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Watch Eric Hosmer’s bat flip from Game 1 of the World Series

Kansas City Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer flipped his bat after hitting a sacrifice fly that scored Alcides Escobar for the winning run in the 14th inning of Game 1 of the World Series.
Kansas City Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer flipped his bat after hitting a sacrifice fly that scored Alcides Escobar for the winning run in the 14th inning of Game 1 of the World Series. jsleezer@kcstar.com

’Tis the season for bat flips.

Jose Bautista had the mother of all bat flips in the ALDS, but as Sam Mellinger wrote about, Eric Hosmer’s bat flip on a sacrifice fly in the 14th inning of Game 1 of the World Series was pretty spectacular.

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