Some of our favorite major league baseball players have some seriously intimidating rituals when it comes to walking into the batter’s box.
But none of them come close to the at-bat ritual of this high school player. Kudos to Deadspin for finding this web gem on Thursday and sharing it with the masses.
Fast-forward to his plate appearance about 1:15 into the video to see what we mean.
You have to figure that No. 12 is also pretty skilled at sword-fighting, or spends his downtime practicing with nunchucks.
Whatever the reason may be, we know we’d be terrified if we were a pitcher faced with the task of striking this guy out.