Remember Jose Bautista’s amazing bat flip from Game 5 of last year’s Blue Jays-Rangers ALDS? If you need a refresher, here it is:

Well, that bat flip will be featured… in a hockey video game. Yes, EA Sports’ NHL 17 will have Bautista’s bat flip available as one of their goal celebrations:

Here’s a full look at the video game’s goal celebrations:

NHL 17 is set for a September 13, 2016 in North America, on the Playstation 4 and Xbox One consoles.


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