Odell Beckham Knocks a Happy Gilmore-Style Homer at a Charity Softball Game (Video)
In case you thought that Happy Gilmore only influenced a generation or two of golfers, you might want to check out this Odell Beckham clip, taken from Brad Wing’s celebrity softball game. The Giants wideout stood about three steps behind and two steps outside the batter’s box, only to step in with perfect timing to knock a DEEP ball.
Here’s the hit, from ESPN’s Darren Rovell:
— Darren Rovell (@darrenrovell) June 21, 2016
As if that wasn’t stylish enough, Beckham then punctuated the play with a bat flip that went right towards the camera. I’m sure he upset millions of baseball traditionalists while doing it, too.