Someone just created a bat-flipping SnowBautista in Calgary

Oct 4 2018, 4:52 pm

Calgary’s no stranger to snow — that has become pretty clear over the past few days.

With snow comes snowmen, and with snowmen comes the creation of the occasional Snow-Something-Else.

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Last year we got this magnificent SnowGorilla, built in the depths of winter last January.

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A gigantic snow gorilla in Calgary (winegirlerin/Instagram)

However, it looks like the ante has already been upped, and we’re not even officially in winter 2018/2019 yet!

Local Calgarian Christ Ripley posted a photo of his SnowBautista creation to Twitter on Wednesday, complete with the bat-flip made iconic during game five in the 2015 ALDS.

The bat-flip quickly became an internet meme, with various depictions of Bautista being shared online, and even landing him on the cover of Golden Grahams Crunch cereal boxes.

 

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Now the flip will live on through Ripley’s snowy creation — at least until the next chinook, that is!