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Kris Bryant Honored as MVP, So Naturally He Lasered a Homered in Response (VIDEO)

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Before tonight’s game, Kris Bryant was honored for his MVP win in 2016, together with the last Cubs infielder to take home the honor:


So what do you do on the night you are honored for being the best player in your league?

You do this in your first at bat, naturally (full video at

The homer was Bryant’s fifth of the year, and it was a freaking laser beam. The reigning MVP has heated up ever since a slow start to the season, and there’s little reason to believe he’s going to slow down any time soon.

(Hey, how about those extension talks?)


Brett Taylor

Brett Taylor is the Editor and Lead Writer at Bleacher Nation, and you can find him on Twitter at @BleacherNation.