You already knew that Ronald Acuña Jr. was special by virtue of all the things he did before his ACL injury last year. But now that he’s back, it’s nice to be reminded so quickly what we were missing.
For example, the dude can CRUSH the ball, as the Braves rightly note on this massive 450-foot blast …
— Atlanta Braves (@Braves) May 7, 2022
… but they’re leaving out the best part:
This homer swept us off our feet, too.
— MLB (@MLB) May 7, 2022
he gets knocked down
BUT HE GETS UP AGAIN pic.twitter.com/fOpEFcJWyl
— Cut4 (@Cut4) May 7, 2022
That’s just good old fashioned fun right there for Acuña’s first homer since his return. I assume they won’t all include him falling on his duff after his swing, but you know what? I wouldn’t hate it if that became his new celebration.