Francisco Lindor is so good, he can't help but smile even as he hits a home run
With a quick swing, smooth hands and a seemingly endless supply of exuberance, you can't help but smile when watching
During the Indians' 3-2 win against the Orioles on Sunday night, extending their winning streak to an amazing 18 games along the way, Lindor came up with the eventual game-winning homer. When he got a center-cut pitch from
Just look at that smile, plastered on his face as he prepares to swing. You could light your apartment with a smile that brilliant:
He couldn't even stop as he ran down to first base:
Of course, there may be a reason for the smile (beyond Lindor being a source of joy, of course): After he broke his bat earlier in the game,
That moment when Francisco Lindor hits a homer with your bat. pic.twitter.com/WkWYCoVmcy— Jordan Bastian (@MLBastian) September 11, 2017
When Lindor returned to the dugout, he gave Almonte a hug. Moments later, Almonte jokingly wrote Lindor's name on the barrel of the game-changing bat.
"I was like, 'No man, this is just one-time luck,'" said Lindor, laughing. "I'm not going to use that in a game."