Watch Cardinals top prospect Oscar Taveras hit his first home run ... in his second career at-bat
Taveras homers in second career at-bat
His first at-bat was a three-pitch affair that ended in a line out to left field, but that's not what we're talking about here.
No, we're talking about his second at-bat. That one was a bit more, shall we say, eventful:
As you could probably guess, his teammates were impressed:
And made sure to give him a hero's welcome back in the dugout:
Busch Stadium even demanded a curtain call:
Yeah, the kid knows how to make an introduction. And as majestic as that homer was, it's even better in slow motion: