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Watch Aaron Judge perfect a bat flip for 'MLB The Show 18'

The "Top 50 Bat Flips of All Time" debuted on MLB Network this past Sunday and got us even more excited for the 2018 season. From past to present, we were able to relive the iconic bat flips that made us jump out of our seats.
Now that Spring Training is just a few weeks away, Aaron Judge added to the bat flip canon with his own rendition for MLB The Show 18:

He also added a new twist to bat flipping with this thunderous bat smash:

Judge is on the cover of the video game, and is the "first rookie to be selected for the cover honor in a U.S. release," according to Bryan Hoch.
And it appears the 2017 AL Rookie of the Year is not only ready to smash balls over the fence- - he's going to do it with a smile on his face.
Judge went up against YouTube star / Twitch streamer Brennon O'Neill in a contest for the first round of bat flips. And you can vote for your favorite for the one you want to see in MLB The Show: