Baseball is a game of numbers — OPS, WAR, and UZR has become the language of the game — but it is also a game of style.
What else would you expect from a game that is, essentially a compilation of individual performances, with those individuals coming from a variety of backgrounds.
Despite what the unwritten rules police want you to believe, baseball is a game of flair.
We want to highlight that — and what better way to start than to we rank the sweetest swings in baseball today.
With apologies to Joe Mauer, Adrian Gonzalez, Manny Machado, Adam Jones, Travis Shaw, Miguel Cabrera, Giancarlo Stanton and many, many more, here are the 12 sweetest swings in baseball today:
All Gifs via MLB.com.