Apr 07, 2014
EDM In MLB: Ballers Who Bump Dance Music Before They Bat
Bassnectar feat. Lupe Fiasco - Vava Voom [Amorphous]
Baauer - Harlem Shake [Mad Decent]
Kavinsky - Nightcall [Record Makers]
Moby - Flower [Little Idiot]
A$AP Rocky feat. Skrillex and Birdy Nam Nam - Wild for the Night [RCA]
Wolfgang Gartner - Illmerica [Ultra]
Flux Pavilion - I Can't Stop [Circus]
Benny Benassi feat. Gary Go - Cinema (Skrillex Remix) [Ultra]
Swedish House Mafia & Knife Party - Antidote [EMI]
Calvin Harris feat. Florence Welch - Sweet Nothing [Sony]

Let’s face it–if America’s sport has a musical genre, it’s more likely to be country than EDM. The worlds of baseball and electronic music rarely collide, but when they do, it’s pretty much magical. With 2014’s baseball season officially in full swing, we’re paying homage to some players who have honored EDM in one of the best ways possible: by choosing it as their walk-up music.

Cody Ross (Arizona Diamondbacks)
Bassnectar – Vava Voom

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Pablo Sandoval (San Francisco Giants)
Baauer – Harlem Shake

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Bud Norris (Baltimore Orioles)
Kavinsky – Nightcall

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Bryce Harper (Washington Nationals)
Moby – Flower

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Neil Walker (Pittsburgh Pirates)
A$AP Rocky feat. Skrillex & Birdy Nam Nam – Wild For The Night

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A.J. Griffin (Oakland A’s)
Wolfgang Gartner – Illmerica

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Matt Joyce (Tampa Bay Devil Rays)
Flux Pavilion – I Can’t Stop

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Mat Latos (Cincinnati Reds)
Benny Benassi feat. Gary Go – Cinema (Skrillex Remix)

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Aaron Crow (Kansas City Royals)
Swedish House Mafia & Knife Party – Antidote

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Drew Stubbs (Cleveland Indians)
Calvin Harris feat. Florence Welch – Sweet Nothing

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