MUSIC TO THEIR EARS
The single most-viewed blog I’ve posted in the short time I’ve done this on-and-off over the last few seasons was an April, 2012 post about player walk-up songs.
As one who’s always wanted to give the people what they want, here’s a look at who’s walking up to what to begin the 2014 season.
Henderson Alvarez–Watch Out for This (Major Lazer)
Jeff Baker–Machinehead (Bush)
Steve Cishek–Send Me/Represent (116 Clique)
Derek Dietrich–In The Air Tonight (Phil Collins) That Power (wil.i.Am)
Greg Dobbs–Dark Horse (Katy Perry)
Mike Dunn–Bartholomew (The Silent Comedy)
Nathan Eovaldi–God’s Gonna Cut You Down (Johnny Cash)
Jose Fernandez–Se Compra Oro (Los 4) on Opening Night…changes nearly every start
Brad Hand–Wrecking Ball (Miley Cyrus)
Adeiny Hechavarria–Ambition (Wale)
Dan Jennings–Ooh Aah My Life Be Like (Grits)
Garrett Jones–Animal (Pearl Jam), Whiskey in a Jar (Metallica) and White Walls (Macklemore and Ryan Lewis)
Tom Koehler–Won’t Back Down (Eminem/Pink)
Casey McGehee–Simple Man (Shinedown)
Marcell Ozuna–Que Se Mueran de Envidia (Paramba), Yo La Queria Pila (Chimbala) and Siente El Ki (Los Lunatikos)
A.J. Ramos–Power (Kanye West)
Jarrod Saltalamacchia–All of the Lights (Kanye West)
Giancarlo Stanton–Clique re-mix (Kanye West) and Doin’ That (Clyde Carson)
Christian Yelich–Cameras (Drake)
Keep an ear out for a feature about player walk-up songs, how they’re chosen and the special meaning some hold, coming up on Marlins On Deck at some point in the next couple of weeks.
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