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The best of Ole Miss baseball's 2017 walkout songs

The tunes you hear on your way to the dish or to the mound are very important. How else are you going to slap a dinger or catch someone looking with some filth? Let's take a look at who cracked the Cup's top 10.

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Ole Miss baseball released the official walkout songs for each player heading into the 2017 season. Naturally, per tradition, we're going to rank them using nothing but our own trivial opinions.

Let's take a look at the Cup's Walk Out Power Rankings.

1. Andrew Lowe: "Black Beatles" by Rae Sremmurd


2. D.J. Miller: "Pimp Juice" by Nelly

An oldie but a goodie.

3. Korey Bell: "God’s Gonna Cut You Down" by Johnny Cash

Anytime someone born after 1990 knows who The Man in Black is, I applaud it. He must also be a fan of the end of the 2012 Egg Bowl motivational video.

4. Kyle Watson: "Kickstart My Heart" by Mötley Crüe

I can only assume this is a shout out to Dwight K. Schrute’s sales call ritual.

5. Thomas Dillard: "Ordinary Life" by The Weeknd

Here’s to Tank having plenty of beauty behind the madness on the field this year.

6. Colby Bortles: "Come and Get It" by Selena Gomez

Smash has another banger for everyone this season. This time, it’s from a former Disney star.

7. Tate Blackman: "Again" by Kevin Gates

Only fitting that Mr. Two Bag comes out to the man who has two phones.

8. Grae Kessinger: "Hands in the Air" by Miley Cyrus

The true freshman has learned well. First the mohawk, now Miley.

9. Brady Feigl: "Slow Loud and Bangin’" by Chamillionaire

This has to be a shout out to Nic “Beer Can Chicken” Perkins. Respect.

10. Nick Fortes: "No Problem" by Chance the Rapper feat. 2 Chainz & Lil Wayne

The sophomore catcher got him a real good jam with this one.

The rest

In no particular order:

  • Ryan Olenek: "In The Name Of Love" by Martin Garrix and Bebe Rexha
  • Will Golsan: "Buy The World" by Mike Will Made It
  • Connor Green: "Hell On Wheels" by Brantley Gilbert
  • Andy Pagnozzi: "Peanut Butter Jelly" by Galantis
  • Dallas Woolfolk: "Bad Company" by Five Finger Death Punch
  • James McArthur: "Never Go Home Again" by Cody Johnson Band
  • Andrew Lowe: "Bad To The Bone" by George Thorogood
  • Michael Fitzsimmons: "Go Harder" by Future
  • Sean Johnson: "The Hum" by Dimitri Vegas and Like Mike vs. Ummet Ozcan
  • Micah McHugh: "Great I Am" by Phillips, Craig & Dean
  • Carson Klepzig: "Save A Horse [Ride A Cowboy]" by Big & Rich
  • Bryce Blaum: "Smoke A Little Smoke" by Eric Church
  • David Parkinson: "Are You Ready" by AC/DC
  • Chase Cockrell: "Kings Of Summer" by Ayokay
  • Greer Holston: "Church Clap" by KB
  • Cooper Johnson: "Intoxicated" by Martin Solveig
  • Cole Zabowski: "Sweet Emotion" by Aerosmith
  • Will Ethridge: "Godzilla" by Blue Olster Cult
  • Ryan Rolison: "The Buzz" by Hermitude
  • Bryan Seamster: "Can't Stop" by Red Hot Chili Peppers
  • Jackson Tavel: "Wrong Side Of Heaven" by Five Finger Death Punch
  • Jason Barber: "Feel Good Inc." by Gorillaz
  • Trace Tyre: "Sunset" by Kid Ink
  • Thomas Spinelli: "Gimme Three Steps" by Lynyrd Skynyrd
  • Houston Roth: "Slow Ride" by Foghat
  • Tim Rowe: "Danza Kuduro" by Don Omar feat. Lucenzo

The RCR crew has walkout songs, too

And because you all are dying to know, here are tracks for the staff here at the Cup as they read in your program for our 2017 Opening Day lineup.


  1. Jim Lohmar: "In the A" by Big Boi feat. Ludacris & T.I.
  2. The Ghost of Jay Cutler: "Black Skinhead" by Kanye West
  3. Gray Hardison: "Pony" by Ginuwine
  4. Jeff Gray: "The Way We Ball (Undaground Legend)" by Lil Flip
  5. Whiskey Wednesday: "Frolic" by Luciano Michelini
  6. Juco All-American: "Surfin’ Bird" by The Trashmen
  7. Michael Borkey: "I Got Mine" by The Black Keys
  8. smeargle: "Shape of You" by Ed Sheeran
  9. TwoYardsandaCloudofEnricky: "Houston" by Dean Martin

Pitching Rotation

Friday - Alex McDaniel: "Scrape" by Gucci Mane

Saturday - Matt Forgette: “Blockbuster Night Pt. 1” by Run The Jewels

Sunday - Christoph Ludwig: “Sweetness” by Jimmy Eat World

Closer - Ben Piper: “What You Know” by T.I.

Front Office

Manager - Zach Berry: "Call Casting" by Migos

Sabermetrics Analyst - Will Gates: “Darlington County” by Bruce Springsteen