L.A. Dodgers slugger Kiké Hernandez’s “Bend and Snap” tribute video has gone viral and has even caught the attention of actress Reese Witherspoon.
Earlier this week, Hernandez recorded a short video paying homage to “The Bend and Snap,” a memorable scene from the movie “Legally Blonde,” at Dodger Stadium.
For a caption of the video that he posted to Instagram, the Dodgers second baseman wrote: “Captain America in Endgame: ‘That is America’s ass,” a referrence to a scene from the recently released Avengers film. “Me: Hold My Beer!” He added the hashtag: “#PuertoRicosAss”
The tribute video has racked up a combined total of more than 2 million views on Twitter and Instagram.
The Bend and Snap. pic.twitter.com/6KmgDdizTj
— Los Angeles Dodgers (@Dodgers) May 7, 2019
Even Reese Witherspoon, who played Elle Woods on Legally Blonde, approved saying “he hit it out of the park.”
He hit it out of the park 😂 https://t.co/j0nnXOeZsj
— Reese Witherspoon (@ReeseW) May 7, 2019
The Dodgers will host their seventh official LGBT Night on May 31, with about 10,000 LGBTQ fans expected.