Batting Stance Guy

stance span 560x298Gar Ryness, better known as the Batting Stance Guy, is an American sports entertainer and Youtube phenomenon. He is known for his ability to perform spot-on impressions of the batting stances of Major League Baseball players. He can mimic the batting stances of the starting line-ups of all 30 MLB teams with alarming accuracy.

His talent has made him a favorite in Major League Clubhouses, on baseball broadcasts, and has even landed him on the Late Show with David Letterman :

Gar recently joined us on our podcast, The Gunaxin Show to discuss his unique talent, and his new book, “A Love Letter to Baseball.”

Gar has a shit-ton of videos on his page, and his YouTube channel, but we’ll share some of his most popular here.

This is the video that started it all :

‘Batting Stance Guy’ Impresses Manny Ramirez

Prince Fielder vs. Batting Stance Guy

Batting Stance Guy Meets Kevin Youkilis

The Rise of the ‘Batting Stance Guy’

Listen to our interview with Gar below, on the Gunaxin Show. The Gunaxin Show is classified as Explicit, so probably NSFW, unless you work here.


Philip Van der Vossen

Editor at Gunaxin
Philip Van der Vossen is the Editor of Gunaxin, a Men's Lifestyle Magazine that was established in 2008. Philip also created and hosts the Trail Trek Tour, a traveling series of off-road events for automotive media.

Additionally, Philip has served as Rally Director for the Washington Automotive Press Association, Speaker at IMPAcon and Blogs with Balls, Chairman of the Relay For Life of North Anne Arundel County, Examiner Team Leader for the Maryland Performance Excellence Awards, and Credentialed Founder of Capitals Outsider.

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