Aaron Decide has just a few game-day rituals. First, he likes to chew bubblegum earlier than stepping onto the sphere. There’s additionally the significance of walk-up music: the baseball participant, who was lately introduced because the sixteenth captain for the New York Yankees, mentioned he used to hearken to “Hey” by Pop Smoke proper earlier than a recreation. Now, he is testing out some new choices, a lot to the enjoyment of his spouse, Samantha Bracksieck. “That is by far the hardest resolution any baseball participant has to make within the off season,” Decide jokingly informed Jimmy Fallon on “The Tonight Show” on Jan. 23.
Decide defined his course of. “I make an entire playlist. I’ve about 30 or 40 songs. I am in my automotive. My spouse will get mad at me,” he mentioned. “I will be sitting there and I will be like, ‘Okay, this one. Now batting, quantity 99, Aaron Decide,” and play it after which you already know begin it over and I will be like ‘What’d you suppose? Was that it? Okay, subsequent one.'”
The humorous anecdote provides a glimpse into Decide’s candy relationship with Bracksieck. The pair initially met and began relationship whereas in highschool in California. They have been reportedly on and off earlier than getting again collectively in 2019, and have flown fairly beneath the radar since. The highschool sweethearts married in Hawaii in December 2021 at a personal ceremony.
Take heed to Decide delve into the behind the scenes selections which have formed his profession above.