Unlike LeBron James' famously involved choreographed handshakes with individual teammates, Brantley's are all-business. Indeed, "The Professional" is merely a deliberate handshake.
After his first home-run, he shared a "Hulk Smash" handshake with second baseman Jason Kipnis.
The Indians' hyperactive Twitter persona, @Indians, chimed in with an apt pop-cultural reference, pasted dutifully below. (This is truly hot-off-the-presses journalism for your Wednesday morning, is it not?)
Eric Stratton, rush chairman. Damn glad to meet ya. (Google "Animal House," kids.) pic.twitter.com/YMx88t8GMo— Cleveland Indians (@Indians) August 26, 2015