Posted 5/25/12 at 7:43 PM

Jose Bautista is heating up and he knows it

Jose Bautista has raised his average 35 points in his last nine games.

His power has returned, as he entered Friday with 12 home runs -- sixth-most in the AL.

So why in the world is the Blue Jays slugger trying to cool down his bat?

Truth be told, Bautista had just signed a fan's souvenir lumber and was trying to dry the ink quickly.

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