Josh Donaldson transforms from Blue Jay into Viking

Toronto Blue Jays' Josh Donaldson made an appearance on the Canadian-Irish drama, Vikings. The first episode aired on Wednesday night on History Canada.

3rd baseman makes his debut on TV show

Toronto Blue Jays Josh Donaldson appeared on an episode of the TV Show Vikings. (@HistoryTVCanada / Twitter)

And the Golden Globe goes to... Josh Donaldson.

The Toronto Blue Jay has made his debut on History Canada's Vikings — the first episode aired on Wednesday night. It may have only been one line but he nailed it.



Toronto fans couldn't contain their excitement:




The Blue Jays slugger made the trip across the ocean to Ireland to film an episode of Vikings on History Canada.

Apparently he's a big fan — can you tell? 


The Bringer of the Rain quickly transformed from a third baseman to Hoskuld, a Viking warrior.

Fans were eagerly awaited Donaldson's appearance on the Canadian-Irish drama. 




The Toronto Blue Jays also contributed to the ratings.


While History Canada  cleverly predicted Wednesday night's forecast. 


They call that a two-for-one special. Maybe Josh Donaldson found his true calling...once he retires from baseball of course. 

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