Andrej “Babybay” Francisty
Andrej “Babybay” Francisty is one of the most well-known players in the Overwatch League. He mostly plays Soldier 76 and Widowmaker. The American has been playing LAN games since he was 15, competitive gaming is his life and he’s driven to be the best. The franchise hitscan player for the San Francisco has gone through some controversies throughout his career as a professional esports player.
In his former days playing Counter-Strike: Global Offence professionally Babybay, known as flex at the time, got banned mid-match for cheating. He was also considered a huge troll in his CS:GO days. Since then Francisty has become one of the biggest and best personalities in the Overwatch League. He is also the face of the #babybaychallenge. The goal is to raise money for youth-focused mental health organizations in the San Francisco area.
Babybay has changed a lot over his esports career and everyone can agree that it’s for the better. He will forever be a part of the league and having him be one of the faces of a franchise can only mean good things for increasing the league’s legitimacy.