MLB

  • Compare the Obama and Bush First PItches in this GIF

    Compare the Obama and Bush First PItches in this GIF

    We don’t like to get political here at TPS, but we have to call ‘em like we see ‘em.  And based on this GIF comparing the first pitches of Barack Obama and George W. Bush, the democrats should just pack it up and go home. Game over. Before any more fanfare, let’s go to the […]

  • Tracy McGrady Takes to the Mound to Throw a First Pitch (Video)

    Tracy McGrady Takes to the Mound to Throw a First Pitch (Video)

    If you recall Tracy McGrady‘s basketball career, you likely remember a lot of promise, insane athletic ability, and a fair amount of disappointment. In looking at Tracy McGrady after retirement and his stint(s) as a pitcher, you probably have some of the same feelings. Last night the former Rocket threw out the first pitch at Minute […]

  • Johnny Manziel Front Row at Texas Rangers Game With Smokeshow (Pics)

    Johnny Manziel Front Row at Texas Rangers Game With Smokeshow (Pics)

    Fresh out of rehab, Johnny Manziel wasted little time getting back in the pubic spotlight. The Browns quarterback was the center of attention at the Ballpark in Arlington tonight, where he was seated in the front row watching the Texas Rangers take on the Los Angeles Angels.  And accompanying Johnny Football in his luxury seats was chairman of […]

  • Carlos Carrasco Takes Line Drive To The Face (Video)

    Carlos Carrasco Takes Line Drive To The Face (Video)

    A frightening scene unfolded at Progressive Field tonight, when Indians pitcher Carlos Carrasco was struck in the face by a line drive off the bat of White Sox outfielder Melky Cabrera. The play took place in the top of the first inning, as Carrasco was facing just his second batter of the game. Luckily, he was […]

  • Dodgers Fan Forced to Swap Jerseys at Diamondbacks Game (Video)

    Dodgers Fan Forced to Swap Jerseys at Diamondbacks Game (Video)

    If you ever decide to visit Chase Field to cheer on your favorite (visiting) team as they take on the Arizona Diamondbacks, make sure you don’t buy seats in the home plate box.  If you do, you’ll be forced to take off all clothing with your team’s colors, or cover them up with Dbacks gear. […]

  • Carter Capps Has The MLB’s Strangest Pitch Delivery (Videos)

    Carter Capps Has The MLB’s Strangest Pitch Delivery (Videos)

    Miami Marlins relief pitcher Carter Capps has only pitched 105.1 innings in his first four seasons in the Majors, accumulating just three wins, three losses, 12 holds, and two blown saves.  Those numbers are nothing special, but he’s quickly becoming a household name thanks to his awkward delivery, which is one of the strangest movements […]

  • This Orioles Fan Turned His Back on Every A-Rod At-Bat (Pics)

    This Orioles Fan Turned His Back on Every A-Rod At-Bat (Pics)

    Baseball fans are a funny lot, especially the old ones, who believe in the sanctity of the game, and the lack of respect that the young players have for those that came before them. They do things like this Orioles fan did last night, which is turn his back on A-Rod because…well, there’s lots of […]

  • Rare Jon Lester Pickoff Attempt Goes Very, Very Poorly (Video)

    Rare Jon Lester Pickoff Attempt Goes Very, Very Poorly (Video)

    During the baseball offseason, the Chicago Cubs made a bunch of big moves that got experts talking about the new Cubs and fans wondering if maybe, just maybe, the everlasting rebuild was over. Well guess what? It turns out that Jon Lester, the Cubs $156 million free agent acquisition, cannot throw the ball to first […]

  • Mets Fan Tries To Throw Beer On Phillies Outfielder (Video)

    Mets Fan Tries To Throw Beer On Phillies Outfielder (Video)

    During the New York Mets’ home opener against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field earlier today, a Mets fan tried to throw his beer onto Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Grady Sizemore through the chainlink fence in right field. The incident took place during the bottom of the fourth inning, following a double off the bat of the […]

  • Tom Brady’s First Pitch at Fenway Opener Was In The Dirt (Video)

    Tom Brady’s First Pitch at Fenway Opener Was In The Dirt (Video)

    Tom Brady has made a name for himself as one of the greatest NFL quarterbacks of all time, but football wasn’t the only sport he showed promise in at a young age.  During his high school days, the three-time Super Bowl MVP was also a pretty good baseball player. While playing catcher at Junípero Serra High […]