MLB

  • PNC Park Tarp Swallows Grounds Crew Member Whole (Videos)

    PNC Park Tarp Swallows Grounds Crew Member Whole (Videos)

    The infield tarp at PNC Park was hungry on Tuesday.  So during a rain delay in the third inning of a game between the Padres and Pirates, it decided to wet its appetite by swallowing a grounds crew member whole: Luckily, Andrew McCutchen, Sean Rodriguez, and other members of the Pirates were standing by to […]

  • A-Rod Heads the List of 2015 MLB All-Star Snubs

    A-Rod Heads the List of 2015 MLB All-Star Snubs

    On Sunday MLB revealed which players were elected starters for the 2015 MLB All-Star Game. On Monday they released the player selections, manager selections, and candidates for the “final player” vote. As always, there are plenty of questionable selections and obvious snubs. But before we get to those, take a look at who made the […]

  • Jon Lester Got a Hit! (Video)

    Jon Lester Got a Hit! (Video)

    Chicago Cubs pitcher Jon Lester had gone without a hit in the first 66 regular season at-bats of his Major League career—which easily broke former Padres pitcher Joey Hamilton’s previous record of 57 at-bats without a hit. And now it appears as though the new mark for batting futility to begin a career will remain […]

  • Vin Scully Says Gingers Will Be Extinct By 2030 (Video)

    Vin Scully Says Gingers Will Be Extinct By 2030 (Video)

    Poor Gingers.  They just can’t get no love.  Not even from famed Dodgers announcer Vin Scully. Just listen to Scully talk about the extinction of Gingers while discussing a pregame promotion the Dodgers had in honor of their redheaded infielder, Justin Turner: Your browser does not support iframes. This is probably a good time to […]

  • Bryce Harper Hits Most Patriotic Home Run Ever (Video)

    Bryce Harper Hits Most Patriotic Home Run Ever (Video)

    Yesterday, on the Fourth of July, the United States celebrated it’s 239th birthday.  And while I’m not so sure who was responsible for the most patriotic home run from the first 238 years of America’s existence, I do know for sure that after 239 years, that achievement now belongs to Bryce Harper, who hit a […]

  • Lil’ Jon Threw Out a Terrible First Pitch at Petco Park (Video)

    Lil’ Jon Threw Out a Terrible First Pitch at Petco Park (Video)

    Lil’ Jon left our lives for a while, but came roaring back with last summer’s anthem “Turn Down for What?” As great as that song was (and it WAS great) it didn’t make him any better at baseball. The producer/rapper made an appearance at Petco Park in San Diego to throw out a first pitch […]

  • Dee Gordon Shows His Wheels with an Inside the Park HR (Video)

    Dee Gordon Shows His Wheels with an Inside the Park HR (Video)

    Normally, it takes a well-hit ball and a pretty monumental screw-up to tally an inside-the-park home run. However, Dee Gordon of the Miami Marlins is so fast that it only takes a well-hit ball and a MEDIUM-SIZED screwup for him to get a four-bagger. Yup, the Giants outfielders seemed to need a second pass on […]