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  • Jeff Francoeur Was the Victim of a Cruel Month-Long Prank (Video)

    Jeff Francoeur Was the Victim of a Cruel Month-Long Prank (Video)

    Most pranks, particularly those of the locker room variety, tend to only last a few minutes, but Jeff Francoeur was recently the victim of a much more elaborate and long-term practical joke. Francoeur, who is currently playing for the San Diego Padres’ minor league team in El Paso, is known for his kind and friendly demeanor. […]

  • Bryce Harper Sent a Ball Into Orbit vs. the Marlins (Video)

    Bryce Harper Sent a Ball Into Orbit vs. the Marlins (Video)

    Bryce Harper entered Wednesday in the midst of an awful slump, hitting just .160 with zero home runs and zero RBIs in 17 at bats on the season… Then he did this: After being reviewed, Harper’s three-run homer would stand, bringing the Nats to within two runs of the Miami Marlins. Harper finished the game […]

  • Atlanta Braves Set American Flag on Fire at Home Opener (Pic)

    Atlanta Braves Set American Flag on Fire at Home Opener (Pic)

    See that photo above? That’s Turner Field, home of the Atlanta Braves. If you look closely, out in center field, above the giant video board, you’ll see the American flag. Here’s what it looks like up close: Now, there’s nothing special about this particular American flag. It’s not unusually large, and as far as I […]

  • Batkid Throws Out Ceremonial First Pitch at Giants’ Home Opener (Video)

    Batkid Throws Out Ceremonial First Pitch at Giants’ Home Opener (Video)

    You might have forgotten about the Batkid, but the Batkid hasn’t forgotten about you. In fact, 5-year-old Miles Scott is still prowling the mean streets of San Francisco, looking for wrongs to make right. Or, in this case, Giants’ ceremonial first pitches to make right, which also falls under the Batkid duty umbrella. In typical […]

  • Bartolo Colon Shakes His Belly, Much to Our Delight (GIF)

    Bartolo Colon Shakes His Belly, Much to Our Delight (GIF)

    New York Mets pitcher Bartolo Colon reminded us all that he is still a pretty good pitcher on Monday, as he went seven innings, allowing only six hits, no walks, and no runs during a 4-0 victory over the Braves in Atlanta. And in the midst of his dominant outing, he also remind us of […]

  • Guy Gets Punched by Cubs Mascot After Taking Off His Head (Video)

    Guy Gets Punched by Cubs Mascot After Taking Off His Head (Video)

    If you’ve spent any time at all observing sports mascots, you know that sometimes they get into playful fights with other mascots or fans. But it is possible to enrage a mascot to the point of getting punched in the face, and it actually isn’t even that hard.  All you have to do is take […]

  • Cards’ Matt Adams Shoves Reds Fan, Gets Flipped Off (Video)

    Cards’ Matt Adams Shoves Reds Fan, Gets Flipped Off (Video)

    In most situations, if you get shoved, it’s considered a negative event or something to be avoided. But in the case of this fan of the Cincinnati Reds, the time he got shoved by Matt Adams of the St. Louis Cardinals will probably be a point of pride for years and decades to come. That’s […]

  • Even When the Chicago Cubs Win They’re a Disaster (GIFs)

    Even When the Chicago Cubs Win They’re a Disaster (GIFs)

    Like the headline there says, even when the Chicago Cubs win they’re a disaster. Yesterday the baby bears were in Pittsburgh playing the Pirates, and although they managed to avoid a season-opening sweep with a 3-2 win, they could not avoid making asses of themselves on two separate occasions. The first offense came courtesy of […]