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  • Managers Brawl During Alaskan Baseball Game (Video)

    Managers Brawl During Alaskan Baseball Game (Video)

    If you watch baseball for the hitting, pitching, fielding, and other impressive displays of athleticism and skill, Major League Baseball is your obvious choice.  But if you’re the type that watches baseball strictly for the brawls (or, at least, the prospects of a brawl), then the Alaskan Baseball League has just what you’re looking for. […]

  • Trevor Bauer Reaction to Impressive Evan Gattis Home Run: “Wow” (Video)

    Trevor Bauer Reaction to Impressive Evan Gattis Home Run: “Wow” (Video)

    In baseball, coaches always tell pitchers that if they’re going to miss their spots, miss them out of the strike zone. Don’t miss over the plate in the hitter’s wheelhouse. On Wednesday night in Cleveland, that’s exactly what Indians pitcher Trevor Bauer did against the Astros’ Evan Gattis in the top of the first. Aiming […]

  • MLB Announces Lineup for the New (Supposedly Improved) 2015 Home Run Derby

    MLB Announces Lineup for the New (Supposedly Improved) 2015 Home Run Derby

    MLB has announced the eight players who will take part in the reformatted home run derby at the 2015 MLB All-Star Game. Unfortunately, the lineup will not feature Giancarlo Stanton (27), who is injured, nor will it feature Bryce Harper (25), who declined his invitation because his dad is just coming off rotator cuff surgery […]

  • Awesome Fans Dress Like Umps in Seats Behind Home Plate (Video)

    Awesome Fans Dress Like Umps in Seats Behind Home Plate (Video)

    Two fans at the Mets-Giants game in San Francisco last night opted out of wearing their favorite player’s jersey and opted in to wear their favorite ump’s…everything. Told more directly, two fans seated in TERRIFIC seats behind home plate donned umpire masks and blue shirts, imitating every call that actual home plate ump Andy Fletcher […]

  • Ump Takes Foul Ball From a Hipster, Tosses It to Kid (Video)

    Ump Takes Foul Ball From a Hipster, Tosses It to Kid (Video)

    Score one for karmic justice as an ump in Monday’s Mets-Giants game tracked down a foul ball on the first-base side, saved it from the coffee-scented grasp of a belfanneled hipster, and tossed it to a much younger fan. It’s a heartwarming story that everyone can get behind. Except the hipster, but their feelings don’t […]

  • 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 […]