MLB

  • Julio Borbon: Decent Ballplayer, Terrible Actor (Video + GIF)

    Julio Borbon: Decent Ballplayer, Terrible Actor (Video + GIF)

    The flopping epidemic has already spread from soccer to hockey and basketball. In fact, it got so bad in basketball that the NBA now fines players for flopping. Now it appears this flopping business has even spread to baseball. However, ballplayers are still new to the flopping game, so they have yet to hone their […]

  • The Anatomy of Justin Verlander’s Four-Pitch Arsenal (GIF)

    The Anatomy of Justin Verlander’s Four-Pitch Arsenal (GIF)

    Last week we showed you a mesmerizing aniamted GIF that shows the trajectory of each pitch that Texas Rangers pitcher Yu Darvish throws. To create it, some guy out there on the internet named Drew Shepard superimposed five separate clips of Darvish pitching over each other and then lined up the release point. The results were so awesome that […]

  • David Ortiz to Boston Red Sox Fans: “This Is Our F*cking City”

    David Ortiz to Boston Red Sox Fans: “This Is Our F*cking City”

    It was an emotional day at Fenway Park on Saturday, as the Boston Red Sox played their first home game since the tragic events at Monday’s Boston Marathon.  Most of those in attendance put their emotions on display in a safe-for-work manner, whether it be through the use of signs, by chanting “U-S-A,” or by […]

  • Astros Fan Catches a Home Run With a Popcorn Bucket (Video)

    Astros Fan Catches a Home Run With a Popcorn Bucket (Video)

    The man in the video you are about to watch is not the first person to catch a baseball in a popcorn bucket.  But he is the latest, so that’s why we’re talking about him. It took place during Sunday’s series finale between the Indians and the Astros at Minute Maid Park in Houston.  With […]

  • Neil Diamond Sings “Sweet Caroline” at Fenway Park (Video)

    Neil Diamond Sings “Sweet Caroline” at Fenway Park (Video)

    Last Wednesday, just two days after the Boston Marathon Bombing, Bruins fans encapsulated the strength of their city by coming together and singing the Star Spangled Banner in unison during the B’s first home game since the tragic act of terrorism. On Saturday, it was Red Sox Nation’s chance to put Boston’s strength on display, […]