MLB

  • 9 Things You Should Know About Future MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred

    9 Things You Should Know About Future MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred

    Baseball’s got a new commissioner. Twenty years after the Bud Selig era began, it wound down, culminating in yesterday’s election of new top dog for baseball. The man is Rob Manfred, and we don’t know too much about him. More accurately, we don’t know many interesting things about him. We’re just now starting to learn about […]

  • 40 GIFs of Baseball Fans Making Amazing Catches

    40 GIFs of Baseball Fans Making Amazing Catches

    Most of the time, the best part of a baseball game happens on the field. Maybe it’s a pitcher throwing a complete game shutout. Maybe it’s a light-hitting utility infielder clearing the bases with a standup triple. Or maybe it’s something entirely unrelated to baseball, like the catcher on one team leaving a snack at home plate […]

  • Little League Ump from the Bahamas Performs Funky Dances Between Pitches (Video)

    Little League Ump from the Bahamas Performs Funky Dances Between Pitches (Video)

    In case the differences in cultures weren’t apparent between the Caribbean, especially laid-back Bahamas, and those stiff, uptight Americans, look no further than the way our umpires move. In America, they…they don’t move. They sit there, and the most we’ll get out of them is a gruff “Yerrr out!”—if we’re lucky. It’s pretty oppressive. In […]

  • Yasiel Puig Nearly Hits Matt Kemp with an Angry Bat Flip (Video)

    Yasiel Puig Nearly Hits Matt Kemp with an Angry Bat Flip (Video)

    Yasiel Puig has his own style about him, and a big part of his chill approach to the game of baseball is his signature bat flip (normally) upon getting walked. However, tossing a bat isn’t all fun and games. It’s a flying piece of lumber. So what we call a bat “flip” when Yasiel Puig […]