More Archives - Page 343 of 542 - Total Pro Sports Page 343

More

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 8/15/11 — Jim Thome

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 8/15/11 — Jim Thome

    When Alex Rodriguez was approaching the 600th home run of his career, a feat he reached on August 4, 2010, everyone in America took notice.  Media outlets across the country followed the story and it seemed as though every American sports fan was following A-Rod’s pursuit of the historic milestone.  The Minnesota Twins’ Jim Thome […]

  • Boy Hits $50,000 Hockey Shot, May Not Get Prize (Video)

    Boy Hits $50,000 Hockey Shot, May Not Get Prize (Video)

    During the intermission of a “Shattuck vs The World” charity hockey game at Shattuck St. Mary’s Ice Arena in Fairbault, Minnesota, eleven-year-old Nate Smith stepped onto the ice and delivered a puck through a hole less than four inches wide from 89-feet away.  That shot won Nate $50,000 from Odds On Promotions, or so he […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Skateboarding At Its Sexiest!

    Picture Of The Day: Skateboarding At Its Sexiest!

    This image literally has me at a loss for words.  I mean, what else is there to say, besides that fact that this woman may not only be the sexiest thing in the world to ever step foot onto a skateboard, but she may also be the sexiest thing in the world, period! A gorgeous, […]

  • 13 Most Awesome Old-School Sports Video Games

    13 Most Awesome Old-School Sports Video Games

    The other day, as I was negotiating a trade between the New York Mets and St. Louis Cardinals in the franchise mode of MLB 11 The Show for PlayStation 3, I made a very obvious realization: sports video games sure have come a long, long way. There I was in 2011, tending to every minute […]

  • A Man Was Choking At The Rogers Cup Yesterday (Video)

    A Man Was Choking At The Rogers Cup Yesterday (Video)

    There was a man choking during the finals of the Rogers Cup tennis tournament in Montreal yesterday afternoon, and you might be surprised to hear that the person doing the choking was neither Novak Djokovic, or his opponent, Mardy Fish.  Instead, the choker on this occasion was a fan seated in the stands taking in […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 8/14/11 — Brandon Belt

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 8/14/11 — Brandon Belt

    With the Arizona Diamondbacks currently in the midst of a six-game winning streak, the San Francisco Giants have suddenly found themselves on the outside of the playoff picture looking in.  They needed a win in Florida yesterday afternoon if they wanted to remain only two games out of top spot in the NL West, and […]

  • Weekly Fantasy Baseball Update: August 6th – August 12th

    Weekly Fantasy Baseball Update: August 6th – August 12th

    Here is your weekly fantasy update, as all eyes are on Dan Uggla to see if he can keep up his hit streak. Fantasy Stud of the Week – Prince Fielder, 1B, Brewers One of the biggest free agents in the coming off-season managed to show his worth this week, helping to push the Brewers […]

  • Figure Skating Piledriver (GIF)

    Figure Skating Piledriver (GIF)

    What was this figure skating pair thinking when they decided to include this lift into their program?  Did they really think the female could carry that weight?  I can’t imagine that this same catastrophe didn’t occur several times during practice, but for some reason they decided to stick with it, and unfortunately for the male, […]

  • Picture Of The Day: A Refreshing Celebration

    Picture Of The Day: A Refreshing Celebration

    Perhaps the only thing more refreshing than drinking a nice cold beer on a hot summer day is being doused in that very same cold beer on a hot summer day.  These women seem to have the right idea, making their victory celebration well worth the pain and sacrifice it took them to make it […]

  • Is This Guy The Worst Basketball Player Ever? (Video)

    Is This Guy The Worst Basketball Player Ever? (Video)

    We’ve all seen those halftime contests at basketball games where a lucky contestant is asked to make a lay-up, followed by a free-throw, a three-pointer, and finally a half-court shot.  Whenever these contests make the highlight reel, nine times out of ten it is because the contestant hits the half-court shot. As for the other […]

  • No One Is More Excited About Tiger Woods’ Shot Than This Guy (Video)

    No One Is More Excited About Tiger Woods’ Shot Than This Guy (Video)

    Currently sitting at +9 through eleven holes during the second round of the PGA Championship, it doesn’t appear as though Tiger Woods will be making the cut this time around.  But that didn’t seem to bother one over-exuberant fan, who was just happy to get a close-up look at the 14-time Major winner, as well […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Can You Spot John Daly?

    Picture Of The Day: Can You Spot John Daly?

    The above image was taken during the PGA Championship’s Past Champions Dinner.  You shouldn’t have any difficulty spotting the likes of Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson or Martin Kaymer.  And if you really look close enough, you may be able to pick out 1991 champion John Daly and his plaid sports jacket. Way to blend in […]

  • The 13 Single-Season ‘Hit By Pitch’ Leaders

    The 13 Single-Season ‘Hit By Pitch’ Leaders

    Has it seemed to you that MLB batters are getting hit by pitches a lot more often these days? Well, there’s good news: you’re not crazy. I did a little digging and discovered that Major League Baseball is currently experiencing a true beanball renaissance. In the 1890s, the average players HBP per game was .419. […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 8/11/11 — Robinson Cano

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 8/11/11 — Robinson Cano

    Sometimes all you really need is one great at bat to earn yourself a spot on our “Stat Line of the Night.”  Robinson Cano proved just that last night, as his New York Yankees played host to the Los Angeles Angels. Cano did manage to record three hits during his four at bats last night, […]