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  • Stat Line of the Night — 8/28/2013 — Brandon Moss

    Stat Line of the Night — 8/28/2013 — Brandon Moss

    With a spot in the postseason within their grasp, the Oakland Athletics were looking to win their third in a row last night against the Detroit Tigers, thus increasing the gap between themselves and the rest of the pack in their race for the final Wild Card spot.  And thanks to some solid offensive contributions […]

  • The 10 Highest-Paid Female Athletes of 2013

    The 10 Highest-Paid Female Athletes of 2013

    With the 2013 U.S. Open underway in New York, now is the perfect time to do a countdown of the highest-paid female athletes in the world. Why is that, you ask? Because of the 10 top earners in women’s sports, seven are tennis players. It’s hard for me to put my finger on why, exactly, women’s […]

  • Rafael Nadal Gives Us The Best Shot of the 2013 U.S Open (Video)

    Rafael Nadal Gives Us The Best Shot of the 2013 U.S Open (Video)

    If you’re Ryan Harrison, a 21-year-old tennis player ranked no. 104 in the world, and you draw Rafael Nadal in the first round of the U.S. Open, you know you’ve got your work cut out for you. However, you might come in with just a sliver of hope. After all, while Nadal is the most […]

  • This Day In Sports History (August 28th) — Tiger Woods

    This Day In Sports History (August 28th) — Tiger Woods

     It was on this day in 1994 that Tiger Woods won the United States Amateur Golf Championship.  It was the first of three consecutive US Amateur Golf Championship titles for Tiger. Woods recorded his first US Amateur Championship at the tender age of 18, as he defeated Trip Kuehne in the final at TPC Sawgrass […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 8/27/2013 — Shane Victorino

    Stat Line of the Night — 8/27/2013 — Shane Victorino

    The Boston Red Sox and Baltimore Orioles kicked off a three-game set last night that could very well determine which of these two teams—along with the Tampa Bay Rays—will finish atop the AL East.  And following last night’s offensive outburst from Shane Victorino, it appears as though the Red Sox are now in the driver’s […]

  • Skate LA: Levi Maestro & Theotis Beasley

    Skate LA: Levi Maestro & Theotis Beasley

    Last week marked the introduction of SIMPLE Mobile’s interesting and inspirational new web series, Change Your Game, hosted by Levi Maestro–the man behind his own successful web series, Maestro Knows. The first installment focused on Levi’s quest to seek out–and help out–a street artist named Push, by giving him something he’d never had before: his own gallery show. Well, Change […]

  • The 14 Retirement Gifts Given to Mariano Rivera…So Far

    The 14 Retirement Gifts Given to Mariano Rivera…So Far

    When most people retire after a long successful career, their employers and coworkers get them something kind of lame, like a plaque, or an engraved beer stein from Things Remembered. If you are a very famous and successful Major League Baseball player, however, there’s a little more fanfare. You don’t just get a little token […]

  • This Day In Sports History (August 27th) — Steve Francis

    This Day In Sports History (August 27th) — Steve Francis

    It was on this day in 1999 that the Vancouver Grizzlies traded Steve Francis to the Houston Rockets.  In exchange for Francis, the Grizzlies received Michael Dickerson, Othella Harrington, Antoine Carr, Brent Price, plus first and second round draft picks. Prior to the draft, Francis publicly let it be known that he was not interested […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 8/26/2013 — Chris Carter

    Stat Line of the Night — 8/26/2013 — Chris Carter

    Even the worst team in Major League Baseball has to win sometimes.  That was exactly what happened last night at U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago, as the Houston Astros were victorious over the White Sox thanks to the bat of designated hitter Chris Carter. Carter has put up some respectable power numbers this season, and […]

  • 20 Fan Signs with Amusing Messages for Alex Rodriguez

    20 Fan Signs with Amusing Messages for Alex Rodriguez

    Okay everyone, this will be the last list making fun of A-Rod for a while. Well, probably. I shouldn’t make any guarantees, because you never know. But after the “most embarrassing moments of Alex Rodriguez” list we did last week and this here “fan signs” list, I think any more would be overkill. Anyway, yes, […]

  • This Day In Sports History (August 26th) — 1972 Olympics

    This Day In Sports History (August 26th) — 1972 Olympics

    It was on this day in 1972 that the opening ceremonies were held for the 20th Summer Olympic Games.  The games were held in Munich in what was then West Germany. The 1972 Summer Olympic Games are most remembered for a great performance by an American swimmer, as well as a horrific tragedy which took […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 8/25/2013 — Ryan Vogelsong

    Stat Line of the Night — 8/25/2013 — Ryan Vogelsong

    It had been over three months since Ryan Vogelsong had last earned a victory on the mound, but that streak of futility came to an end following a terrific performance against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday. The Giants’ righty was nearly flawless, allowing just two hits and one walk while striking out five over the […]