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  • This Day In Sports History (July 8th) – 1997 MLB All-Star Game

    This Day In Sports History (July 8th) – 1997 MLB All-Star Game

    It was on this day in 1997 that the 68th annual Major League Baseball All-Star game was played.  The game took place at Jacobs Field in Cleveland, Ohio, and hometown hero Sandy Alomar Jr. was named the game’s Most Valuable Player. The American League went on to win the game by a score of 3-1, […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 7/7/2013 — Andy Murray

    Stat Line of the Night — 7/7/2013 — Andy Murray

    There was simply no stopping Andy Murray on Sunday during the Wimbledon men’s final at the All England Club.  The world’s second-ranked player defeated top ranked Novak Djokovic in a rather impressive fashion, breaking the Serbian on seven of his 16 service games, while winning a total of 41% of Djokovic’s first service points, en […]

  • The 20 Greatest Wimbledon Style Icons

    The 20 Greatest Wimbledon Style Icons

    Wimbledon has a lot of traditions, but the one that is perhaps most obvious to fans at home is their rule that all players must wear predominantly white clothing. And while you would think that this might limit the ability to players to dress stylishly and establish fashion trends, over the years the opposite has […]

  • This Day In Sports History (July 3rd) — Pete Sampras

    This Day In Sports History (July 3rd) — Pete Sampras

    It was on this day in 1994 that Pete Sampras won his second career Wimbledon title.  He would earn the silver gilt cup after defeating Goran Ivanišević, 7-6(2), 7-6(5), 6-0, in the final. Sampras entered the tournament as the defending champion, having beaten Jim Courier in the 1993 finals.  He also entered the tournament with […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 7/2/2013 — Homer Bailey

    Stat Line of the Night — 7/2/2013 — Homer Bailey

    On September 28 of last season, Homer Bailey completely shut down the Pittsburgh Pirates’ offense, en route to recording the first no-hitter of his career.  And last night, at the Great American Ballpark in Cincinnati, Ohio, Bailey proved to everyone that last year’s no-hitter was no fluke, as he tossed another one—this time against the […]

  • The Biggest Sports Stories of 2013 So Far

    The Biggest Sports Stories of 2013 So Far

    In case you haven’t noticed, 2013 has been absolutely packed with huge sports stories. In just six months, we’ve seen incredible streaks, horrifying injuries, epic games, bizarre interruptions, major investigations, shocking murders, and even a cowardly terrorist attack. Normally we don’t get this many big stories in a year. Today, as we move into the […]

  • This Day In Sports History (July 2nd) — France Men’s Soccer Team

    This Day In Sports History (July 2nd) — France Men’s Soccer Team

    It was on this day in 2000 that the finals for the UEFA Euro 2000 tournament took place at Feijenoord Stadion in Rotterdam, Netherlands.  The defending World Cup champion French squad won the game 2-1 over the Italians to become the first team in history to be crowned European champions after winning the World Cup. […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 7/1/2013 — Jose Fernandez

    Stat Line of the Night — 7/1/2013 — Jose Fernandez

    The Miami Marlins are currently in the midst of a tumultuous season that has them sitting in last place in the entire MLB with a 30-51 record to go along with baseball’s worst offense.  However, it hasn’t all been bad for the Marlins in 2013, as they’ve given a few of their top pitching prospects […]

  • Golfer D.H. Lee Flips Off Gallery After Bad Shot (Video)

    Golfer D.H. Lee Flips Off Gallery After Bad Shot (Video)

    As anyone who’s ever played any golf knows, it can be a very frustrating experience. It’s not uncommon after a lousy shot to want to throw your clubs, burn your bag, and curse the day you ever decided to play golf in the first place. And it is kind of reassuring to know that the […]

  • Bus Gets Stuck Under Finish Line At Tour De France (Video)

    Bus Gets Stuck Under Finish Line At Tour De France (Video)

    In news that may have made a good climax for a goofy Tour de France-themed comedy, the driver of the Orica GreenEdge team bus attempted to drive through the finish line ahead of the cyclists but got stuck under the banner. It happened as a result of the driver ignoring the lack of clearance between […]

  • This Day In Sports History (July 1st) — Joe DiMaggio

    This Day In Sports History (July 1st) — Joe DiMaggio

    It was on this day in 1941 that Joe DiMaggio tied the record with his 45th straight game with at least one hit.  DiMaggio matched the mark set by Willie Keeler of the Baltimore Orioles in 1897. DiMaggio would extend the record to an incredible 56 games, a record that still stands today and one […]