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  • 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 […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 6/30/2013 — Justin Masterson

    Stat Line of the Night — 6/30/2013 — Justin Masterson

    At the halfway mark of the 2013 MLB season, you probably never would have imagined that Cleveland Indians pitcher Justin Masterson would be leading the entire league in complete-game shutouts, but he is thanks to yesterday’s lights-out performance against the Chicago White Sox. Masterson was masterful, allowing just six hits and one walk while striking […]

  • PROMO: Pepsi’s Three Songs You Need To Hear Right Now

    PROMO: Pepsi’s Three Songs You Need To Hear Right Now

    Every hour there seems to be a hot new song that quickly captures the mass’s imagination. Not only is it easier than ever for aspiring musicians to create new sounds at home, but people also have more options in determining when and how they consume music. Whether in the car or club; whether downloaded to […]

  • Rory McIlroy vs. a Trash-Talking Robot Is Hilarious (Video)

    Rory McIlroy vs. a Trash-Talking Robot Is Hilarious (Video)

    You may or may not remember the footage of an 8-year-old Rory McIlroy chipping balls into a washing machine, which was released following his 2011 US Open victory, but I’ll tell you who didn’t forget: this Golf Laboratory Computer Controlled Hitting Machine. And this Golf Laboratory Computer Controlled Hitting Machine—or “the robot” for short—doesn’t seem all that impressed, […]

  • The 12 Greatest Wimbledon Ladies Champions of All-Time

    The 12 Greatest Wimbledon Ladies Champions of All-Time

    If you take a look at the ladies’ singles draw for Wimbledon 2013 today, you’ll notice something pretty interesting. Three of the top five and and eight of the top fifteen women were eliminated in the first week. Gone are Victoria Azarenka, Maria Sharapova, Caroline Wozniacki, and Maria Kirilenko, which most observers would say leaves […]