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  • This Day In Sports History (September 30th) — Mike Witt

    This Day In Sports History (September 30th) — Mike Witt

    It was on this day in 1984 that California Angels pitcher Mike Witt threw the eleventh perfect game in Major League history.  Witt’s Angels defeated the Texas Rangers 1-0 in a game played at Arlington Stadium in Arlington, Texas. Witt’s perfect game came on the final day of the season as he thoroughly dominated the […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 9/29/2013 — Henderson Alvarez

    Stat Line of the Night — 9/29/2013 — Henderson Alvarez

    How does the worst (or second-worst) team in Major League Baseball get some recognition on the final day of a 162-game season?  Easy.  Have your pitcher deliver a no-hitter . That is exactly what Henderson Alvarez did during the Miami Marlins’ season finale against the Detroit Tigers yesterday, as he allowed zero hits and just […]

  • 9 Reasons Why Baseball Fans Do Not Like Bud Selig

    9 Reasons Why Baseball Fans Do Not Like Bud Selig

    Yesterday it was announced that Allan Huber “Bud” Selig, the commissioner of Major League Baseball since 1992, will be retiring at the end of the 2014 season. This is big news. While Bud probably will not get the kind of year-long retirement celebration that Mariano Rivera got, a lot of good things happened in the […]

  • Monster Truck Stops On a Dime, Barely Avoids Killing Everyone (GIF)

    Monster Truck Stops On a Dime, Barely Avoids Killing Everyone (GIF)

    When a monster truck lost control and found itself headed straight for a crowd of spectators during a Monster Truck Showdown in Reynosa, Mexico, it appeared as though several lives were about to be lost in a tragic accident… …Then, the anti-lock braking system kicked in and saved the day. Check it out: Hat Tip – […]

  • We’ve Got Something For You! Four Pepsi #Pulse Stations

    We’ve Got Something For You! Four Pepsi #Pulse Stations

    One of the greatest feelings while driving is finding a radio station that is playing one of your favorite songs.  And it’s even better when that song is followed up by another one of your all-time favs. And then another, and another… Well, Pepsi is here to ensure that this happens every time you get […]

  • Badass Boxing Ref Suplexes Out-of-Control Fighter (Video)

    Badass Boxing Ref Suplexes Out-of-Control Fighter (Video)

    In major combat sport promotions, you can count on the fighters to behave professionally most of the time. They are, after all, professionals. But in small time amateur promotions things can get dicey. You’re probably going to get a lot of wannabes who are all jacked up and looking to prove their manhood, which means […]

  • Twins TV Broadcasters Smooch on Kiss Cam (Video + GIF)

    Twins TV Broadcasters Smooch on Kiss Cam (Video + GIF)

    We rarely see any noteworthy kiss cam moments that aren’t staged anymore. As soon as teams realized they could get a little viral publicity by orchestrating unique or shocking kiss cam moments, pretty much everything has been fake. However, there are a few exceptions, and the hilarious kiss cam moment we saw last night during the Twins-Indians […]

  • Diana Taurasi Kisses Seimone Augustus During WNBA Playoff Game (Video)

    Diana Taurasi Kisses Seimone Augustus During WNBA Playoff Game (Video)

    In the NBA, they throw vicious elbows. In the WNBA, apparently, they kiss. Last night in Minneapolis, during Game 1 of the WNBA Western Conference Finals—that’s right, the WNBA playoffs are going on right now—Diana Taurasi of the Phoenix Mercury got into a minor skirmish with Seimone Augustus of the Minnesota Lynx, giving her a […]

  • Mariano Rivera Got a Touching Sendoff at Yankee Stadium Last Night (Video)

    Mariano Rivera Got a Touching Sendoff at Yankee Stadium Last Night (Video)

    When you retire after a long, successful career built upon the best single pitch the game of baseball has probably ever seen, you get a pretty nice sendoff. Such is the case with Mariano Rivera. Sunday was “Mariano Rivera Day” at Yankee Stadium, with a pre-game ceremony featuring tributes from legends and a performance of […]