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  • This Day In Sports History (September 11th) — Pete Rose

    This Day In Sports History (September 11th) — Pete Rose

    It was on this day in 1985 that Pete Rose recorded the 4,192nd hit of his Major League career, passing Ty Cobb for the all-time lead. One night after going hitless, Rose would get his record-breaking hit, as he recorded a single to left-center-field off San Diego pitcher Eric Snow in his first at bat […]

  • Chris Davis Pulls His Own Version of the Hidden Ball Trick (Video)

    Chris Davis Pulls His Own Version of the Hidden Ball Trick (Video)

    Whenever Baltimore Orioles slugger Chris Davis has come to the plate this season, balls have ended up all over the place—right field, left field, center field, bleachers, upper deck. You name the spot and he’s probably put a ball there, because that’s what happens when you hit 49 home runs. However, on Monday night, Davis […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 9/10/2013 — Mark Trumbo

    Stat Line of the Night — 9/10/2013 — Mark Trumbo

    The 2013 MLB season has been a disappointing one for the Los Angeles Angels, as they find themselves well out of a playoff spot despite entering the season as World Series contenders.  But even with his team struggling mightily, Angels first baseman Mark Trumbo has been making the most of the 2013 season, and he […]

  • NFL Quarterbacks Conversation on Facebook: Week 1

    NFL Quarterbacks Conversation on Facebook: Week 1

    Quarterbacks seemed to dominate week one of the 2013 NFL regular season, as a total of twelve of them threw for over 300 yards, three of which surpassed 400 yards.  There was also three quarterbacks to throw for at least four touchdowns, while one quarterback even managed to surpass 100 yards rushing (that would be […]

  • Rocky Balboa and Philly Phanatic Featured on Chip Kelly’s Flashcards (Photo)

    Rocky Balboa and Philly Phanatic Featured on Chip Kelly’s Flashcards (Photo)

    When Chip Kelly decided to bring his up-tempo offense to the National Football League this off-season, he didn’t leave his flashcards behind. After orchestrating college football’s best offense as the head coach at Oregon for the past four seasons, Kelly proved that his quick-paced attack could still be effective at the pro level during the […]

  • 15 Rapping NFL Teams and Players

    15 Rapping NFL Teams and Players

      I been thinking about doing this list for a couple of months now, ever since a certain Eagles wide receiver dropped a new single featuring Snoop Dogg. And this list pretty much became a foregone conclusion when the Manning Brothers dropped their own (satirical) rap video last month. However, I decided it didn’t make […]

  • This Day In Sports History (September 10th) — Lou Brock

    This Day In Sports History (September 10th) — Lou Brock

     It was on this day in 1974 that Lou Brock stole his 105th base of the season to establish a new Major League record.  Brock broke the mark set by Maury Wills in 1962. Lou Brock was known throughout baseball as the best base runner and base stealer of his era.  He led the National […]