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  • This Washington Nationals Beard Is Glorious (Pics)

    This Washington Nationals Beard Is Glorious (Pics)

    As you probably know, the hipster invented the beard back in 2005. And since then, like all things the hipster knows and loves ironically—like skinny jeans, or Arcade Fire—the beard has gone mainstream and become, for the most part, totally uncool. There are a few exceptions, though. Every once in a while we’ll encounter somebody […]

  • Aggressive Fan Crashes James Rodriguez Introduction for Real Madrid (Video)

    Aggressive Fan Crashes James Rodriguez Introduction for Real Madrid (Video)

    Being the breakthrough player of the World Cup comes part and parcel with global attention. And with attention comes the crazies.  On Tuesday, we witnessed one of those crazies when a pitch invader stormed the Santiago Bernabeu during James Rodriguez‘s introduction to Real Madrid fans. The man was quickly subdued, and James Rodriguez even seemed to […]

  • Umpire Gives Most Over-the-Top Strikeout Calls Ever (Video)

    Umpire Gives Most Over-the-Top Strikeout Calls Ever (Video)

    Being an umpire in what appears to be a rural high school league is probably not the most glamorous gig. Angry parents yell at you, it’s hot, and you’re relatively anonymous. Well, this umpire is anything but anonymous. In an exhibition that harkens back to Leslie Nielsen’s undercover umpire duty in The Naked Gun, this guy […]

  • The 10 Worst Baseball Movies of All Time

    The 10 Worst Baseball Movies of All Time

    No American sport is more romanticized than baseball, which is why baseball makes such a fantastic subject for movies. The audience is already primed to accept the dramatic narrative. All the filmmakers have to do is not blow it. Sadly, many filmmakers do blow it. For every classic baseball film out there—your Bull Durhams, your […]