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  • This Day In Sports History (March 3rd) – World Baseball Classic

    This Day In Sports History (March 3rd) – World Baseball Classic

    It was on this day in 2006 that the inaugural World Baseball Classic held its first ever games.  Two games were played on that day with South Korea beating Chinese Taipei 2-0 and Japan hammering China 18-2.  Both games were played in the Tokyo Dome. The tournament featured teams from all over the world playing […]

  • Jameis Winston: Heisman Trophy-Winning Baseball Photobomber (Video)

    Jameis Winston: Heisman Trophy-Winning Baseball Photobomber (Video)

    Florida State University’s Jameis Winston certainly isn’t the first elite two-sport athlete in college. However, he’s definitely the most high-profile two-sport guy we’ve seen in a while. I mean, he just won the Heisman Trophy and the National Championship, and he would have been the top quarterback (and maybe even the top overall pick) in […]

  • The 35 Greatest Photobombs in the History of Sports

    The 35 Greatest Photobombs in the History of Sports

    Back when every picture you took cost actual money—because you had to put this stuff called film into your camera—photobombing existed, but it was relatively rare. However, since the advent of camera phones and social media, photobombing has become a genuine fad, like skinny jeans, or the Macarena. In fact, these days, according to the Photobombing […]

  • Carl Crawford Dives Face First Into the Dirt (GIF)

    Carl Crawford Dives Face First Into the Dirt (GIF)

    There are some MLB players who appear as though they haven’t lost a single step or missed a single beat over the course of the winter break, like the Oakland Atheltics’ Josh Reddick, who was scaling walls on Wednesday like it was already midseason. But for every Josh Reddick, there’s a Carl Crawford, diving head […]

  • Tim Thomas Falls On His Rear, Still Makes Incredible Breakaway Save (GIFs)

    Tim Thomas Falls On His Rear, Still Makes Incredible Breakaway Save (GIFs)

    Since joining the Boston Bruins on a full-time basis in 2005, Tim Thomas has used his unorthodox goaltending style to help him find plenty of success in the NHL. Some of those larger, more prominent successes include four all-star appearance, two Vezina Trophies as the league’s top goaltender, a Stanley Cup, and a Conn Smythe […]

  • Minnesota Wild Defenseman Clayton Stoner Mangles Hand in Fight (GIF + Pics)

    Minnesota Wild Defenseman Clayton Stoner Mangles Hand in Fight (GIF + Pics)

    Some people love hockey fights and insist they are an essential part of the game. Other people say they are barbaric and should be taken out of the game. And what’s really interesting is that both sides build their arguments upon the same foundation: physical carnage. Ostensibly, proponents of fighting in hockey say it’s all […]

  • LeBron James Is Batman (Pics)

    LeBron James Is Batman (Pics)

    We’ve all seen NBA players wear those creepy-looking face masks before. Guys suffer facial fractures all the time in basketball, and if they want to keep playing instead of sitting out for several weeks they have to suck it up and look like a weirdo. Such is the case with LeBron James right now. Last […]

  • This Day In Sports History (February 28th) — Don Mattingly

    This Day In Sports History (February 28th) — Don Mattingly

    It was on this day in 1991 that first baseman Don Mattingly was named captain of the New York Yankees.  Mattingly became the thirteenth captain in Yankees’ history. Donnie Baseball earned the honor prior to his tenth year with the team.  He began his career with the Yankees in 1982, playing for them his entire […]