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  • This Day In Sports History (June 3rd) – Darryl Strawberry

    This Day In Sports History (June 3rd) – Darryl Strawberry

    It was on this day in 1980 that the New York Mets selected outfielder Darryl Strawberry with the #1 overall pick in the Major League Baseball draft.  Darryl’s older brother, Michael, was also selected in the draft, by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 31st round. Strawberry had a great start to his career, winning […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 6/2/2013 — Domonic Brown

    Stat Line of the Night — 6/2/2013 — Domonic Brown

    The Philadelphia Phillies were looking to snap their three-game losing streak with a victory over the Milwaukee Brewers during the finale of their three-game set on Sunday.  And they would do just that thanks to the hot bat of Domonic Brown. The 25-year-old left fielder has been carrying the Phillies’ offense for nearly a month […]

  • Watch Andres Torres Break a Bat Over His Knee (Video & GIF)

    Watch Andres Torres Break a Bat Over His Knee (Video & GIF)

    The San Francisco Giants were leading the Oakland Athletics by a score of 5-2 in the bottom of the eighth inning, so you’d think Giants outfielder Andres Torres would at least be in a decent mood. He was not. After striking out with runners on second and third for the second out of the inning, […]

  • The 12 NBA Players Who Have Been Fined for Flopping in 2012-13…So Far

    The 12 NBA Players Who Have Been Fined for Flopping in 2012-13…So Far

    This week, LeBron James said that, while he doesn’t see anything wrong with flopping, he himself doesn’t need to flop. You know—because he’s LeBron James. Unfortunately, people who like to watch basketball tend to have working eyeballs, so we all know that LeBron is quite an avid flopper. And now the NBA has come out […]

  • Streaker Interrupts Germany-Ecuador Friendly in Boca Raton (Video)

    Streaker Interrupts Germany-Ecuador Friendly in Boca Raton (Video)

    Nothing livens up a boring, pointless soccer game like a streaker. Am I right? Of course, the international friendly between Germany and Ecuador in Boca Raton, Florida, wasn’t your typical boring soccer game. There were actually a lot of goals scored. Germany had netted four—two each by Lukas Podolski and Lars Bender—by the 25 minute […]

  • Who Wants to See a Fitness Model Crush a Beer Can Between Her Glutes?

    Who Wants to See a Fitness Model Crush a Beer Can Between Her Glutes?

    Do you think you could crush a beer can with your glutes? Okay, go try it. I’ll wait right here. So, what’s the verdict? Can you do it? Because this “fitness model” named Emily can. Fitness models, of course, are basically a step down from full-on bodybuilders. They are extremely fit and pretty muscular, but […]

  • The Evolution of Tiger Woods’ Golf Swing in One GIF

    The Evolution of Tiger Woods’ Golf Swing in One GIF

    It kind of happened right underneath our noses, but after a four-year hiatus, Tiger Woods is once again the greatest golfer in the world. Sure, he still hasn’t won a major since 2008. But the guy has won four out of the first seven tournaments played this season, and if he wins the Memorial for […]

  • Heat Win, But Bosh Gets Owned by Roy Hibbert (Video + GIF)

    Heat Win, But Bosh Gets Owned by Roy Hibbert (Video + GIF)

    Well, the Heat won last night. That puts them just one win away from the superteams’s third straight trip to the finals and a shot at defending their title. How does everyone feel about that? Excited? Dejected? Well, I could be wrong, but if I had to guess I’d say about two-thirds of you are […]

  • This Day In Sports History (May 31st) — Usain Bolt

    This Day In Sports History (May 31st) — Usain Bolt

    It was on this day in 2008 that Usain Bolt set a new world record in the men’s 100 meter race.  Bolt ran the race in 9.72 seconds at the Reebok Grand Prix, which was held in the Icahn Stadium in New York City. Earlier in the month, Bolt ran a 9.76, the second fastest […]