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  • Marlon Byrd Somehow Managed to Break His Bat on a Swing-and-Miss (Video)

    Marlon Byrd Somehow Managed to Break His Bat on a Swing-and-Miss (Video)

    Bats break all the time during Major League Baseball games, but not like this. It happened during yesterday afternoon’s NL East showdown between the New York Mets and the Philadelphia Phillies, as the Phils’ Marlon Byrd completely whiffed on a 1-0 pitch from Jonathon Niese, but was still somehow able to send three-quarters of his […]

  • Qatar May Lose 2022 FIFA World Cup in Wake of Epic Bribery Scandal

    Qatar May Lose 2022 FIFA World Cup in Wake of Epic Bribery Scandal

    The 2014 World Cup starts in 10 days, so why are so many people talking about the 2022 World Cup? Because the 2022 World Cup is supposed to be in Qatar. That’s right, I said Qatar, where the average high temperature in June and July—when the World Cup is played—is 106ºF. Obviously, that seems like […]

  • Florida Gators Baseball Team Pulls Hidden Baseball Trick (Video)

    Florida Gators Baseball Team Pulls Hidden Baseball Trick (Video)

    When you read about baseball trick play, it’s usually either from a high school (or younger) game, or from a Disney movie or something. But over the weekend one of the top ranked teams in college baseball tried out a trick play, and it actually worked. It came courtesy of the Florida Gators during a game […]

  • Watch Lance Stephenson Blow on Kevin Durant, Force a Turnover (Video)

    Watch Lance Stephenson Blow on Kevin Durant, Force a Turnover (Video)

    Kevin Durant‘s slip that resulted in a turnover with only 18 seconds remaining in regulation and his team trailing by one during Game 6 of the Western Conference Finals didn’t quite cost his Thunder the victory, but it didn’t help them either. You see, had Durant and the Thunder scored a basket on the play, they […]

  • The 12 Biggest Controversies in World Cup History

    The 12 Biggest Controversies in World Cup History

    The 2014 FIFA World Cup is just a few weeks away, so, quite understandably, people are started to get excited. This is, after all, the biggest sporting event on earth, and it will be filled with beautiful goals, breakout performances, dramatic upsets, and probably one or two triumphs of the human spirit. That being said, […]