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  • This Day In Sports History (April 7th) — Toronto Blue Jays

    This Day In Sports History (April 7th) — Toronto Blue Jays

    It was on this day in 1977 that the Toronto Blue Jays played their first ever regular season game, as 44,649 fans packed Exhibition Stadium to watch the Jays take on the Chicago White Sox. This game was most remembered for the weather, as it was very cold and snowing at the time of the […]

  • This #WeWillRun Video Will Give You Goose Bumps

    This #WeWillRun Video Will Give You Goose Bumps

    Last April, terrorists detonated homemade bombs near the finish line of the 117th Boston Marathon, killing three innocent people and maiming hundreds of others. It was a horrible tragedy, and at first the city was terrified. However, it didn’t take long for the mourning and terror to unite the people of Boston and make them […]

  • The 20 Best-Selling Jerseys in Major League Baseball Right Now

    The 20 Best-Selling Jerseys in Major League Baseball Right Now

    At the start of every MLB season, baseball writers and bloggers of all stripes produce lists of the best players in the game, whether it’s to help people select players for their fantasy league or simply to start debates. However, the average fan doesn’t pay much attention to such analyses. They like who they like, […]

  • Bucks’ Giannis Antetokounmpo Travels Length of the Floor in Just 3 Dribbles

    Bucks’ Giannis Antetokounmpo Travels Length of the Floor in Just 3 Dribbles

    Bucks rookie Giannis Antetokounmpo has done a number of things throughout the course of his short NBA career to validate his nickname, “The Greek Freak.” On Wednesday night, during a clash with the mighty Miami Heat (which the Heat won by a score of 96-77), the 6’9″ swingman demonstrated his freakish athleticism and ability once again, […]

  • Footage Possibly Shows Skydiver Narrowly Missed by Metorite (Video)

    Footage Possibly Shows Skydiver Narrowly Missed by Metorite (Video)

    When you go skydiving, you’re almost certainly aware of a wide variety of risks that you’re braving in order to experience the sensation of pure free-fall.  For instance, your parachute could fail to deploy or a bad wind gust could send you helicoptering out of control. But one scenario that skydivers probably don’t consider when […]

  • Nick Collison Takes Elbow to the Head , Bleeds Everywhere (Video)

    Nick Collison Takes Elbow to the Head , Bleeds Everywhere (Video)

    Sometimes a random YouTube user sums up an event so perfectly with his or her video upload title that you can’t help but use their words to describe it. In this case, it’s “Nick Collison takes elbow to the head , bleeds everywhere,” which is a completely accurate description of what took place during last […]

  • Cards’ Matt Adams Shoves Reds Fan, Gets Flipped Off (Video)

    Cards’ Matt Adams Shoves Reds Fan, Gets Flipped Off (Video)

    In most situations, if you get shoved, it’s considered a negative event or something to be avoided. But in the case of this fan of the Cincinnati Reds, the time he got shoved by Matt Adams of the St. Louis Cardinals will probably be a point of pride for years and decades to come. That’s […]

  • Even When the Chicago Cubs Win They’re a Disaster (GIFs)

    Even When the Chicago Cubs Win They’re a Disaster (GIFs)

    Like the headline there says, even when the Chicago Cubs win they’re a disaster. Yesterday the baby bears were in Pittsburgh playing the Pirates, and although they managed to avoid a season-opening sweep with a 3-2 win, they could not avoid making asses of themselves on two separate occasions. The first offense came courtesy of […]

  • This Day In Sports History (April 4th) — Wayne Gretzky

    This Day In Sports History (April 4th) — Wayne Gretzky

    It was on this day in 1986 that Wayne Gretzky broke the record for most points in a single season by recording his 213th point of the campaign.  He would go on to record two more points that season, setting the new mark at 215 points. Gretzky held the previous record of 212 points, which […]