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  • This Day In Sports History (July 26th) — Greg Maddux

    This Day In Sports History (July 26th) — Greg Maddux

    It was on this day in 2005 that Greg Maddux became the thirteenth member of the 3000 strikeout club.  Maddux struck out Omar Vizquel in front of his home crowd at Wrigley Field; however, the Cubs would go on to lose the game 3-2 to the Giants. Greg Maddux enjoyed an incredible career that started […]

  • Nasty Soccer Fan Brawl Erupts During USA-El Salvador Gold Cup Match (Video)

    Nasty Soccer Fan Brawl Erupts During USA-El Salvador Gold Cup Match (Video)

    The United States national soccer team may not be feared by the world’s great soccer powers on the international stage, but their fans probably should be. They can definitely hold their own when it comes to the quintessential soccer fan activity: brawling. This past Sunday in Baltimore, where the USA was taking on El Salvador […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 7/25/2013 — Mark Buehrle

    Stat Line of the Night — 7/25/2013 — Mark Buehrle

    After blowing leads in each of their last two games against the Los Angeles Dodgers, it appeared as though the Toronto Blue Jays’ seven-game losing streak was destined to go on forever.  Luckily for the last place team in the AL East, they had Mark Buehrle on the mound last night to make sure that […]

  • Tom Brady Talked About Aaron Hernandez Today at Patriots Camp (Video)

    Tom Brady Talked About Aaron Hernandez Today at Patriots Camp (Video)

    Yesterday, Bill Belichick talked about Aaron Hernandez during a press conference for the first time since the former New England Patriots tight end was arrested and charged with murdering Odin Lloyd. Today, it was Patriots quarterback Tom Brady‘s turn to speak to the media about his former teammate, as the defending AFC East champs opened […]

  • 31 Animated GIFs of Bone Crushing Rugby Hits

    31 Animated GIFs of Bone Crushing Rugby Hits

    There are so many different sports out there that are worthy of my attention, and I just don’t have time to follow them all. So because I live in North America, where gridiron football is king, that’s the version I pay the most attention to. However, I’m pretty sure that, if I lived in one […]

  • This Day In Sports History (July 25th) — Lance Armstrong

    This Day In Sports History (July 25th) — Lance Armstrong

    It was on this day in 2004 that Lance Armstrong won his sixth straight Tour de France title.  With the win, he became the first rider to ever win six Yellow Jerseys. Riding for the US Postal Service team, Armstrong finished six minutes 19 seconds ahead of Germany’s Andreas Kloden.  He would win a personal […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 7/24/2013 — Jered Weaver

    Stat Line of the Night — 7/24/2013 — Jered Weaver

    The 2013 MLB season hasn’t been a very good one for Jered Weaver by his standards, as he entered last night’s contest with a 4-5 record and a 3.30 ERA.  But a start against the lowly Minnesota Twins was exactly what he needed in order to improve upon those numbers. Weaver put forth his most […]

  • Cristiano Ronaldo Breaks Kid’s Wrist with Errant Free Kick (Video)

    Cristiano Ronaldo Breaks Kid’s Wrist with Errant Free Kick (Video)

    I never pass up a chance to rag on Cristiano Ronaldo, so today I figured it’s only fair that I write a post about something he did that’s actually pretty cool. During a recent exhibition match between Ronaldo’s Real Madrid and AFC Bournemouth of the second-tier English Football League Championship, Ronaldo took a free kick […]