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  • This Day In Sports History (July 1st) — Joe DiMaggio

    This Day In Sports History (July 1st) — Joe DiMaggio

    It was on this day in 1941 that Joe DiMaggio tied the record with his 45th straight game with at least one hit.  DiMaggio matched the mark set by Willie Keeler of the Baltimore Orioles in 1897. DiMaggio would extend the record to an incredible 56 games, a record that still stands today and one […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 6/30/2013 — Justin Masterson

    Stat Line of the Night — 6/30/2013 — Justin Masterson

    At the halfway mark of the 2013 MLB season, you probably never would have imagined that Cleveland Indians pitcher Justin Masterson would be leading the entire league in complete-game shutouts, but he is thanks to yesterday’s lights-out performance against the Chicago White Sox. Masterson was masterful, allowing just six hits and one walk while striking […]

  • PROMO: Pepsi’s Three Songs You Need To Hear Right Now

    PROMO: Pepsi’s Three Songs You Need To Hear Right Now

    Every hour there seems to be a hot new song that quickly captures the mass’s imagination. Not only is it easier than ever for aspiring musicians to create new sounds at home, but people also have more options in determining when and how they consume music. Whether in the car or club; whether downloaded to […]

  • Rory McIlroy vs. a Trash-Talking Robot Is Hilarious (Video)

    Rory McIlroy vs. a Trash-Talking Robot Is Hilarious (Video)

    You may or may not remember the footage of an 8-year-old Rory McIlroy chipping balls into a washing machine, which was released following his 2011 US Open victory, but I’ll tell you who didn’t forget: this Golf Laboratory Computer Controlled Hitting Machine. And this Golf Laboratory Computer Controlled Hitting Machine—or “the robot” for short—doesn’t seem all that impressed, […]

  • David Stern Was a Great Sport During His Final NBA Draft (Videos)

    David Stern Was a Great Sport During His Final NBA Draft (Videos)

    In the world of pro sports, whatever the league, the fans are always going to hate the commissioner, just like grade school kids are always going to hate the principle, and America is always going to hate Congress. It’s nothing personal. It’s just part of the entertainment that sports provides, and it comes with the […]

  • The 12 Greatest Wimbledon Ladies Champions of All-Time

    The 12 Greatest Wimbledon Ladies Champions of All-Time

    If you take a look at the ladies’ singles draw for Wimbledon 2013 today, you’ll notice something pretty interesting. Three of the top five and and eight of the top fifteen women were eliminated in the first week. Gone are Victoria Azarenka, Maria Sharapova, Caroline Wozniacki, and Maria Kirilenko, which most observers would say leaves […]

  • Fans Chant “Innocent” As Aaron Hernandez Leaves Courtroom (Video)

    Fans Chant “Innocent” As Aaron Hernandez Leaves Courtroom (Video)

    According to Bristol County Assistant District Attorney Bill McCauley and Judge Renee Dupuis, the prosecution appears to have an awfully strong case against Aaron Hernandez, who has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of Odin Lloyd. But not everybody shares the same perspective as McCauley and Judge Dupuis.  That was quite evident from the scene […]

  • This Day In Sports History (June 28th) – 1995 NBA Draft

    This Day In Sports History (June 28th) – 1995 NBA Draft

    It was on this day in 1995 that the NBA Draft took place at the Skydome in Toronto, Ontario.  This marked the first occasion that the draft was held outside the United States. The 1995 NBA Draft was the first for the expansion Vancouver Grizzlies and Toronto Raptors, who held the sixth and seventh picks, […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 6/27/2013 — Derek Holland

    Stat Line of the Night — 6/27/2013 — Derek Holland

    After losing six in a row earlier this month, the Texas Rangers found themselves on a roll heading into yesterday’s game at Yankee Stadium, having won six of their last seven.  And their winning ways continued, thanks in large part to the pitching of Derek Holland. The Rangers’ lefty was at his best on Thursday, […]