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  • Stat Line of the Night — 7/30/2013 — Freddie Freeman

    Stat Line of the Night — 7/30/2013 — Freddie Freeman

    The Atlanta Braves entered last night’s game against the Colorado Rockies with a four-game winning streak, and they left it with a five-game winning streak thanks in large part to Freddie Freeman‘s performance at the plate. The All-Star first baseman stepped up to the plate five times on the evening, and two of those at […]

  • Drew Brees Is a Bad Tipper (Photo)

    Drew Brees Is a Bad Tipper (Photo)

    New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees is third on the list of highest-earning American athletes according to Sports Illustrated’s 2013 Fortunate 50.  In addition to the $40,000,000 he earned during the 2012 NFL season, he also made $7,800,000 in endorsements. So what does Drew Brees do with all that money?  Well, I can’t tell you […]

  • Oakland A’s Fans Sure Love to Dance (Videos)

    Oakland A’s Fans Sure Love to Dance (Videos)

    Oakland sports fans are a pretty spirited demographic. However, whereas the Raiders fans like to expend a lot of energy beating each other up, the Athletics fans apparently prefer to dance their crazy out. This is especially true right now. After edging out the Rangers and the high-priced Angles to win the AL West last […]

  • Jonathan Toews & Patrick Kane: Great at Hockey, Bad at Dancing (Video)

    Jonathan Toews & Patrick Kane: Great at Hockey, Bad at Dancing (Video)

    The Chicago Blackhawks just won their second Stanley Cup Championship in four years with Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane leading the way. So obviously, these are two of the best hockey players in the world right now. However, at a recent Blackhawks fan event called “Reliving the Stanley Cup Final” (for those with really short […]

  • Donovan McNabb and 15 Others NFL Players Who Signed and Retired

    Donovan McNabb and 15 Others NFL Players Who Signed and Retired

    Some NFL players move around the league so much that you don’t really think of one specific team when you recall their careers. Take Terrell Owens, for example. The guy is number two on the list of career receiving yards, but do you think of him as a 49er, an Eagle, or a Cowboy? There […]

  • Check Out 6-Year-Old Baseball Phenom Spencer Conn (Video)

    Check Out 6-Year-Old Baseball Phenom Spencer Conn (Video)

    Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper was the most-hyped baseball phenom since Dwight Gooden burst onto the scene as a 19-year-old flamethrower back in 1984. However, unlike Gooden, Harper was being touted as the “next big thing” practically from the time he was playing Little League. Thanks to the epic moonshots he hit in high school, […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 7/29/2013 — Yoenis Cespedes

    Stat Line of the Night — 7/29/2013 — Yoenis Cespedes

    Yoenis Cespedes may have impressed everyone with his display of power en route to winning the 2013 MLB Home Run Derby, but he entered last night’s contest against the Toronto Blue Jays without a homer in his last 25 games. It has been quite the power-outage for the 27-year-old left fielder, but he snapped out […]

  • South African High School Rugby Player Suffers Nasty Broken Leg (Video)

    South African High School Rugby Player Suffers Nasty Broken Leg (Video)

    Rugbydump.com describes the annual rugby match between Grey College (Bloemfontein) and Grey High (Port Elizabeth) as “one of the oldest fixtures on the South Africa schools calendar, dating way back to 1929 when the two sides first met.”  Over the weekend, these two schools met once again, and the result was what may very well be […]

  • Rally Car Worker Gets Hit in the Groin With Debris (GIF)

    Rally Car Worker Gets Hit in the Groin With Debris (GIF)

    Working trackside at a rally car race can be awfully dangerous at times.  The biggest worry one faces would have to be getting hit by an out-of-control vehicle that is traveling a high speeds.  And coming in at a close second is the fear of getting pelted in the groin by rocks and other debris […]

  • The 11 Biggest Liars in Sports

    The 11 Biggest Liars in Sports

    Whenever a lot of money is at stake, you know people are going to lie, cheat and steal. This is as true in sports as it is in business or politics. However, every once in a while an athlete comes along who takes lying to another level, an athlete whose boldfaced lies just make us shake […]