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  • This Day In Sports History (August 6th) — Carl Yastrzemski

    This Day In Sports History (August 6th) — Carl Yastrzemski

    It was on this day in 1989 that the Boston Red Sox retired the #8 formerly worn by Carl Yastrzemski.  Yastrzemski spent his entire 23 year career with Boston and joined Bobby Doerr (#1), Joe Cronin (#4), Johnny Pesky (#6), Ted Williams (#9), Jim Rice (#14) and Carlton Fisk (#27) as the only players to […]

  • PHOTO: Jonathan Ogden Was a Giant in High School

    PHOTO: Jonathan Ogden Was a Giant in High School

    At the age of 39, Jonathan Ogden, who was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame over the weekend, is listed at 6’9″, 345 lbs.  And judging by the image above, it sure looks like the former Baltimore Ravens left tackle was the exact same size during his high school playing days. He kind […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 8/5/2013 — Eric Hosmer

    Stat Line of the Night — 8/5/2013 — Eric Hosmer

    The Kansas City Royals have been one of the hottest teams in baseball since the All-Star break.  They entered Monday having won 11 of their last 12 games, and, led by a huge offensive outburst from Eric Hosmer, they would continue their winning ways at home against the lowly Minnesota Twins. Hosmer stepped to the […]

  • This Day In Sports History (August 5th) — American Bowl

    This Day In Sports History (August 5th) — American Bowl

    It was on this day in 1996 that the Kansas City Chiefs beat the Dallas Cowboys 32-6 in the American Bowl.  The game was played at the Estadio Universitario near Monterrey, Mexico. The American Bowl was a series of National Football League pre-season exhibition games that were played all over the world starting in 1986 […]

  • Johnny Manziel Could Be Ruled Ineligible for 2013 NCAA Football Season

    Johnny Manziel Could Be Ruled Ineligible for 2013 NCAA Football Season

    Forget drinking. Johnny Manziel has an autograph-signing problem. For the last few weeks, a lot of folks in sports media have been obsessing over the hard-partying ways of Johnny Football. You know, because he’s been going to lots of parties, getting drunk, and doing stupid d-bag type things—pretty much like 80% of all male college […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 8/4/2013 — Derek Holland

    Stat Line of the Night — 8/4/2013 — Derek Holland

    Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington was looking to become the winningest manager in club history on Sunday, and he probably liked his chances with Derek Holland on the mound. Holland has been one of the team’s winningest pitchers since Washington joined the Rangers back in 2007, and he would add another victory to both his […]

  • Someone Was Making it Rain at a Baseball Game Again (Video)

    Someone Was Making it Rain at a Baseball Game Again (Video)

    On Monday, we told you how a company called 5K Tailgate “made it rain” from the upper deck during a Mariners game at Safeco Field.  Last night, it was raining money once again at an MLB ballpark. On second thought, perhaps it would be more appropriate if we said it was “spitting” money, as a […]

  • 21 Crazy Fans Who Shaved their Allegiance Into their Chest (or Back)

    21 Crazy Fans Who Shaved their Allegiance Into their Chest (or Back)

    How do you dress for the game? Put on your jersey? Grab your lucky hat? Maybe paint your face in the team colors? Well, whatever you do, you’re not nearly as dedicated as the dudes you’re going to see here. These guys aren’t just fans, or even superfans. They are batsh*t crazy die-hards who live […]

  • Ronda Rousey Rips Fan for Asking About Her Sex Life (Video)

    Ronda Rousey Rips Fan for Asking About Her Sex Life (Video)

    The UFC’s Ronda Rousey has been open about her personal policies regarding having sex before a fight. The fact that she likes to get busy as much as possible, purportedly to raise her testosterone levels, is public knowledge among MMA fans. However, that doesn’t mean she wants to talk about it with any old jackass. […]

  • Watch Proactive Broncos Fans Stretch with their Team at Training Camp (Video)

    Watch Proactive Broncos Fans Stretch with their Team at Training Camp (Video)

    Over the years, NFL training camps have become sources of legend and folklore. All the stories of epic pranks, 300-pound guys passing out from heat exhaustion, guys eating three t-bone steaks for dinner, and guys sneaking girls and kegs into the dorms late at night—plus the simple fact that they’re playing football—have endeared the institution […]

  • This Day In Sports History (August 2nd) – New Orleans Saints

    This Day In Sports History (August 2nd) – New Orleans Saints

    It was on this day in 1967 that the New Orleans Saints played their first ever pre-season game.  The Saints lost to the Los Angeles Rams 16-7 in the first professional football game ever held at Anaheim Stadium. The Saints first season in the NFL started off with a bang, as John Gilliam took the […]