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  • Stat Line of the Night — 4/16/2013 — Derek Holland

    Stat Line of the Night — 4/16/2013 — Derek Holland

    When it comes to impersonations, Derek Holland may be the best in the Majors, but the dude is also a pretty darn good pitcher, and he proved just that last night when his Texas Rangers traveled to Chicago to take on the Cubs in Interleague play. Holland entered the game in search of his first […]

  • The 15 Most Critically Acclaimed Sports Documentaries

    The 15 Most Critically Acclaimed Sports Documentaries

    This past weekend the Jackie Robinson biopic 42 hit theaters, just in time for “Jackie Robinson Day.” And while it took the top spot at the box office and was generally well-received by critics and audiences, the one complaint people have had is that it makes the legendary ballplayer out to be just a little […]

  • Ben Revere’s Diving Catch is Something to Behold (Video + GIF)

    Ben Revere’s Diving Catch is Something to Behold (Video + GIF)

    Most people will probably say that Ben Revere‘s diving overhead catch to rob Todd Frazier of extra bases during yesterday’s game between the Philadelphia Phillies and the Cincinnati Reds is an early candidate for “catch of the year” honors.  I, on the other hand, would suggest that we just give the dude the award now. […]

  • Police Raid Revere, MA, Apartment in Connection with Boston Marathon Bombings

    Police Raid Revere, MA, Apartment in Connection with Boston Marathon Bombings

    The FBI today said that they will go “to the ends of the earth” to track down whoever is responsible for the horrifying Boston Marathon bombing. However, according to CNN, they may not have to. Law enforcement authorities, including explosives experts, searched an apartment in Revere, Massachusetts, today. One official said the search was in […]

  • The World Reacts in Horror to the Boston Marathon Bombing (Video and Photos)

    The World Reacts in Horror to the Boston Marathon Bombing (Video and Photos)

    A day after the terrifying bombings at the 2013 Boston Marathon, reactions to the horrendous tragedy are pouring in from all around the world. British Prime Minister David Cameron issued a statement on Twitter. “The scenes from Boston are shocking and horrific,” he wrote. “My thoughts are with all those who have been affected.” And […]

  • Boston Marathon Explosion: Footage From a Runner’s Point of View (Video)

    Boston Marathon Explosion: Footage From a Runner’s Point of View (Video)

    Taking out a camera and filming the scene while approaching the finish line is a common occurrence among Boston Marathon runners.  The intent is to capture the joyful atmosphere, as runners are cheered by the hundreds of fans crowding both sides of the course as their long run nears its conclusion; however, the scene captured by one […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 4/15/2013 — James Reimer

    Stat Line of the Night — 4/15/2013 — James Reimer

    The Toronto Maple Leafs’ offense seemed to take the night off on Monday, as they were only able to muster 12 shots on goal against New Jersey Devils goaltender Martin Brodeur.  But they were able to score on one of those shots, and more importantly, their goaltender, James Reimer, was able to stop each of […]

  • Mike van der Hoorn Scores the Worst Own Goal Ever (Video)

    Mike van der Hoorn Scores the Worst Own Goal Ever (Video)

    Own goals in soccer, or any sport for that matter, are never a pretty thing.  But there is something especially ugly about Mike van der Hoorn‘s own goal during a Dutch Eredivisie match between FC Utrecht and AZ Alkmaar on Sunday. I won’t even attempt to explain what van der Hoorn was trying to accomplish when […]