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  • Stat Line of the Night — 6/10/2013 — Adam Dunn

    Stat Line of the Night — 6/10/2013 — Adam Dunn

    Heading into last night’s game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Adam Dunn had only 34 hits in 206 at bats on the season (good enough for a .165 batting average), but of those 34 hits, 14 of them were home runs.  That means that while Dunn wasn’t hitting the ball all that often, he was […]

  • NBA Stars Read Mean Tweets on Jimmy Kimmel Live (Video)

    NBA Stars Read Mean Tweets on Jimmy Kimmel Live (Video)

    Making millions of dollars and having millions of fans pack stadiums and cheer for you are just a few of the things that come with being a star in the NBA.  Receiving mean Tweets from disgruntled fans and haters is another. We rarely get to see those mean Tweets because they are rarely made visible […]

  • Chad Johnson Slaps His Lawyer’s Butt in Courtroom, Receives 30 Days in Jail (GIF)

    Chad Johnson Slaps His Lawyer’s Butt in Courtroom, Receives 30 Days in Jail (GIF)

    Chad Johnson, formerly known as “Chad Ochocinco,” had a deal in place with prosecutors that would have allowed him to take part in community service and counselling, while avoiding jail time, as part of his sentence for violating probation—which was the result of a domestic violence charge he received for headbutting his then-wife, Evelyn Lozada, last […]

  • Simpsons Characters Read Starting Lineup at Dodgers Stadium (Video)

    Simpsons Characters Read Starting Lineup at Dodgers Stadium (Video)

    Yesterday, the Los Angeles Dodgers brought out Moe Szyslak, Apu Nahasapeemapetilon, and Police Chief Clancy Wiggum to read the home team’s starting lineup—which is to say, they brought out Hank Azaria, who performs the voices for all three of those classic Simpsons characters. It was the first time this writer had ever heard anybody from […]

  • Track Worker Killed at Formula One Grand Prix in Montreal (Video)

    Track Worker Killed at Formula One Grand Prix in Montreal (Video)

    Everyone knows that auto racing is one of the most dangerous sports in the world, but it’s usually the drivers and fans we think of as being most vulnerable. Unfortunately, on Sunday we were all given a reminder that grave danger lurks pretty much everywhere in professional auto racing—even behind the scenes. At Formula One’s […]

  • This Day In Sports History (June 10th) — Lewis Hamilton

    This Day In Sports History (June 10th) — Lewis Hamilton

    It was on this day in 2007 that Lewis Hamilton won his first Formula One race.  Hamilton won the Canadian Grand Prix in Montreal to become the first black man to win a Formula One race.  Hamilton was also the fifth youngest man to win on the Formula One circuit. Lewis Hamilton earned his first […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 6/9/2013 — Ryan Zimmerman

    Stat Line of the Night — 6/9/2013 — Ryan Zimmerman

    After making the post-season and winning just their second division title in franchise history one year earlier, the Washington Nationals entered the 2013 MLB season with the highest of expectations.  However, they have failed to live up to those expectations thus far, as they entered Sunday’s action two games under .500 and eight games back […]