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  • Stat Line of the Night — 8/22/2013 — Clayton Kershaw

    Stat Line of the Night — 8/22/2013 — Clayton Kershaw

    Clayton Kershaw appears to be well on his way to earning the 2013 NL Cy Young award, and last night’s performance may have just solidified that status for the Dodgers’ lefty. Kershaw seemed to be up to his usual routine against the Marlins on Thursday, as he allowed just five hits and three walks while […]

  • Arsenal’s Laurent Koscielny Gets Kicked in the Face (GIF)

    Arsenal’s Laurent Koscielny Gets Kicked in the Face (GIF)

    Arsenal’s 2013-14 Premier League campaign got off to an awfully rough start on Saturday, as they were defeated by Aston Villa at home, by a score of 3-1.  Thankfully, things improved dramatically for them on Wednesday when they defeated Fenerbahçe, 3-0, in the first leg of their Champions League qualifier. However, there was one member […]

  • Fan From the Stands Challenges MMA Fighter, Knocks Him Out (Video)

    Fan From the Stands Challenges MMA Fighter, Knocks Him Out (Video)

    Accepting a challenge from a fan in the stands may seem like an easy fight for any MMA fighter, but as you’ve probably heard many times before, things aren’t always what they seem. Max Baltrushin found that out the hard way during an Arrows MMA bout in Russia, as some dude by the name of […]

  • 37 Amateur Athlete Fail GIFs

    37 Amateur Athlete Fail GIFs

    It’s no secret that we here at Total Pro Sports love animated GIFs, especially when they show athletes failing miserably at whatever sport they are playing. However, the vast majority of the time, the fail GIFs we show you are professional athletes. That’s mostly because it’s fun to make fun of rich people who are […]

  • Just Some Dude Dancing on the Elliptical Machine at the Gym (Video)

    Just Some Dude Dancing on the Elliptical Machine at the Gym (Video)

    Remember that treadmill dancer we told you about a few months back? Well, he’s got some competition and is going to have to step up his game and take his act to new workout machines. The first place he needs to start: the elliptical machine. Sure, it doesn’t sound like you’d be able to dance […]

  • This Day In Sports History (August 22nd) — Nolan Ryan

    This Day In Sports History (August 22nd) — Nolan Ryan

    It was on this day in 1989 that Nolan Ryan recorded his 5000th career strikeout.  He was the first pitcher to ever record 5000 strikeouts over the course of a career. Ryan recorded his 5000th strikeout against Rickey Henderson during a game between the Texas Rangers and the Oakland A’s.  After the game, Henderson was […]

  • Jason Heyward Hit in Face by 90-MPH Fastball (GIF)

    Jason Heyward Hit in Face by 90-MPH Fastball (GIF)

    Think you had a pretty bad day at the office on Wednesday? Well, I bet you didn’t get hit in the face by a 90-mph fastball. So that’s something. Atlanta Braves outfielder Jason Heyward wasn’t so lucky. During the 6th inning of the Mets-Braves game at Citi Field in New York yesterday, a fastball from […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 8/21/2013 — Shin Soo-Choo

    Stat Line of the Night — 8/21/2013 — Shin Soo-Choo

    The Cincinnati Reds entered Wendesday with a five-game lead over the Arizona Diamondbacks for the final Wild Card spot in the National League, and they came out of Wednesday with a six-game league over the D-Backs, thanks in large part to Shin Soo-Choo‘s performance at the plate. The Reds’ center fielder went 4-for-5 at the […]

  • A Look At Kendrick Lamar, The Style Icon

    A Look At Kendrick Lamar, The Style Icon

    In this day and age, keeping stylish has been as important a trait for hip hop artists as creative lyrics and an ability to work the mic. Popular artists like Jay-Z, Kanye West and A$AP Rocky have been demonstrating this for some time now, and the latest rapper to throw his hat into the ring for […]

  • Benched and Fined, Yasiel Puig Still Hits Game-Winning Homer (Video)

    Benched and Fined, Yasiel Puig Still Hits Game-Winning Homer (Video)

    Just how good is Los Angeles Dodgers rookie sensation Yasiel Puig? He’s so good that even when he gets benched, he still wins games for his team. Mangers Don Mattingly made the decision to bench Puig on Tuesday night in Miami because of some recent struggles at the plate. Then the kid, who has displayed […]