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  • 9 of the Most Terrifying Injuries in Baseball History

    9 of the Most Terrifying Injuries in Baseball History

    Earlier this week, Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher J.A. Happ was hit in the side of the head by a scorching line drive. Both the sight and the sound of the impact gave chills to anyone who watched it, and the blow landed the 30-year-old Happ in the hospital and then the disabled list with […]

  • This Day In Sports History (May 10th) — Bobby Orr

    This Day In Sports History (May 10th) — Bobby Orr

    It was on this day in 1970 that the Boston Bruins beat the St. Louis Blues to capture the team’s first Stanley Cup since 1941.  The Bruins won the game 4-3 in overtime to sweep the Blues in their best-of-seven series. Game Four of the series would go into overtime, but it did not last […]

  • We Now Know the Identify of the Lady Who Gave Joakim Noah the Finger in Miami

    We Now Know the Identify of the Lady Who Gave Joakim Noah the Finger in Miami

    The Chicago Bulls pulled off a surprising victory against the Miami Heat in Game 1 of their Eastern Conference semifinal playoff series. But Game 2? Yeah, that was rough. LeBron James and company absolutely trounced their opponents, 115-78, and as if that wasn’t enough, Bulls center Joakim Noah was subjected to a very noteworthy obscene […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 5/9/2013 — Roberto Castro

    Stat Line of the Night — 5/9/2013 — Roberto Castro

    The $9.5 million prize fund at The Players Championship at TPC Sawgrass is the richest of any tournament in pro golf. Moreover, the winner is awarded more points toward the world golf rankings than any tournament outside the majors; a five-year membership in the PGA; three-year invitations to the Masters, British Open, and U.S. Open; […]

  • Nicole Eggert Injured Diving On ‘Splash’ (Video)

    Nicole Eggert Injured Diving On ‘Splash’ (Video)

    If you haven’t been watching Splash on ABC, here’s a quick primer: Celebrities dive into the water. Sometimes they get hurt. Actress Nicole Eggert joined the latter group on the most recent episode, but it’s okay – after a hospital visit she was determined to have no serious injuries. And you know what that means: […]

  • There Were Some UFOs in McCovey Cove Outside AT&T Park Yesterday (Videos)

    There Were Some UFOs in McCovey Cove Outside AT&T Park Yesterday (Videos)

    Apparently, the San Francisco Giants’ AT&T Park is a magnet for the bizarre and mysterious. Since the start of last season, we’ve just seen one weird thing after another go down in and around that place. And no, I’m not exaggerating, either. Last year, during Matt Cain’s incredible perfect game, there was some guy flying […]

  • 9 Most Successful Soccer Managers Of All Time

    9 Most Successful Soccer Managers Of All Time

    Even the most soccer-averse North American fans have probably caught wind that Alex Ferguson, the fabled manager of Manchester United for 26 years, is stepping down. While his name is synonymous with modern soccer success, it begs the question of how he stacks up in the pantheon of great managers throughout history. Comparing sports figures […]

  • Utah High School Pitcher Saves Face With Amazing Catch (Video)

    Utah High School Pitcher Saves Face With Amazing Catch (Video)

    Jordan Cobabe, high school baseball pitcher in Utah, made a catch during a recent game that didn’t just help his team win, but might have even saved his life. The line drive in question might have obliterated Cobabe’s face if he hadn’t reacted as swiftly as he did, with less than a second to do […]