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  • Miguel Cabrera Takes Time to Shake Kid’s Hand During Game (GIF)

    Miguel Cabrera Takes Time to Shake Kid’s Hand During Game (GIF)

    Not all athletes were created equal in the field of fan relations. But it’s nice to know that a star like Miguel Cabrera is one of the good ones, as you can see from him recently taking the time to shake a kid’s hand at Fenway Park During Sunday night’s game against the Red Sox (maybe […]

  • Eric LeGrand Gets Standing Ovation at Rutgers Graduation (Video)

    Eric LeGrand Gets Standing Ovation at Rutgers Graduation (Video)

    The story of Eric LeGrand is probably a familiar one to you by now. He’s continued to work harder than many might have thought possible after the 2010 football injury that left him paralyzed. Over the weekend, another piece of that story reached its conclusion with his triumphant graduation from Rutgers University, during which he […]

  • Tigers’ Catcher Alex Avila Takes Foul Tip to the Groin (Video)

    Tigers’ Catcher Alex Avila Takes Foul Tip to the Groin (Video)

    Being a Major League Baseball catcher means potentially exposing your groin to high-flying projectiles on an occasional basis, a lesson that was learned hard by Alex Avila of the Detroit Tigers during Sunday’s game against the Red Sox. As is usually the case in situations like this, it happened after a foul ball grazed the […]

  • Diamondbacks Fan Catches Paul Goldschmidt Homer With Baby in Hand (Video)

    Diamondbacks Fan Catches Paul Goldschmidt Homer With Baby in Hand (Video)

    Quick math lesson: Doing something cool with a baby in your arm exponentially increases the coolness level of said activity. An example of this principle in action came during Saturday’s MLB game between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Arizona Diamondbacks in Arizona. It happened after the Diamondbacks’ Paul Goldschmidt hit his second homer of […]

  • Spurs Fans Petition White House to Ban Tony Romo From Their Games

    Spurs Fans Petition White House to Ban Tony Romo From Their Games

    Sports fans are a superstitious lot, and most of the time it probably seems like a bunch of silliness.  But there might be something more to the relatively new superstition that Tony Romo is bad for whatever team he’s pulling for, be it the Duke Blue Devils, Dallas Stars, Dallas Mavericks, the Los Angeles Clippers, […]

  • Mike Tyson and Tom Brady Appear in Preakness Selfie

    Mike Tyson and Tom Brady Appear in Preakness Selfie

    I’m actually not sure if a picture taken in a photo booth counts as a selfie, but for the sake of convenience, let’s pretend that it does for the next three paragraphs. That’s so I can refer to the above photo as a selfie, taken at the Preakness Stakes over the weekend and featuring Mike […]

  • “Game of Thrones”: NBA Edition (Video)

    “Game of Thrones”: NBA Edition (Video)

    The big trend at the present moment is mashing up the HBO series Game of Thrones with other things —the availability of a word that rhymes with “thrones” being only a bonus.  So it figures that we now have Game of Zones, an animated Game of Thrones spoof featuring characters from the NBA. Game of […]

  • Beer Thrown at Refs and on Dates at Last Night’s Clippers Game

    Beer Thrown at Refs and on Dates at Last Night’s Clippers Game

    Apologies for the vague headline, but there was just too much beer being thrown during Game 6 of the Clippers-Thunder NBA Playoff series last night in Los Angelesto sum it up accurately in one headline. The trouble apparently started when a girl with courtside seats got mad at her boyfriend and dumped her beer on him, […]

  • Drunk Twins Fan Flips Off Other Fan for Keeping Home Run Ball (Video)

    Drunk Twins Fan Flips Off Other Fan for Keeping Home Run Ball (Video)

    There’s an unwritten rule among some baseball fans that if an opposing team’s player hits a home run and you catch it, you’re supposed to throw it back. This is especially true for players who left your team and are now playing against you, such as David Ortiz of the Boston Red Sox, who spent his […]