Tag Archives: baseball

  • Unbelievable Kevin Pillar Catch Robs Rays of a Home Run (Video)

    Unbelievable Kevin Pillar Catch Robs Rays of a Home Run (Video)

    The fences at most ballparks are only seven or eight feet high, making it fairly easy for most outfielders to make home run-saving grabs. However, this is not the case in Toronto. At the Rogers Centre, the fences are 10 feet high, so if you want to rob somebody of a home run you need […]

  • Watch The Most Emphatic Bat Flip Ever (GIF)

    Watch The Most Emphatic Bat Flip Ever (GIF)

    You may have been saddened by the news that Yasiel Puig‘s bat flips will soon be endangered, but there are still others out there who plan to continue flipping their lumber. Florida State sophomore Quincy Nieporte is one of those individuals, as he celebrated a walk-off homer against the Florida Gators with one of the most aggressive, […]

  • Compare the Obama and Bush First PItches in this GIF

    Compare the Obama and Bush First PItches in this GIF

    We don’t like to get political here at TPS, but we have to call ‘em like we see ‘em.  And based on this GIF comparing the first pitches of Barack Obama and George W. Bush, the democrats should just pack it up and go home. Game over. Before any more fanfare, let’s go to the […]

  • Tracy McGrady Takes to the Mound to Throw a First Pitch (Video)

    Tracy McGrady Takes to the Mound to Throw a First Pitch (Video)

    If you recall Tracy McGrady‘s basketball career, you likely remember a lot of promise, insane athletic ability, and a fair amount of disappointment. In looking at Tracy McGrady after retirement and his stint(s) as a pitcher, you probably have some of the same feelings. Last night the former Rocket threw out the first pitch at Minute […]

  • Johnny Manziel Front Row at Texas Rangers Game With Smokeshow (Pics)

    Johnny Manziel Front Row at Texas Rangers Game With Smokeshow (Pics)

    Fresh out of rehab, Johnny Manziel wasted little time getting back in the pubic spotlight. The Browns quarterback was the center of attention at the Ballpark in Arlington tonight, where he was seated in the front row watching the Texas Rangers take on the Los Angeles Angels.  And accompanying Johnny Football in his luxury seats was chairman of […]

  • Dodgers Fan Forced to Swap Jerseys at Diamondbacks Game (Video)

    Dodgers Fan Forced to Swap Jerseys at Diamondbacks Game (Video)

    If you ever decide to visit Chase Field to cheer on your favorite (visiting) team as they take on the Arizona Diamondbacks, make sure you don’t buy seats in the home plate box.  If you do, you’ll be forced to take off all clothing with your team’s colors, or cover them up with Dbacks gear. […]

  • Carter Capps Has The MLB’s Strangest Pitch Delivery (Videos)

    Carter Capps Has The MLB’s Strangest Pitch Delivery (Videos)

    Miami Marlins relief pitcher Carter Capps has only pitched 105.1 innings in his first four seasons in the Majors, accumulating just three wins, three losses, 12 holds, and two blown saves.  Those numbers are nothing special, but he’s quickly becoming a household name thanks to his awkward delivery, which is one of the strangest movements […]

  • Mets Fan Tries To Throw Beer On Phillies Outfielder (Video)

    Mets Fan Tries To Throw Beer On Phillies Outfielder (Video)

    During the New York Mets’ home opener against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field earlier today, a Mets fan tried to throw his beer onto Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Grady Sizemore through the chainlink fence in right field. The incident took place during the bottom of the fourth inning, following a double off the bat of the […]

  • Tom Brady’s First Pitch at Fenway Opener Was In The Dirt (Video)

    Tom Brady’s First Pitch at Fenway Opener Was In The Dirt (Video)

    Tom Brady has made a name for himself as one of the greatest NFL quarterbacks of all time, but football wasn’t the only sport he showed promise in at a young age.  During his high school days, the three-time Super Bowl MVP was also a pretty good baseball player. While playing catcher at Junípero Serra High […]

  • Two D-II Baseball Teams Scored 61 Combined Runs In a Game (Tweet)

    Two D-II Baseball Teams Scored 61 Combined Runs In a Game (Tweet)

    I’ll be the first to admit something pretty incredible has to happen for us to turn our focus from the flurry of pro sports activity to the world of D-II baseball. Well, something pretty incredible DID happen between Minnesota State and Bemidji (?) State on Saturday. The two D-II baseball teams scored a combined 61 […]

  • Jimmy Fallon Chugs Beer at Yankees Game (Videos)

    Jimmy Fallon Chugs Beer at Yankees Game (Videos)

    Quick! A ball has just been hit into your section at a baseball game.  You know the television cameras are on you for that brief moment.  What do you do??? I probably wouldn’t do anything, unless I thought of something cool, like chugging a beer.  That’s what Jimmy Fallon thought of when the camera was […]

  • Adam Eaton Delivers “Catch of the Year” Nominee (Video)

    Adam Eaton Delivers “Catch of the Year” Nominee (Video)

    We have our first real “catch of the year” nominee, and it’s a dandy. It comes from the glove of White Sox center fielder Adam Eaton, who robbed the Royals’ Mike Moustakas of extra bases with a ridiculous diving grab on a ball that was hit over his head. Check it out: Your browser does […]

  • 13 Biggest MLB Storylines to Follow During the 2015 Season

    13 Biggest MLB Storylines to Follow During the 2015 Season

    A lot has happened in the world of sports since the final out of the 2014 World Series. Tom Brady deflated his balls, Pete Carroll blew the Super Bowl, Steph Curry took his game to another level, Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather finally agreed to a fight, and the Kentucky Wildcats got to within two games […]

  • 30 Most Ridiculous Ballpark Food Items of the 2015 MLB Season

    30 Most Ridiculous Ballpark Food Items of the 2015 MLB Season

    Ballpark food used to be simple fare. You had your peanuts. You had your Cracker Jack. You had your encased meats. And, if you were really lucky, you had your nachos. That was pretty much it, and people liked it, because they were there to watch baseball, not go on a gastronomical adventure. Thing are […]