Tag Archives: baseball

  • Camera Flash on Cell Phone Delays Major League Baseball Game (Video)

    Camera Flash on Cell Phone Delays Major League Baseball Game (Video)

    Smartphones can do so many amazing things. They can send emails and texts, take videos and pictures, and provide access to the unlimited information out there on the internet. Oh, and apparently they can also delay a Major League Baseball game. Last night in Tampa, during the game between the Rays and Angels of Greater […]

  • Here’s C.J. Wilson Tripping and Falling on His Way To The Mound (Video)

    Here’s C.J. Wilson Tripping and Falling on His Way To The Mound (Video)

    It’s funny how things work sometimes. Just yesterday, in our post about Hunter Pence and Pablo Sandoval doing the Panda Shuffle, we talked about the strange quirks and rituals in which some baseball players partake. And one of the ones specifically mentioned was the tradition of pitchers jumping over the first and third base lines. […]

  • The 14 Retirement Gifts Given to Mariano Rivera…So Far

    The 14 Retirement Gifts Given to Mariano Rivera…So Far

    When most people retire after a long successful career, their employers and coworkers get them something kind of lame, like a plaque, or an engraved beer stein from Things Remembered. If you are a very famous and successful Major League Baseball player, however, there’s a little more fanfare. You don’t just get a little token […]

  • 20 Fan Signs with Amusing Messages for Alex Rodriguez

    20 Fan Signs with Amusing Messages for Alex Rodriguez

    Okay everyone, this will be the last list making fun of A-Rod for a while. Well, probably. I shouldn’t make any guarantees, because you never know. But after the “most embarrassing moments of Alex Rodriguez” list we did last week and this here “fan signs” list, I think any more would be overkill. Anyway, yes, […]

  • This Day In Sports History (August 23rd) — Bobby Bonds

    This Day In Sports History (August 23rd) — Bobby Bonds

    It was on this day in 2003 that former Major Leaguer Bobby Bonds passed away.  Bonds died of complications from lung cancer and a brain tumor at the age of 57. Bonds was a great leadoff hitter, who had the rare combination of raw power and blazing speed.  In 1969, he became only the fourth […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • Drunk Cardinals Fan Fails In His Attempt to Fight Cubs Fan (Video)

    Drunk Cardinals Fan Fails In His Attempt to Fight Cubs Fan (Video)

    You know who shouldn’t get into drunken fights outside sporting events? People who suck at being drunk and fighting. Unfortunately, the dude in the video you are about to watch did not have enough self-knowledge to avoid putting himself in this situation. He challenges some Cubs fan to a fight outside Wrigley Field in Chicago, […]

  • The 13 Most Hilariously Embarrassing Moments of Alex Rodriguez

    The 13 Most Hilariously Embarrassing Moments of Alex Rodriguez

    As I was reading about the way the Boston Red Sox fans welcomed Alex Rodriguez to Fenway Park over the weekend, the first thought that popped into my head was, “wow, that must be humiliating.” However, I quickly realized that this is A-Rod we’re talking about. The man’s career is literally filled with embarrassing moments. […]