Tag Archives: baseball

  • 12 Things You Should Know About the World Baseball Classic

    12 Things You Should Know About the World Baseball Classic

    The 2013 World Baseball Classic is going on right now on two different continents, but many North American sports fans aren’t really paying much attention to it. Why? Well, there are probably a number of good reasons. First, casual hardball fans probably aren’t ready for competitive baseball in March. We call ball players “the boys […]

  • Hooters Ball Girl Picks Up Fair Ball, Gives it to a Fan (Video)

    Hooters Ball Girl Picks Up Fair Ball, Gives it to a Fan (Video)

    It seems as though every year, you can count on us to provide our readers with at least one update on the Hooters ball girls that can be seen patrolling the foul grounds during Philadelphia Phillies spring training contests. For the first few years, it seemed as though everyone was impressed with these ball-chasing beauties, […]

  • Baseball Pitcher Tackles Runner During Play at the Plate (Video)

    Baseball Pitcher Tackles Runner During Play at the Plate (Video)

    When we witness a collision at the plate during a baseball game, nine times out of ten we see the player on offense barreling over the player on defense.  However, every once in a while we come across a defensive player who appears to be much more interested in being on the giving end of […]

  • This Day In Sports History (December 22nd) — Brandon Morrow

    This Day In Sports History (December 22nd) — Brandon Morrow

    It was on this day in 2009 that the Toronto Blue Jays sent relief pitcher Brandon League and minor league outfielder Johermyn Chavez to the Seattle Mariners in exchange for starting pitcher Brandon Morrow.  Although the Mariners used him mainly as a relief pitcher, the Jays planned on using Morrow as a starter and a […]

  • 30 Fantastic Baseball Fan GIFs

    30 Fantastic Baseball Fan GIFs

    Well, the 2012 World Series is officially underway. And since the games are once again being telecast on Fox, you know what that means: out of every four-hour broadcast, a good forty-five minutes will be dedicated to close-ups of fans nervously biting their nails and covering up the bottom halves of their faces with their […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 10/24/12 — Pablo Sandoval

    Stat Line Of The Night — 10/24/12 — Pablo Sandoval

    With Justin Verlander on the mound for the Detroit Tigers during Game One of the World Series last night, few would have imagined that we would be talking about a three-home-run performance from a San Francisco Giants batter.  But that is exactly what all the buzz is about one day later, as Pablo Sandoval, a.k.a. […]

  • The 13 Greatest Comebacks in MLB Postseason History

    The 13 Greatest Comebacks in MLB Postseason History

    Well, last night the San Francisco Giants became only the 12th MLB team to come back from a 3-1 deficit in a best-of-seven series. So the topic for today’s list was a no-brainer: best postseason comebacks in MLB history. It includes all twelve 3-1 comebacks, plus one comeback from a best-of-give series, and while a […]