Tag Archives: baseball

  • Rays’ Alex Cobb Hit in Head by Line Drive (Video)

    Rays’ Alex Cobb Hit in Head by Line Drive (Video)

    Earlier this season it was Toronto’s J.A. Happ. Last year it was Oakland’s Brandon McCarthy, Houston’s Mickey Storey, and Detroit’s Doug Fister. Now the latest pitcher to join the “clocked in the head by a line drive club” is Tampa Bay’s Alex Cobb. On Saturday afternoon during a game against the Kansas City Royals at […]

  • Mets Fan Takes a Tumble on Live Television (Video)

    Mets Fan Takes a Tumble on Live Television (Video)

    The New York Mets seem to be awfully good at embarrassing themselves on live television, as they have done just that on numerous occasions this season en route to a 24-37 record through their first 61 games. And now their fans are getting in on the act as well, beginning with the dude in the […]

  • Simpsons Characters Read Starting Lineup at Dodgers Stadium (Video)

    Simpsons Characters Read Starting Lineup at Dodgers Stadium (Video)

    Yesterday, the Los Angeles Dodgers brought out Moe Szyslak, Apu Nahasapeemapetilon, and Police Chief Clancy Wiggum to read the home team’s starting lineup—which is to say, they brought out Hank Azaria, who performs the voices for all three of those classic Simpsons characters. It was the first time this writer had ever heard anybody from […]

  • Got Enough Sunscreen on Your Lips? (Video)

    Got Enough Sunscreen on Your Lips? (Video)

    It’s always sunny in Philadelphia, I’m told.  So if you’re heading out for an afternoon game at Citizen’s Bank Park, you’ll want to be prepared. Wear a hat, bring plenty of water, and apply that sunscreen liberally. Not too liberally, though. Just be sure to apply a nice even coat of SPF 50 or better. […]

  • Padres Announcers Are Big Fans of Hot Dogs and Hot Chicks (Video)

    Padres Announcers Are Big Fans of Hot Dogs and Hot Chicks (Video)

    Want to know how to get on camera at a baseball game? Well, start by being female and attractive. That right there gives you about a 10% chance. Next, get yourself some seats behind home plate, because that will increase your chances by another 75%. Finally, to really seal the deal, go ahead and throw […]

  • 15 Most-Ejected MLB Managers of All-Time

    15 Most-Ejected MLB Managers of All-Time

    In most sports, if the coach or manger went ballistic, got up in the official’s face, and screamed at him at the top of his lungs, that person would get suspended and/or fined. Baseball, however, is different. It’s expected that managers will go apesh*t from time to time. It’s part of the game. When it […]