Tag Archives: baseball

  • Royals Closer Jonathan Broxton Has Some Big Pants To Fill (Video)

    Royals Closer Jonathan Broxton Has Some Big Pants To Fill (Video)

    Kansas City Royals closer Jonathan Broxton is 1-1 with a 1.99 ERA, and he has successfully converted on 21 of his 24 save opportunities this season.  At a whopping 6’4″, 300-pounds, it goes without saying that his absence from the Royals lineup would leave the rest of his team with some rather big shoes pants […]

  • This Day In Sports History (July 6th) – 1983 MLB All-Star Game

    This Day In Sports History (July 6th) – 1983 MLB All-Star Game

    It was on this day in 1983 that the 54th annual Major League Baseball All-Star Game was played.  The game took place at Comiskey Park in Chicago, Illinois, home of the Chicago White Sox. This game took place exactly 50 years to the day that the first All-Star Game was held, also at Comiskey Park.  […]

  • 9 Most Disappointing MLB Players Of 2012 (So Far)

    9 Most Disappointing MLB Players Of 2012 (So Far)

    Whether these MLB players are letting down fans of their favorite team or destroying fantasy rosters, they are all major league disappointments. As we are just shy of the season’s halfway mark, the sample size is large enough to decipher who just struggled a little out of the gate and who is failing to play […]

  • Check Out This Enthusiastic Traverse City Beach Bums Fan (Video)

    Check Out This Enthusiastic Traverse City Beach Bums Fan (Video)

    It seems as though at every baseball game, there’s at least one fan who gives the cheering portion of the program all he’s got. He doesn’t just stand up and cheer when his team gets a hit or scores a run.  He also provides a steady stream of encouragement in the form of various chants […]

  • Aroldis Chapman Gets The Save, Does A Barrel Roll (Video)

    Aroldis Chapman Gets The Save, Does A Barrel Roll (Video)

    With a fastball that is capable of reaching record-breaking speeds in his pitching arsenal, it is probably safe to assume that Cincinnati Reds closer Aroldis Chapman will record plenty of saves during his Major League career.  He recorded another last night against the Milwaukee Brewers, as he entered the game in the ninth inning and […]

  • Beach Ball On A String Delays The College World Series (Video)

    Beach Ball On A String Delays The College World Series (Video)

    Omaha, Nebraska isn’t known for their beaches (probably because of the fact that they don’t really have any), but they may soon be known for their beach balls, as hundreds of them were tossed onto the field at TD Ameritrade Park during Game Two of the College World Series yesterday. With Arizona leading South Carolina […]

  • Umpire Jerry Layne Hit In Head With Broken Bat (Video)

    Umpire Jerry Layne Hit In Head With Broken Bat (Video)

    Has it seemed to you like there are a lot more broken bats in baseball lately? Well, you’re not crazy. These days, the majority of players have ditched old-fashioned ash bats in favor of lighter maple bats. Unfortunately, whereas the former were practically indestructible, the latter will shatter into a hundred pieces if you look […]