Tag Archives: baseball

  • Rangers Fan Catches Home Run Ball, Celebrates With Sprinkler Dance (Video)

    Rangers Fan Catches Home Run Ball, Celebrates With Sprinkler Dance (Video)

    After catching seven home run balls during the 2011 MLB season, Texas Rangers fan Trent Williams figured it was about time he begins celebrating these souvenir grabs with a sprinkler dance.  And during last night’s game between the Rangers and the Seattle Mariners, he introduced that dance to the world. In an interview with a […]

  • Bench-Clearing Brawl Breaks Out During High School Baseball Game (Video)

    Bench-Clearing Brawl Breaks Out During High School Baseball Game (Video)

    Now that the NHL regular season is over, there will be no more “Frozen Fisticuffs Fight of the Night” honors being handed out until the 2012-13 NHL season begins next October.   In order to fill the void until then, perhaps we should consider beginning a new daily post titled “The Bench Clearing Base-Brawl Of The […]

  • The FanDuel $1000 MLB Free Roll Is Tomorrow!!! Join Now!!!

    The FanDuel $1000 MLB Free Roll Is Tomorrow!!! Join Now!!!

    Tonight the 2012 MLB regular season gets underway when the defending champion St. Louis Cardinals travel to Miami’s new ballpark to take on the Marlins.  However, we all know that the real action kicks off tomorrow, when fourteen teams take the field in the first full day of MLB action.  And thanks to the guys […]

  • Only Two Days Left To Sign Up For The FanDuel $1000 MLB Free Roll!

    Only Two Days Left To Sign Up For The FanDuel $1000 MLB Free Roll!

    It took several days of thinking and strategizing, but my roster for the FanDuel $1000 MLB Opening Day Free Roll on Thursday is finally set.  And while I would rather not divulge all of the secrets behind the construction of my winning team, I can tell you that I did manage to make room for […]

  • 9 Seriously Underrated Baseball Players (2012 Edition)

    9 Seriously Underrated Baseball Players (2012 Edition)

    The 2012 MLB Season gets underway this week (no, as far as I’m concerned, those games in Japan last week don’t count), and apparently even die-hard hockey fans in Toronto are starting to get excited. So I thought this would be the perfect time to take a look at some players who might end up […]

  • This Day In Sports History (March 30th) – Sammy Sosa

    This Day In Sports History (March 30th) – Sammy Sosa

    It was on this day in 1992 that the Chicago White Sox traded Sammy Sosa and pitcher Ken Patterson to the Chicago Cubs in exchange for outfielder George Bell.  Many believed that the White Sox got the better player in the deal, but over time they would be proven wrong. George Bell was an aging […]

  • 15 Bizarre Off-Field Baseball Injuries

    15 Bizarre Off-Field Baseball Injuries

    Over the course of a 162-game MLB season, the daily grind—playing 6 days a week, summer heat, red-eye flights—is going to take its toll on every player. Injuries are going to mount as guys strain obliques, tweak hamstrings, dislocate shoulders, and pull groins. There’s just no way around it. Then again, it’s not always day-to-day […]

  • Rays’ Elliot Johnson Give Us His Tim Kurkjian Impersonation (Video)

    Rays’ Elliot Johnson Give Us His Tim Kurkjian Impersonation (Video)

    Tim Kurkjian impersonations appear to be all the rage in Major League Baseball these days.  After watching Toronto Blue Jays catcher J.P. Arencibia unveil his squeakiest voice during an interview with Terry Francona on ESPN’s Baseball Tonight, Elliot Johnson of the Tampa Bay Rays wanted Kurkjian to know that Arencibia wasn’t the only player in […]

  • Kate Upton Teaches Us Finger Mechanics For MLB 2K12 (Video)

    Kate Upton Teaches Us Finger Mechanics For MLB 2K12 (Video)

    There is nothing that says Kate Upton is a qualified expert when it comes to teaching the finger mechanics required to pitch a perfect game in MLB 2K12, but that wouldn’t stop most men from allowing the 2012 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Cover Girl from teaching them a thing or two about playing around with a […]

  • This Day In Sports History (February 9th) — Satchel Paige

    This Day In Sports History (February 9th) — Satchel Paige

    It was on this day in 1971 that Satchel Paige became the first player from the Negro-League to be elected into the Baseball Hall Of Fame. Paige was unanimously chosen to be the first Negro-Leaguer in the Hall due to his pitching dominance during the 30’s and 40’s. Paige was a superstar and the Negro-League’s […]

  • Cleveland Has Signed Lebron!

    Cleveland Has Signed Lebron!

    There will be a Lebron playing in Cleveland this year.  However, the Lebron we are speaking of is not LeBron James, and the team is not the Cleveland Cavaliers.  Instead, the Lebron we are referring to is Willy Lebron, a 32-year-old baseball player that was signed by the Cleveland Indians to a minor league deal […]

  • Cubs Pillow Makes Daughter Cry On Christmas (Video)

    Cubs Pillow Makes Daughter Cry On Christmas (Video)

    Do you hate your child?  I mean really hate them?  Do you hate them enough to want to see them drown in a pool of their own tears?  If so, we just might have the perfect prank for you. It comes via a Chicago mother, who gave her White Sox-loving daughter, Mya, a Chicago Cubs […]