Tag Archives: baseball

  • Babe Ruth Swings His Bat and His Manhood (GIF)

    Babe Ruth Swings His Bat and His Manhood (GIF)

    It’s not too rare to read about wardrobe malfunctions in sports nowadays. Let’s face it, all that strenuous physical activity is strenuous on the athletes’ clothes, as well as the athletes’ body.  So accidents are bound to happen. But how often do you get to see one featuring Babe Ruth? Full disclosure, it’s a little difficult […]

  • This Day In Sports History (December 13th) — Roger Clemens

    This Day In Sports History (December 13th) — Roger Clemens

    It was on this day in 1996 that free agent starting pitcher Roger Clemens signed with the Toronto Blue Jays. Clemens signed a four-year, $40 million deal to be the ace of the Blue Jays pitching staff. Although he signed a four-year contract, Clemens lasted only two seasons in Toronto before being traded to the […]

  • This Day In Sports History (December 11th) — Joe DiMaggio Retires

    This Day In Sports History (December 11th) — Joe DiMaggio Retires

    It was on this day in 1951 that Joe DiMaggio announced his retirement from baseball.  The “Yankee Clipper” was 37-years-old when he made the announcement. DiMaggio played all 13 years of his prolific career with the New York Yankees (1936–1942, 1946–1951).  He would make the All-Star game during each of those seasons, and he won […]

  • Pitcher Windups on This Japanese Baseball Video Game Are Insane (Video)

    Pitcher Windups on This Japanese Baseball Video Game Are Insane (Video)

    As you may or may not already know, Japanese video games can be kind of weird. That being said, weird doesn’t even begin to describe the 1998 baseball sim 98Koshien. Koshien was a high school baseball series—yes, high school baseball—that first came out in 1989 on Nintendo. Then they released an edition for Super Nintendo, […]

  • Mariano Rivera x New Era Limited Edition Cap

    Mariano Rivera x New Era Limited Edition Cap

    To help honor the career of the greatest closing pitcher that baseball has ever seen, New Era has created a limited edition 59FIFTY Fitted Cap, called “the Mariano Rivera Exclusive.”  It features commemorative patches, a list of Mariano’s records, and the number “42″ embroidered on the back. Unfortunately for those interested in getting their hands on […]

  • 9 Most Insufferable Things About “Red Sox Nation”

    9 Most Insufferable Things About “Red Sox Nation”

    It’s safe to say that there’s no fan base that comes close to getting the attention of (and making as much noise as) Red Sox Nation. It’s like if Packers fans won the lottery, moved to Miami, and got a reality show. And the recent championship for Boston means that these guys aren’t going anywhere […]

  • 9 Reasons MLB Should Shorten Its Season

    9 Reasons MLB Should Shorten Its Season

    Have you looked at the calendar recently? It’s October 28. Halloween is three days away. November is four. The NFL regular season is more than halfway over. And yet we’re only four games into a World Series that’s going to take at least six and quite possibly seven games to decide. This isn’t the natural […]