Tag Archives: baseball

  • The Stat Line Of The Night – 09/24/09 – Clay Buchholz

    The Stat Line Of The Night – 09/24/09 – Clay Buchholz

    Total Pro Sports – The Boston Red Sox have all but sealed their spot in the playoffs with a little over a week to go in the season.  Leading the wild card race by eight games over the Texas Rangers, each win brings them one step closer to booking their ticket for October baseball, and […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night – 09/22/09 – Carlos Guillen

    The Stat Line Of The Night – 09/22/09 – Carlos Guillen

    Total Pro Sports – With more than 4 games separating every other playoff race in the majors, much of the spotlight as we near the end of September has been on the battle for the AL Central between the Detroit Tigers and the Minnesota Twins.  The two teams went into last night’s game with the […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night – 09/22/09 – Anibal Sanchez

    The Stat Line Of The Night – 09/22/09 – Anibal Sanchez

    Total Pro Sports -Looking to make a final playoff push in an attempt to play some meaningful baseball in October, the Florida Marlins are in desperate need of wins.  Last night’s task was not an easy one to come by as they took on the NL East leading Philadelphia Phillies searching for a victory.  Luckily, […]

  • Dave Mercer Throws Out The First Ever Opening Cast At Jays Game

    Dave Mercer Throws Out The First Ever Opening Cast At Jays Game

    Total Pro Sports – For those who don’t recognize the name Dave Mercer, you can usually find him hosting Facts of Fishing.  He is also the man who should now be credited as the first to perform the opening cast of a Major League Baseball game.  That’s right.  I said “cast.” Being a professional fisherman, […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night – 09/17/09 – Wade Davis

    The Stat Line Of The Night – 09/17/09 – Wade Davis

    Total Pro Sports – It is likely a case of “too little, too late,” but the Tampa Bay Rays put on the type performance last night against the Baltimore Orioles that they could have desperately used over the past month or so when they saw themselves fall out of contention in the AL East and […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night – 09/16/09 – Trevor Cahill

    The Stat Line Of The Night – 09/16/09 – Trevor Cahill

    Total Pro Sports – It was not too loo ago when the Texas Rangers found themselves in a heated battle atop the AL wild card standings with the Boston Red Sox.  Things have changed since then as Boston is in the midst of a seven-game winning streak, while the Rangers went into last night’s game […]

  • Dad Catches Ball For Daughter And She Throws It Back [Video]

    Dad Catches Ball For Daughter And She Throws It Back [Video]

    Total Pro Sports – Drunken brawls, uncoordinated dancing, and blow-up doll dry-humping have become the typical form of entertainment you may find at the ball park, but alcohol isn’t always needed in order for fans to make the nightly highlight package.  Sometimes an impressive grab on a foul ball can turn some heads, or even […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night – 09/15/09 – Cliff Lee

    The Stat Line Of The Night – 09/15/09 – Cliff Lee

    Total Pro Sports – Defeating the Washington Nationals may not be regarded as much of an accomplishment, but when it is done in the type of fashion Cliff Lee displayed last night, one can surely show some appreciation for such a performance.  With the Phillies having won two in a row and looking to maintain […]

  • Jays And Yankees Take Part In A Brawl At The Ball Park

    Jays And Yankees Take Part In A Brawl At The Ball Park

    Total Pro Sports – The game did not have many implications with the Toronto Blue Jays already out of the playoff picture and the New York Yankees having all but wrapped up their spot in the post-season, but that didn’t mean the intensity was gone. With the Jays up 9-2 in the bottom of the […]

  • Dodgers Fans Have Blow Up Doll Hump-A-Thon

    Dodgers Fans Have Blow Up Doll Hump-A-Thon

    Total Pro Sports -  We have previously been the recipients of some entertaining footage of Dodgers fans as they brawled outside San Francisco’s AT&T Park.  Well the boys from Los Angeles are back to tickle our funny bone, and this time they are doing it without their fists. The inflatable beach ball may have become […]

  • Tampa Bay Rays Rookie David Price Dresses In Drag

    Tampa Bay Rays Rookie David Price Dresses In Drag

    Total Pro Sports – Although hazing may be frowned upon by many, when done in a tasteful manner it can be quite the amusing event.  The Tampa Bay Rays are the perfect example of this. While they didn’t take it as far as the Bandera High School cheerleaders, who smeared feces over their victim’s locker, […]

  • This Is Why Batting Helmets Save Lives [Video]

    This Is Why Batting Helmets Save Lives [Video]

    Total Pro Sports – It is undoubtedly the scariest moment in baseball, when a ball makes its way towards the head of a player.  We have seen the damage that such incidents can have when David Wright and Hiroki Juroda were both victims of head shots last month, and we have also seen the embarrassing […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night – 09/08/09 – Marlon Byrd

    The Stat Line Of The Night – 09/08/09 – Marlon Byrd

    Total Pro Sports – The Texas Rangers headed into Tuesday’s crucial double-header against the Cleveland Indians looking to make up some ground on the Boston Red Sox in the AL wild card race.  With the chance to get themselves within 2 games of a playoff spot they would need their bats to to be clicking […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night – 09/07/09 – Chris Carpenter

    The Stat Line Of The Night – 09/07/09 – Chris Carpenter

    Total Pro Sports – It has been over two months since Chris Carpenter last recorded a loss.  July and August were near perfect months (9-0 in 11 starts) for the St. Louis Cardinals’ ace and September has been much of the same.  After getting a victory in his first start of the month, Carpenter looked […]

  • Red Sox Closer Jonathan Papelbon Gets Fined For Being Slow

    Red Sox Closer Jonathan Papelbon Gets Fined For Being Slow

    Total Pro Sports – Jonathan Papelbon is a little slow and the MLB has fined him because of that. While this may seem rather harsh at first, the “slowness” being referred to has nothing to do with Papelbon’s mental capabilities.  Rather it is regarding his snail-like pace on the mound. In an effort to speed […]