Tag Archives: home run

  • Dee Gordon Shows His Wheels with an Inside the Park HR (Video)

    Dee Gordon Shows His Wheels with an Inside the Park HR (Video)

    Normally, it takes a well-hit ball and a pretty monumental screw-up to tally an inside-the-park home run. However, Dee Gordon of the Miami Marlins is so fast that it only takes a well-hit ball and a MEDIUM-SIZED screwup for him to get a four-bagger. Yup, the Giants outfielders seemed to need a second pass on […]

  • A-Rod 3000th Hit Is A Homer (Video)

    A-Rod 3000th Hit Is A Homer (Video)

    Alex Rodriguez has been public enemy #1 in the baseball world over the past couple of years, but he’s done anything and everything he can to change that this season.  And is seems to be working, as the Yankees slugger was cheered, not booed, after he drilled a home run off Justin Verlander on Friday […]

  • Indians Bullpen Takes Brandon Moss 100th Home Run Ball For Ransom

    Indians Bullpen Takes Brandon Moss 100th Home Run Ball For Ransom

    Last night, Cleveland Indians outfielder Brandon Moss hit the 100th home run of his career during a 2-1 road victory against the Kansas City Royals.  Being such a significant milestone in the 31-year-old’s career, you’d think Moss would want to keep that ball as a memento. And he does!  Only problem is he’s going to have […]

  • Joey Gallo Homers, Shines in Major League Debut (Video)

    Joey Gallo Homers, Shines in Major League Debut (Video)

    Filling the shoes of a player like Adrian Beltre (sprained left thumb) can be tough, but Texas Rangers top-prospect Joey Gallo didn’t make it seem that way when he made his highly-anticipated Major League debut tonight against the White Sox at the Ballpark in Arlington. Gallo was called up earlier in the day from the Rangers’ […]

  • Epic Bat Flip Proves Korean Baseball Players Are Awesome (Video)

    Epic Bat Flip Proves Korean Baseball Players Are Awesome (Video)

    In Major League Baseball, when you do something awesome, you’re supposed to pretend like you don’t even give a sh*t lest you hurt the pitcher’s pwitty wittow feewings. For that reason, bat flipping is frowned upon. It still happens, of course. But if you do it too often or with too much enthusiasm, you’re going […]

  • Madison Bumgarner Hits Home Run Off Clayton Kershaw (Video)

    Madison Bumgarner Hits Home Run Off Clayton Kershaw (Video)

    For the third time this season, 2014 World Series MVP Madison Bumgarner and 2014 NL MVP Clayton Kershaw squared off against one another, and for the third time it was the Giants ace emerging victorious over the Dodgers ace. But what made today’s victory even more special for Bumgarner was the fact that he didn’t […]

  • Pedro Alvarez Knocks a Home Run into a Boat (Video)

    Pedro Alvarez Knocks a Home Run into a Boat (Video)

    If you go to San Francisco to AT&T Park, things are sort of set up so that you hit a home run into the water. Not so at PNC Park at Pittsburgh. If you reach the water there, you defied expectations. In fact, only two people had reached the Alleghany River on the fly in […]

  • Giancarlo Stanton Hits 113.6 MPH Line Drive Home Run (Video)

    Giancarlo Stanton Hits 113.6 MPH Line Drive Home Run (Video)

    Ever wonder what a 113.6 mile-per-hour, line drive home run looks like? Wonder no more, as Giancarlo Stanton hit one that appeared to be on a rope to left field during Thursday afternoon’s game between the Marlins and Phillies. Check it out: Your browser does not support iframes. Surprisingly, that 113.6 mph homer is not the hardest hit […]