Tag Archives: home run

  • 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 […]

  • College Outfielder Makes an Amazing Catch over a Wall (Video)

    College Outfielder Makes an Amazing Catch over a Wall (Video)

    Baseball’s got its share of exciting moments, but nothing quite compares to a player making an insane catch. More than a home run or a strikeout, an amazing catch is a sudden display of athleticism, and you don’t get many of those in baseball. However, University of Evansville gave us an amazing catch last night, […]

  • Watch The Most Emphatic Bat Flip Ever (GIF)

    Watch The Most Emphatic Bat Flip Ever (GIF)

    You may have been saddened by the news that Yasiel Puig‘s bat flips will soon be endangered, but there are still others out there who plan to continue flipping their lumber. Florida State sophomore Quincy Nieporte is one of those individuals, as he celebrated a walk-off homer against the Florida Gators with one of the most aggressive, […]

  • A-Rod Smacked His First Home Run Since Fall of 2013 (Video)

    A-Rod Smacked His First Home Run Since Fall of 2013 (Video)

    Proving that you can’t keep a good man down (okay, maybe that’s not true), A-Rod smacked his first home run of the season against Toronto. His home run wasn’t just the first of the season, but his first since September, 2013, so it was a pretty big moment for the disgraced Yankess slugger. A-Rod was […]

  • Yankees Fan Tries To Throw Back Home Run Ball, Fails (Video)

    Yankees Fan Tries To Throw Back Home Run Ball, Fails (Video)

    It was a rough day for the New York Yankees during their home opener earlier today against the Toronto Blue Jays. They managed just three hits of their own, while starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka was roughed up for five third inning runs during a 6-1 drubbing. And as brutal as things were on the field […]

  • Yoenis Cespedes Catch Robs Kurt Suzuki Of a Homer (Video)

    Yoenis Cespedes Catch Robs Kurt Suzuki Of a Homer (Video)

    Yoenis Cespedes made his debut with the Detroit Tigers earlier today during a 4-0 victory against the Minnesota Twins. The former Athletics and Red Sox outfielder contributed a double, triple, two runs, and a home-run-saving catch to his new club’s winning effort. A solid start, to say the least. You can watch the Yoenis Cespedes […]

  • Arkansas Fan Tries To Catch Home Run Ball With His Visor (Video)

    Arkansas Fan Tries To Catch Home Run Ball With His Visor (Video)

    In case you haven’t already figured this out for yourself by now, catching a ball with a visor will not work.  It’ll never work. But that didn’t stop this Arkansas fan from trying during Thursday’s SEC match-up with LSU, as he attempted to snag a home run off the bat of Tigers shortstop Alex Bergman with […]