Tag Archives: minor league baseball

  • It’s Not a Real Minor League Baseball Game Without a Possum Delay (Video)

    It’s Not a Real Minor League Baseball Game Without a Possum Delay (Video)

    Anyone who wants to sincerely argue for the legitimacy of minor league baseball might want to skip this story (fortunately for our readership, I don’t think many people are really inclined to set aside the backwoods antics of minor league baseball games). When the Quad City Bandits take on the Clinton LumberKings, you learn to expect […]

  • 21 Crazy Minor League Baseball Jerseys

    21 Crazy Minor League Baseball Jerseys

    Minor league baseball teams have been coming up with crazy ballpark promotions since the dawn of time. However, right now, we are in the middle of a golden age of wacky jerseys.  Major league ball clubs can’t just wear all kinds of goofy promotional jerseys, of course, because it would hurt their brand. But minor league clubs? With […]

  • El Paso Chihuahuas Introduce Greatest Jerseys in History of Sports (Pic)

    El Paso Chihuahuas Introduce Greatest Jerseys in History of Sports (Pic)

    I’ve seen a lot of wacky minor league baseball promotions in my day, but this one is right there at the top amongst my favorites. On August 3, the El Paso Chihuahuas, triple-A affiliates of the San Diego Padres, are holding their second annual “Bark at the Park”—which in itself is not very original, since […]

  • Minor League Baseball Teams Unveil ‘Star Wars’ Uniforms (Pics)

    Minor League Baseball Teams Unveil ‘Star Wars’ Uniforms (Pics)

    One of the cool things about Minor League Baseball is that everything is just a little bit looser than in the Major Leagues, and less formal. So if you want to start, say, wearing Star Wars themed uniforms on “Star Wars Night,” no one’s going to start crying about disrespecting America’s Pastime or anything like that. […]

  • The Lehigh Valley IronPigs’ New Bacon Gear Is Flying Off the Shelves

    The Lehigh Valley IronPigs’ New Bacon Gear Is Flying Off the Shelves

    The Lehigh Valley IronPigs, Triple-A affiliates of the Philadelphia Phillies, have had some of the best-selling gear among all minor league baseball teams for the last five years simply because they are called the Lehigh Valley IronPigs. However, ever since they announced that the team would sport caps with strips of bacon on them for […]

  • Tracy McGrady Is Trying to Become a Professional Baseball Player (Video)

    Tracy McGrady Is Trying to Become a Professional Baseball Player (Video)

    When most NBA superstars retire they try their hand at broadcasting, or maybe they use their name recognition to attract investors to some business venture or another. Not Tracy McGrady, though. Now that this 7x All-Star and 2x NBA scoring champion is out of basketball, he’s pursuing one of his life’s biggest dreams: becoming a […]