Tag Archives: MLB

  • Paul Pierce Throws Out Horrible First Pitch, Gets Booed (Video)

    Paul Pierce Throws Out Horrible First Pitch, Gets Booed (Video)

    The tradition of horrible first pitches from professional basketball players continued on Tuesday when Paul Pierce was invited to Dodger Stadium to throw out the first pitch prior to the Dodgers’ game against the Oakland Athletics. What made Pierce’s pitch so bad?  It was a 20 mph bouncer that landed about 8 feet in front […]

  • Here’s the Trailer for HBO’s Will Ferrell Spring Training Documentary (Video)

    Here’s the Trailer for HBO’s Will Ferrell Spring Training Documentary (Video)

    Remember when Will Ferrell played 10 different positions for 10 different teams and earned his very own Topps baseball card during MLB Spring Training? At the time it seemed like just another sports-related publicity stunt from the world’s funniest sports fanatic. (Well, maybe the world’s second-funniest sports fanatic.) But as it turns out, it was not just […]

  • This Mike Napoli Ejection Was Some Serious Bull$%*& (Video)

    This Mike Napoli Ejection Was Some Serious Bull$%*& (Video)

    If any of the 37,401 fans at Fenway Park on Monday night actually bought a ticket because they wanted to watch the umpires, they probably really enjoyed the Mike Napoli ejection. Everybody else in attendance was probably pretty pissed off. Napoli struck out looking to end the bottom of the first against John Danks and […]

  • Blue Jays’ Awful Base-Running Results in Strange Triple Play (Video)

    Blue Jays’ Awful Base-Running Results in Strange Triple Play (Video)

    This 3-6-2 triple play that was executed by the Seattle Mariners during Sunday’s 6-5 win over the Toronto Blue Jays on Sunday was a mixture of all sorts of ugliness, from mental errors to inexplicably tripping over one’s own feet. Ladies and gentlemen, this is not how you play baseball: Your browser does not support […]

  • Mike Trout Hits Grand Slam Into a Fan’s ‘Trout Net’ (Video)

    Mike Trout Hits Grand Slam Into a Fan’s ‘Trout Net’ (Video)

    Hitting home runs has become too easy for Los Angeles Angels center fielder Mike Trout, so in an effort to make things more challenging, he’s now hitting grand slams into nets being held by fans in the outfield bleachers. Seriously.  Grand Slams.  Into 2-foot nets. Check it out: Your browser does not support iframes. That […]

  • Cole Hamels Throws No-Hitter vs. Cubs (Video)

    Cole Hamels Throws No-Hitter vs. Cubs (Video)

    With everyone expecting the Philadelphia Phillies to trade Cole Hamels any day now, the left-handed starting pitcher did the team a huge favor and upped his trade value by no-hitting the Chicago Cubs on Saturday. Hamels needed 129 pitches to get through all nine innings, in which he allowed just two walks while striking out 13 […]

  • Elderly Cards Fan Likes Busch Stadium Bathrooms Because of the Drugs (Video)

    Elderly Cards Fan Likes Busch Stadium Bathrooms Because of the Drugs (Video)

    Pick your favorite stadium in all of Major League Baseball.  What makes it so special to you?  Is it the history?  The food vendors?  The beer?  The atmosphere? Any of those would be considered acceptable answers.  You know what’s not an acceptable answer though?  Saying you like the stadium because the bathrooms offer drugs.  But […]

  • Watch Alex Rodriguez Barrel Roll Into Home Plate (GIF)

    Watch Alex Rodriguez Barrel Roll Into Home Plate (GIF)

    When it comes to sliding in baseball, this Alex Rodriguez barrel roll into home plate from Thursday’s game against the Orioles is about as bad as it gets. Check it out: Stick to the homers, Alex.  They’ll save you the trouble of ever having to attempt another slide. Hat Tip – [NESN]

  • Famed Ball Hawk Zack Hample Assaulted at Yankee Stadium (Pics)

    Famed Ball Hawk Zack Hample Assaulted at Yankee Stadium (Pics)

    Remember Zack Hample, the famous ball-hawk who caught A-Rod’s 3000th hit and became friends with former adult film star Lisa Ann? Well, he had quite the interesting night at Yankee Stadium on Wednesday. And it started with him getting assaulted by another fan during batting practice. First we’ll hear Hample’s side of the story: Unfortunately […]