Tag Archives: MLB

  • 15 MLB Pitchers in the Tommy John Hall of Fame

    15 MLB Pitchers in the Tommy John Hall of Fame

    This week, baseball fans everywhere got some bad news. Jose Fernandez, the most exciting young pitcher in the game, has hit the DL, and doctors are recommending “Tommy John” (i.e. elbow ligament replacement) surgery. That means nobody is going to get to watch this electrifying 21-year-old pitch for another 12-18 months, which is just depressing. Of […]

  • Mets Pitcher Jenrry Mejia Moonwalks Off the Mound Following Strikeout (GIF)

    Mets Pitcher Jenrry Mejia Moonwalks Off the Mound Following Strikeout (GIF)

    In my opinion, I’d say the classic bat-flip following a homer (or in Yasiel Puig‘s case, a triple) can’t even hold a candle to Jenrry Mejia‘s original moonwalk off the mound following a strikeout. The latter took place during the eighth inning of last night’s contest between Mejia’s New York Mets and the New York […]

  • Sonny Gray Fools A’s Fans With ‘Ball On a String’ Trick (GIF)

    Sonny Gray Fools A’s Fans With ‘Ball On a String’ Trick (GIF)

    Sonny Gray is apparently unable to resist biting the hand that feeds him. The Oakland A’s player took to toying with the richest patrons in the building by luring young, closely-seated fans with the promise of a souvenir ball, only to shatter their dreams when they realize that Gray has the ball on a string. […]

  • Yu Darvish Doppelgänger Catches Foul Ball Pitched by Yu Darvish (Video)

    Yu Darvish Doppelgänger Catches Foul Ball Pitched by Yu Darvish (Video)

    On Saturday in Arlington, Angels outfielder Colin Cowgill popped a Yu Darvish changeup down the first base line and into the stands, where it was caught by Yu Darvish. That’s right. Yu Darvish was on the mound pitching and in the stands catching foul balls, which could only mean one of two things. Either future […]

  • Carlos Gomez Robs Joey Votto of Home Run…Again (Videos)

    Carlos Gomez Robs Joey Votto of Home Run…Again (Videos)

    Last July, Milwaukee Brewers center fielder Carlos Gomez gave us one of the most exciting endings to a baseball game we saw all season. With the Brewers up 4-3 and trying to close out the Reds in the top of the 9th, Joey Votto came to the plate with a runner on first and two […]