Tag Archives: MLB

  • This Day In Sports History (April 23rd) — New York Mets

    This Day In Sports History (April 23rd) — New York Mets

    It was on this day in 1962 that the New York Mets earned their first franchise win.  After losing the first nine games of the season, the Mets would finally get their first win by beating the Pittsburgh Pirates 9-1 in a game played at Forbes Field. The 1962 New York Mets were one of […]

  • Mike Napoli Mangles His Finger on Head-First Slide into Second (GIF + Pic)

    Mike Napoli Mangles His Finger on Head-First Slide into Second (GIF + Pic)

    Last week, Los Angeles Angels superstar Josh Hamilton taught us all a very important lesson about sliding into a base head-first, and that lesson was don’t do it. Hamilton tore a ligament in his left thumb while sliding head-first, and now the Halos will be without their $17 million left fielder for 4-6 weeks. Unfortunately […]

  • Shocked Brewers Baby is Adorable (GIF)

    Shocked Brewers Baby is Adorable (GIF)

    With a 4-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday, the Milwaukee Brewers have now won nine straight games and they own an MLB-best 10-2 record on the season. That has me in shock, it probably has you in shock, and it definitely has this Brewers baby in shock. Check him out: I would have […]

  • Bryce Harper Sent a Ball Into Orbit vs. the Marlins (Video)

    Bryce Harper Sent a Ball Into Orbit vs. the Marlins (Video)

    Bryce Harper entered Wednesday in the midst of an awful slump, hitting just .160 with zero home runs and zero RBIs in 17 at bats on the season… Then he did this: After being reviewed, Harper’s three-run homer would stand, bringing the Nats to within two runs of the Miami Marlins. Harper finished the game […]

  • Atlanta Braves Set American Flag on Fire at Home Opener (Pic)

    Atlanta Braves Set American Flag on Fire at Home Opener (Pic)

    See that photo above? That’s Turner Field, home of the Atlanta Braves. If you look closely, out in center field, above the giant video board, you’ll see the American flag. Here’s what it looks like up close: Now, there’s nothing special about this particular American flag. It’s not unusually large, and as far as I […]