Tag Archives: MLB

  • Simpsons Characters Read Starting Lineup at Dodgers Stadium (Video)

    Simpsons Characters Read Starting Lineup at Dodgers Stadium (Video)

    Yesterday, the Los Angeles Dodgers brought out Moe Szyslak, Apu Nahasapeemapetilon, and Police Chief Clancy Wiggum to read the home team’s starting lineup—which is to say, they brought out Hank Azaria, who performs the voices for all three of those classic Simpsons characters. It was the first time this writer had ever heard anybody from […]

  • Jason Collins Throws Out First Pitch at Red Sox Game (Video)

    Jason Collins Throws Out First Pitch at Red Sox Game (Video)

    A couple months back, NBA free agent Jason Collins made history when he came out as gay in a Sports Illustrated article, thus becoming the first openly gay pro athlete in United State professional sports. It was a pretty big deal, and it elicited both criticism and praise. Of course, one of the most notable […]

  • Got Enough Sunscreen on Your Lips? (Video)

    Got Enough Sunscreen on Your Lips? (Video)

    It’s always sunny in Philadelphia, I’m told.  So if you’re heading out for an afternoon game at Citizen’s Bank Park, you’ll want to be prepared. Wear a hat, bring plenty of water, and apply that sunscreen liberally. Not too liberally, though. Just be sure to apply a nice even coat of SPF 50 or better. […]

  • Padres Announcers Are Big Fans of Hot Dogs and Hot Chicks (Video)

    Padres Announcers Are Big Fans of Hot Dogs and Hot Chicks (Video)

    Want to know how to get on camera at a baseball game? Well, start by being female and attractive. That right there gives you about a 10% chance. Next, get yourself some seats behind home plate, because that will increase your chances by another 75%. Finally, to really seal the deal, go ahead and throw […]

  • 15 Most-Ejected MLB Managers of All-Time

    15 Most-Ejected MLB Managers of All-Time

    In most sports, if the coach or manger went ballistic, got up in the official’s face, and screamed at him at the top of his lungs, that person would get suspended and/or fined. Baseball, however, is different. It’s expected that managers will go apesh*t from time to time. It’s part of the game. When it […]

  • Watch Yankees and Red Sox Players Get Freaked Out By Thunder (Video)

    Watch Yankees and Red Sox Players Get Freaked Out By Thunder (Video)

    Yesterday’s Sunday Night Baseball showdown between the New York Yankees and the Boston Red Sox turned into a Sunday night weather report in the sixth inning, as play was halted twice due to rain before finally being called. But not even a delay in the action could prevent the highlights from rolling in.  Check out […]

  • This Day In Sports History (June 3rd) – Darryl Strawberry

    This Day In Sports History (June 3rd) – Darryl Strawberry

    It was on this day in 1980 that the New York Mets selected outfielder Darryl Strawberry with the #1 overall pick in the Major League Baseball draft.  Darryl’s older brother, Michael, was also selected in the draft, by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 31st round. Strawberry had a great start to his career, winning […]

  • Watch Andres Torres Break a Bat Over His Knee (Video & GIF)

    Watch Andres Torres Break a Bat Over His Knee (Video & GIF)

    The San Francisco Giants were leading the Oakland Athletics by a score of 5-2 in the bottom of the eighth inning, so you’d think Giants outfielder Andres Torres would at least be in a decent mood. He was not. After striking out with runners on second and third for the second out of the inning, […]