Tag Archives: MLB

  • Here’s Jose Reyes Rapping With Toronto Reporters (Video)

    Here’s Jose Reyes Rapping With Toronto Reporters (Video)

    You can question whether or not Jose Reyes is the best player on the Toronto Blue Jays’ roster, what with the likes of Jose Bautista and Edwin Encarnacion still hanging around.  But what you can’t question is whether or not he’s the best rapper on the team’s roster. He is.  And now we have the […]

  • 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 […]

  • According to Bob Uecker, “Major League IV” Is Probably Going to Happen

    According to Bob Uecker, “Major League IV” Is Probably Going to Happen

    Those who have been waiting for another Major League movie to come out following the disappointment of Major League: Back to the Minors will be happy to hear the following news from Bob Uecker regarding the possibility of a Major League IV movie, via Brewers Beat: “I’ll be honest with you, they’re talking about it,” […]

  • This Day In Sports History (January 29th) — Baseball Hall of Fame

    This Day In Sports History (January 29th) — Baseball Hall of Fame

    It was on this day in 1936 that the Baseball Hall of Fame inducted its first members.  The five men chosen to be the first inductees were Ty Cobb, Babe Ruth, Honus Wagner, Christy Mathewson and Walter Johnson. Perhaps the most notable player on this list is Ty Cobb, who holds several prestigious MLB records, including […]

  • The 17 Greatest Sports Rants of All-Time

    The 17 Greatest Sports Rants of All-Time

    Football fans across America didn’t really need another reason to root for the Broncos and against the Seahawks in Super Bowl XLVIII. Everyone already hated the Seahawks and their fans. But apparently Richard Sherman wasn’t convince, and he wanted to be absolutely sure that his team was the most hated team in the NFL. So, […]

  • MLB Is Bringing Back ‘R.B.I. Baseball’ This Spring (Video)

    MLB Is Bringing Back ‘R.B.I. Baseball’ This Spring (Video)

    Well, it’s been 20 long years, but fans of classic sports video games are finally getting their wish. Come spring 2014, R.B.I. Baseball is back. For you kids out there who’ve never really known anything but MLB: The Show, the original R.B.I. Baseball came out on the original Nintendo Entertainment System in 1988, and it […]

  • Dan Le Batard Sold His Baseball Hall of Fame Vote to Deadspin

    Dan Le Batard Sold His Baseball Hall of Fame Vote to Deadspin

    As you may have heard previously, a few months back the folks over at Deadspin announced that they wanted to purchased the Baseball Hall of Fame ballot of one voter and allow their readers to vote on how to fill it out. Why? Because they believed the voting system was flawed to the point of […]

  • Yasiel Puig Gets Arrested for Speeding While Wearing Pink Shorts (Video)

    Yasiel Puig Gets Arrested for Speeding While Wearing Pink Shorts (Video)

    Many of us were already aware of the fact that Los Angeles Dodgers super-rookie Yasiel Puig was arrested in Florida on December 28 after his white Mercedes-Benz was clocked going 110 mph down the I-75.  What we weren’t aware of, however, was the fact that Puig was wearing some funky-looking pink shorts at the time. […]

  • This Day In Sports History (December 27th) – Barry Zito

    This Day In Sports History (December 27th) – Barry Zito

    It was on this day in 2006 that the San Francisco Giants signed free agent starting pitcher Barry Zito to a seven-year deal worth $126 million.  Zito’s contract made him the highest paid pitcher in Major League history at the time of the signing. Barry Zito had a terrific season in 2002 when he had […]

  • This Day In Sports History (December 20th) — Hideo Nomo

    This Day In Sports History (December 20th) — Hideo Nomo

    It was on this day in 2001 that starting pitcher Hideo Nomo signed a contract with the Los Angeles Dodgers.  The signing meant a return to the organization where Nomo’s Major League career began nearly seven years earlier. Hideo Nomo’s Major League career got off to a great start, as he had a very solid […]