Tag Archives: MLB

  • Jon Lester Throws Ball, Glove to First For an Out (Video)

    Jon Lester Throws Ball, Glove to First For an Out (Video)

    Jon Lester earned his second loss in three starts since joining the Chicago Cubs in the offseason on Sunday, but there were some signs of improvement from the $155-million lefty. For one, he allowed just six hits and three runs over 5.1 innings of work, which isn’t great, but it is better than what we’ve seen […]

  • Jays Fan Gets a Beer Shower While Trying To Catch Foul Ball (Video)

    Jays Fan Gets a Beer Shower While Trying To Catch Foul Ball (Video)

    Cubs fans are masters when it comes to catching foul balls with their beer cups. Jays fans? Not so much. Check it out—from Saturday’s game between the Jays and Braves at the Rogers Centre: Your browser does not support iframes. Note to self: When it comes to catching baseballs, beer cups work much better than beer […]

  • Two Cubs Fans Catch Foul Balls In Their Beers, Chug ‘Em (Videos)

    Two Cubs Fans Catch Foul Balls In Their Beers, Chug ‘Em (Videos)

    Catching a foul ball with a beer cup at a baseball game is a pretty rare feat, but it happened twice over the weekend at Wrigley Field during the Chicago Cubs’ three-game series against the San Diego Padres. First, during the ninth inning of Saturday afternoon’s contest, a female Cubs fan made a catch with her […]

  • Jon Lester Twitter Game Much Better than Jon Lester Pickoff Move (Tweets)

    Jon Lester Twitter Game Much Better than Jon Lester Pickoff Move (Tweets)

    The internet can be a real jerk sometimes, and professional athletes probably know this better than most. Any time they screw up, they hear about it from about a million Twitter trolls. Which probably sucks. Fortunately for Cubs pitcher Jon Lester, he knows how to handle himself on social media. After his embarrassing inability to […]

  • Unbelievable Kevin Pillar Catch Robs Rays of a Home Run (Video)

    Unbelievable Kevin Pillar Catch Robs Rays of a Home Run (Video)

    The fences at most ballparks are only seven or eight feet high, making it fairly easy for most outfielders to make home run-saving grabs. However, this is not the case in Toronto. At the Rogers Centre, the fences are 10 feet high, so if you want to rob somebody of a home run you need […]

  • Johnny Manziel Front Row at Texas Rangers Game With Smokeshow (Pics)

    Johnny Manziel Front Row at Texas Rangers Game With Smokeshow (Pics)

    Fresh out of rehab, Johnny Manziel wasted little time getting back in the pubic spotlight. The Browns quarterback was the center of attention at the Ballpark in Arlington tonight, where he was seated in the front row watching the Texas Rangers take on the Los Angeles Angels.  And accompanying Johnny Football in his luxury seats was chairman of […]

  • Carlos Carrasco Takes Line Drive To The Face (Video)

    Carlos Carrasco Takes Line Drive To The Face (Video)

    A frightening scene unfolded at Progressive Field tonight, when Indians pitcher Carlos Carrasco was struck in the face by a line drive off the bat of White Sox outfielder Melky Cabrera. The play took place in the top of the first inning, as Carrasco was facing just his second batter of the game. Luckily, he was […]

  • Dodgers Fan Forced to Swap Jerseys at Diamondbacks Game (Video)

    Dodgers Fan Forced to Swap Jerseys at Diamondbacks Game (Video)

    If you ever decide to visit Chase Field to cheer on your favorite (visiting) team as they take on the Arizona Diamondbacks, make sure you don’t buy seats in the home plate box.  If you do, you’ll be forced to take off all clothing with your team’s colors, or cover them up with Dbacks gear. […]

  • Carter Capps Has The MLB’s Strangest Pitch Delivery (Videos)

    Carter Capps Has The MLB’s Strangest Pitch Delivery (Videos)

    Miami Marlins relief pitcher Carter Capps has only pitched 105.1 innings in his first four seasons in the Majors, accumulating just three wins, three losses, 12 holds, and two blown saves.  Those numbers are nothing special, but he’s quickly becoming a household name thanks to his awkward delivery, which is one of the strangest movements […]

  • Rare Jon Lester Pickoff Attempt Goes Very, Very Poorly (Video)

    Rare Jon Lester Pickoff Attempt Goes Very, Very Poorly (Video)

    During the baseball offseason, the Chicago Cubs made a bunch of big moves that got experts talking about the new Cubs and fans wondering if maybe, just maybe, the everlasting rebuild was over. Well guess what? It turns out that Jon Lester, the Cubs $156 million free agent acquisition, cannot throw the ball to first […]

  • Mets Fan Tries To Throw Beer On Phillies Outfielder (Video)

    Mets Fan Tries To Throw Beer On Phillies Outfielder (Video)

    During the New York Mets’ home opener against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field earlier today, a Mets fan tried to throw his beer onto Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Grady Sizemore through the chainlink fence in right field. The incident took place during the bottom of the fourth inning, following a double off the bat of the […]