Tag Archives: MLB

  • Yoenis Cespedes Grand Champion Hog Sent to Butcher, PETA Mad (Pic)

    Yoenis Cespedes Grand Champion Hog Sent to Butcher, PETA Mad (Pic)

    Over the weekend, Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes took a break from driving ridiculous vehicles to work to visit the St. Lucie County Fair. And while at the St. Lucie County fair, he bought a 275-pound Grand Champion hog. According to reports there was a bidding war for the pig, and Cespedes came out on top […]

  • John Axford’s 2016 Oscar Predictions Are In: And the Winners Are…

    John Axford’s 2016 Oscar Predictions Are In: And the Winners Are…

    Back in 2013, Major League Baseball pitcher John Axford shocked the world with his Academy Awards predictions, plucking 14 of his 15 Oscar picks. The next year, he was even better, going a perfect 18-for-18. He hit a bit of a snag during the 2015 Oscars, managing to correctly predict just 17 of a possible 24 categories, […]

  • Red Sox Owner Defends Pablo Sandoval’s Portly Physique

    Red Sox Owner Defends Pablo Sandoval’s Portly Physique

    I guess if the guy who signs Pablo Sandoval‘s paychecks isn’t worried about the third baseman’s portly physique, the rest of us shouldn’t be either. While speaking to the media at the Red Sox spring training facility on Wednesday, owner John Henry took a moment to address the elep—err, panda in the room. In a […]

  • Diamondbacks Pitcher Josh Collmenter Teaches Physics to His Teammates (Video)

    Diamondbacks Pitcher Josh Collmenter Teaches Physics to His Teammates (Video)

    Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Josh Collmenter stood up in front of his teammates yesterday and taught them about physics. And I don’t just mean, like, the physics of baseball. I mean he brought in a dry erase board and various other props and gave a formal lecture covering such concepts as gravitational lensing and Einstein’s general […]

  • Red Sox Fan Begs Bruce Bochy to Take Back Pablo Sandoval (Video)

    Red Sox Fan Begs Bruce Bochy to Take Back Pablo Sandoval (Video)

    Last winter, after the Giants won their third World Series in five years, the Boston Red Sox poached their free agent third baseman, Pablo Sandoval, with a five-year, $95 million deal. At first Red Sox fans were excited. They were getting a guy who had been a major catalyst in three brilliant post-season runs. A […]

  • Hannah Davis Says Legned of Derek Jeter Gift Basket Not True

    Hannah Davis Says Legned of Derek Jeter Gift Basket Not True

    The Derek Jeter gift basket is one of the greatest urban legends in the history of sports. And the best part about it is that, no matter how many times he denies it—like he did back in November—people are still going to believe the legend because they want to believe it. They want to believe […]