Tag Archives: MLB

  • 12 Baseball Players Who Got a Lot Richer in 2012

    12 Baseball Players Who Got a Lot Richer in 2012

    In case you hadn’t noticed, 2012 was a pretty good year for elite baseball players. There have been 38 players to sign $100 million contracts in the history of baseball, and 8 of them have done so in the past 12 months. I mean, just think about that. That’s 21% of all $100,000,000 contracts. And […]

  • 11 Athletes Who Shaved Their Heads for Charity

    11 Athletes Who Shaved Their Heads for Charity

    As we told you about yesterday, over the weekend two Indianapolis Colts Cheerleaders, inspired by the battle of coach Chuck Pagano, shaved their heads in order to raise $20,000 for cancer research. And while this is certainly the most memorable charity head-shaving in sports history, it is hardly the first. Teams have been shaving their […]

  • 15 Best Players Ever Dumped by the Marlins

    15 Best Players Ever Dumped by the Marlins

    On Tuesday, the Miami Marlins franchise sunk to a new all-time low when they traded every single player earning any kind of money to the Toronto Blue Jays for a handful of prospects, a homophobic defensive wizard, and…um…well, that’s it. Of course, fans of the Marlins had grown used to the team’s so-called “fire-sales,” and […]

  • This Day In Sports History (October 26th) — New York Yankees

    This Day In Sports History (October 26th) — New York Yankees

    It was on this day in 2000 that the New York Mets and New York Yankees played Game 5 of the World Series.  This was the last installment of the “Subway Series” and the Yankees went on to win the game and claim their third consecutive World Series title and fourth in the last five […]

  • 30 Fantastic Baseball Fan GIFs

    30 Fantastic Baseball Fan GIFs

    Well, the 2012 World Series is officially underway. And since the games are once again being telecast on Fox, you know what that means: out of every four-hour broadcast, a good forty-five minutes will be dedicated to close-ups of fans nervously biting their nails and covering up the bottom halves of their faces with their […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 10/24/12 — Pablo Sandoval

    Stat Line Of The Night — 10/24/12 — Pablo Sandoval

    With Justin Verlander on the mound for the Detroit Tigers during Game One of the World Series last night, few would have imagined that we would be talking about a three-home-run performance from a San Francisco Giants batter.  But that is exactly what all the buzz is about one day later, as Pablo Sandoval, a.k.a. […]