Tag Archives: MLB

  • Carlos Lee Hit Umpire Joe West In The Head With His Bat (Video)

    Carlos Lee Hit Umpire Joe West In The Head With His Bat (Video)

    Is it just me, or have baseball umpires had it particularly rough this year? To recap, just this season alone, we’ve seen an umpire get hit in the head with a broken bat, punched in the face by Yorvit Torrealba, hit in the junk by a 96 mph Stephen Strasberg fastball, forced to tackle a […]

  • This San Francisco Giants Ball Girl Makes A Routine Play Look Hard (Video)

    This San Francisco Giants Ball Girl Makes A Routine Play Look Hard (Video)

    In Philadelphia, the fans are notoriously hard on everybody who sets foot on the field at Citizens Bank Park—players and non-players alike. In fact, they’re so vicious that the Phillies even tried hiring Hooters waitresses to be ball girls in the hope that this might placate the angry masses. But that didn’t work either, as […]

  • Texas Rangers Fan Challenges Food Vendor to a Dance-Off (Video)

    Texas Rangers Fan Challenges Food Vendor to a Dance-Off (Video)

    Since the mid-60s, when the Mets introduced baseball’s first mascot, Mr. Met, most teams have tried to provide their fans with some form of non-baseball-related entertainment at the ballpark for when the game itself gets a little boring. But recently, some teams have really taken this stuff to a whole new level. They don’t just […]

  • The World’s Most Valuable Sports Teams (Infographic)

    The World’s Most Valuable Sports Teams (Infographic)

    After watching a team like Chelsea FC throw approximately $40-million at a player like Eden Hazard– a 21-year-old winger who has scored 36 goals in 147 appearance over the course of five years with French club Lille–you may have found yourself wondering just how much money some of these sports clubs are worth if they […]

  • This Day In Sports History (July 20th) – Hank Aaron

    This Day In Sports History (July 20th) – Hank Aaron

    It was on this day in 1976 that Hank Aaron hit his 755th and final home run in the majors.  Aaron hit the home run off of Dick Drago of the California Angels in front of his home crowd at Milwaukee County Stadium.  His first career home run occurred over 22 years earlier, on April […]