Tag Archives: Oakland A’s

  • A’s Pitcher Brandon McCarthy Takes Line Drive To The Head (Video)

    A’s Pitcher Brandon McCarthy Takes Line Drive To The Head (Video)

      There was a terrifying incident during the A’s-Angeles game yesterday in Oakland. Oakland ace Brandon McCarthy was pitching to the Angels’ Erick Aybar with one out and nobody on in the top of the fourth when Aybar scorched a line drive right back up the middle that hit McCarthy in the head. The ball […]

  • Crazy Fight Between Giants’ And A’s Fans (Video)

    Crazy Fight Between Giants’ And A’s Fans (Video)

    More awesome behavior from the world of baseball, this time completely removed from actual gameplay. It’s a fight between two groups of opposing baseball fans, but the video makes it look more like a poorly choreographed professional wrestling match. According to whoever uploaded the video, this is what went down: “A’s fan touches/pours beer on […]

  • 13 Greatest Postseason Upsets In MLB History

    13 Greatest Postseason Upsets In MLB History

    The last night of 2011 MLB season was perhaps the most thrilling five hours in the history of professional sports. Consequently, some people may have thought the 2011 MLB Postseason would be a letdown. But not us. We here at Total Pro Sports predicted this year’s playoffs would be thrilling, and so far they have […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 9/7/11 — Guillermo Moscoso

    Stat Line Of The Night — 9/7/11 — Guillermo Moscoso

    For the second time in the last three days, a Major League pitcher took a no-hitter into the eighth innings, and for the second time in three days they couldn’t hold on through the final two innings.  However, that didn’t stop us from awarding the White Sox Zach Stewart with “The Stat Line of the […]

  • The Midges Are Back In Cleveland (Video)

    The Midges Are Back In Cleveland (Video)

    The last time we saw the midges in Cleveland take over an Indians game was back in 2007 during Game 2 of the American League Division Series, as they terrorized Yankees pitcher Joba Chamberlain just enough to cause him to allow the game-tying run in the eighth inning. The midges returned to Progressive Field last […]

  • Fan Dies After Fatal Fall At Rangers Ballpark In Arlington (Video)

    Fan Dies After Fatal Fall At Rangers Ballpark In Arlington (Video)

    Tragedy struck Rangers Ballpark in Arlington Thursday night as a fan fell over a railing in the left field bleachers while trying to catch a souvenir.  After a Conor Jackson foul ball ricocheted off a seat and onto the field, Rangers left fielder Josh Hamilton picked the ball up and tossed it to some fans […]

  • A’s Fan Offers Up The Worst Catch Attempt Ever (Video)

    A’s Fan Offers Up The Worst Catch Attempt Ever (Video)

    We here at TPS have given you all several awe-inspiring foul ball catches by baseball fans across America, and throughout the world.  At times, we have also provided a glimpse at the more shameful (or to some, hilarious) side of spectator catches in the game as well. And for another one of those shameful moments, […]

  • The Stat Line of the Night — 5/16/10 — Joel Pineiro

    The Stat Line of the Night — 5/16/10 — Joel Pineiro

    When the Angels won 5 division titles in 6 years, they had some great hitting, sure, but the real key was always their superb starting pitching.  Although the beginning of the season has been shaky at best for the Angels, its starting pitching that could bring them around in a relatively tough AL West.  Joel […]