Tag Archives: Opening Day

  • 9 Worst MLB Opening Day Pitches

    9 Worst MLB Opening Day Pitches

    How bad can a ceremonial first pitch be on Opening Day of the baseball season? Pretty bad. While some of the danger lies in a wayward or weak toss that makes the honoree look like a spazz, most of it is simply the risk of embarrassment. After all, what other ceremony has such a high […]

  • Cubs Catcher Welington Castillo Catches Ball With Groin (GIF)

    Cubs Catcher Welington Castillo Catches Ball With Groin (GIF)

    Ladies and gentlemen, we have the first nut shot of the 2014 MLB season. The lucky recipient is Welington Castillo, catcher for the Chicago Cubs, who took a foul tip off the bat of the Pirates’ Pedro Alvarez right to the crotch. Surprisingly, Castillo doesn’t seem particularly excited to be receiving this honor, instead standing straight […]

  • 11 Most Memorable Moments in the History of MLB Opening Day

    11 Most Memorable Moments in the History of MLB Opening Day

    The start of any new season, regardless of the sport, brings feelings of joy and optimism for sports fans. However, nothing compares to the magic of MLB’s Opening Day. You see, the NFL, NBA, and NHL all start in the fall, as the good times of summer fade away and we brace ourselves for winter. […]

  • They Don’t Get Much Drunker Than This Female Cubs Fan (Video)

    They Don’t Get Much Drunker Than This Female Cubs Fan (Video)

    Sleeping under the table at the bar so you can get your drink on bright and early prior to the Chicago Cubs’ home opener?  I’m not sure it gets much lower than that, so with that being said, I guess we can say that this female Cubs fan has officially hit rock bottom. What I […]

  • 9 Best Cities To Watch An MLB Home Opener

    9 Best Cities To Watch An MLB Home Opener

    Opening day is something special, even for the most casual of baseball fans. It serves to let us know that winter is over, and we can shed our layers and get back outside. For the more die-hard fans, it represents the optimism of a new season and a look at the team you’ll be spending […]