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  • Pablo Sandoval Benched: Loses Starting 3B Job to Travis Shaw

    Pablo Sandoval Benched: Loses Starting 3B Job to Travis Shaw

    Maybe it was the weight issues.  Maybe it was the fact that Travis Shaw has simply been the better third baseman this spring.  Whatever the case may be, the Boston Red Sox feel as though benching Pablo Sandoval gives them their best opportunity to win games. After showing up to training camp looking like he […]

  • Ned Yost Breaks a Stack of Bricks With His Bare Hands (Video)

    Ned Yost Breaks a Stack of Bricks With His Bare Hands (Video)

    Ned Yost may be the best manager in baseball right now; he’s led his Kansas City Royals to each of the last two World Series, winning it all in 2015. Yost may also be the strongest manager in baseball at the moment.  After all, I’m not sure any of the other 29 bench-bosses are capable […]

  • Yoenis Cespedes’ Friday Spring Training Car Is…This Jeep (Video)

    Yoenis Cespedes’ Friday Spring Training Car Is…This Jeep (Video)

    After showing up in a lifted truck, a three-wheel…something, a Lamborghini Aventador, and an Alfa Romeo on Monday through Thursday, Yoenis Cespedes decided to close out his Week of Many Cars with…a Jeep. It’s a cool Jeep, but kind of disappointing. I guess anything that wasn’t a spaceship with strobe lights would seem like a […]

  • Yoenis Cespedes Is Driving Some Crazy Cars to Spring Training (Pics)

    Yoenis Cespedes Is Driving Some Crazy Cars to Spring Training (Pics)

    Yoenis Cespedes re-signed with the New York Mets last month, and apparently he’s already started to get newer, bigger paychecks, because the cars he’s showing up to training camp in look like something a lottery winner would be driving. Making his appearance in Port St. Lucie, he first pulled up in this custom truck monstrosity: […]

  • Will Ferrell Discusses His Arsenal of Pitches for His HBO Show (Video)

    Will Ferrell Discusses His Arsenal of Pitches for His HBO Show (Video)

    Will Ferrell spent this spring going around, invading spring training fields for an upcoming HBO special called Ferrell Takes the Field. The film airs on HBO September 12, so HBO is getting its PR machine going, and in this clip, Will Ferrell discusses how he differs from other pitchers. Whereas most pitchers have three or […]

  • Here’s the Trailer for HBO’s Will Ferrell Spring Training Documentary (Video)

    Here’s the Trailer for HBO’s Will Ferrell Spring Training Documentary (Video)

    Remember when Will Ferrell played 10 different positions for 10 different teams and earned his very own Topps baseball card during MLB Spring Training? At the time it seemed like just another sports-related publicity stunt from the world’s funniest sports fanatic. (Well, maybe the world’s second-funniest sports fanatic.) But as it turns out, it was not just […]

  • Bo Jackson Explains Who He Is To Adam LaRoche’s Son (Video)

    Bo Jackson Explains Who He Is To Adam LaRoche’s Son (Video)

    Bo Jackson was one of the most popular athletes of the 1980s. He won the Heisman Trophy in 1985, was named the MLB All-Star Game MVP in 1989, and played in the Pro Bowl in 1990.  He even has his own ESPN 30 for 30 documentary. And yet not everyone knows Bo. Take young Drake […]

  • Will Ferrell Played 10 Positions for 10 MLB Teams on Thursday (Videos)

    Will Ferrell Played 10 Positions for 10 MLB Teams on Thursday (Videos)

    You probably already heard about Will Ferrell‘s intentions to play all 10 positions for 10 different MLB teams during Cactus League play in Arizona.  On Thursday, he did it.  Kinda. I’ll explain what I mean by “Kinda” at the end.  For now, I’ll take you on a quick journey through #FerrellTakesTheField. It started at Hohokam Stadium in […]

  • Gio Gonzalez Gets 10 ‘Meows’ in During a Spring Training Interview (Video)

    Gio Gonzalez Gets 10 ‘Meows’ in During a Spring Training Interview (Video)

    More breaking sports news from spring training: Baseball players are screwing around during spring training. More on this story as it develops.  Spring training is a proud tradition involving players hanging out in Arizona and Florida along with fans who make the trip because they have FAR too much time on their hands. However, there are […]

  • Will Ferrell To Play All 9 Positions in Cactus League Games Tomorrow

    Will Ferrell To Play All 9 Positions in Cactus League Games Tomorrow

    Ahhh, spring training baseball. Come for the low-stakes games, stay for the wacky marketing stunts. Will Ferrell has made it known that he’ll be going to Arizona to play every position in various Cactus League games tomorrow. And he’ll get to and from those game via helicopter, because he’s Will Ferrell, and he won’t subject […]

  • Royals-Angels Game Spring Training Game Interrupted by…BEES! (Video)

    Royals-Angels Game Spring Training Game Interrupted by…BEES! (Video)

    During spring training, it’s pretty much a given that the most interesting things won’t actually be baseball-related. We’ve got 162 baseball games we’re supposed to care about. We can’t start pretending to be interested just yet. So, we look to other aspects of spring training to focus on. Like killer, bloodthirsty bees. These monsters infiltrated […]