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David Ortiz Named World Series MVP (Duh) David Ortiz Named World Series MVP (Duh)

Following the Boston Marathon Bombings in April, David Ortiz informed Red Sox fans gathered at Fenway Park that “This is our fucking city and no body is going to dictate our freedom.” Wednesday night, Ortiz was able to demonstrate the …

Cardinals’ Plane Delayed at Airport Terminal Cardinals’ Plane Delayed at Airport Terminal

Today has not been the best for the St. Louis Cardinals. Instead of traveling problem-free to Boston for Game 6 of the World Series, the players spent extra hours at an airport delaying their arrival into the Boston area. In …

James Taylor Messes Up National Anthem at World Series Games [VIDEO] James Taylor Messes Up National Anthem at World Series Games [VIDEO]

It happens to the best of us, right? We’re ready to sing a song or recite something we’ve done a million times and know by heart, only to have a brain fart. This happened to James Taylor on Thursday when …

Boston Red Sox Advance to World Series with Grand Slam Boston Red Sox Advance to World Series with Grand Slam

Fenway Park was packed on Saturday night for Game 6 of the American League Championship between the Boston Red Sox and the Detroit Tigers . The Red Sox were trailing 2-1, but the crowd was still in good spirits. The …

Cardinals Defeat Dodgers, Advance to World Series Cardinals Defeat Dodgers, Advance to World Series

Fans of the St. Louis Cardinals are cheering today. Game 6 of the NL championship series proved fruitful for the St. Louis Cardinals as the team advanced to the World Series after defeating the Los Angeles Dodgers, which grosses the …

Cal Ripken’s Mom Fends Off Man With Gun Cal Ripken’s Mom Fends Off Man With Gun

Cal Ripken, Jr.’s 75-year-old mother was the victim of an attempted carjacking on Tuesday. Fortunately for Vi Ripken, she was able to think quickly under pressure and scared the would-be carjacker away. Vi says that she was approached by a …

Strike 3 Call: “Whoomp, There It Is!” [VIDEO] Strike 3 Call: “Whoomp, There It Is!” [VIDEO]
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Do you ever hear the phrase, “Whoomp, there it is!” anymore? Well, you’re about to, especially if your kid plays fall baseball. And no, it’s not because you’ve been transported back to the 90s when the song was made popular …

KHSAA: No Post-Game Handshakes in High School Sports KHSAA: No Post-Game Handshakes in High School Sports
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The Lexington Herald Leader reported yesterday that the Kentucky High School Athletic Association has issued a new directive instructing teams not to make their players participate in post-game handshake lines, the reasoning being that too many altercations have taken place. …

Grant Balfour’s “Rage” Clears Benches in ALDS Grant Balfour’s “Rage” Clears Benches in ALDS

If the great community of Reddit has taught us one thing (and it has taught the world many-a-things), it’s that Australians are weird. They just are. And A’s Australian-born closer, Grant Balfour, is no exception to that rule. “He’s always …

Joe Girardi: Yanks And Cubs To Fight It Out? Joe Girardi: Yanks And Cubs To Fight It Out?

Joe Girardi is reportedly about to have two teams battling it out over who gets him, if sources are correct, and it could end up being very beneficial to him. After a slow season, the Cubs have fired manager Dale …

Pittsburgh Pirates Reach Playoffs After 21 Year Wait Pittsburgh Pirates Reach Playoffs After 21 Year Wait

Andrew McCutchen knew good things were afoot when Francisco Liriano showed up to Tuesday night’s Wild-Card game with his suit on: “He had the expectancy to win. When he showed up with his suit on, that got me hyped up.” …

Baseball Playoffs Set to Begin Tonight Baseball Playoffs Set to Begin Tonight

It was an amazing finish for three American League teams competing for the right to play in the one game Wild Card that begins on Tuesday night. For the past several weeks, the Texas Rangers, the Tampa Bay Rays and …

Cubs Fire Manager Dale Sveum After Two Awful Seasons Cubs Fire Manager Dale Sveum After Two Awful Seasons

In not-surprising news at all, the Chicago Cubs fired manager Dale Sveum today. Sveum, who had little coaching experience (Sveum had previously served as the Red Sox third base coach in 2004-05 and as an interim manager of the Brewers …

Mike Piazza Inducted Into Hall of Fame Mike Piazza Inducted Into Hall of Fame

How did you celebrate Mike Piazza Day? New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg claimed that Sunday was a day dedicated to Mike Piazza and named that day Mike Piazza Day. The forty-five-year-old has recently received the honor of being the …

Cleveland Indians Defeat Minnesota Twins Cleveland Indians Defeat Minnesota Twins

The recent victory for the Cleveland Indians against the Minnesota Twins, ending with a score of 5-1, perfectly positioned the Indians for competing for the AL wild card where at least a tie is pretty much guaranteed. The next phase …

Marlins No-Hitter Is For The Record Books Marlins No-Hitter Is For The Record Books

Everyone is praising Henderson Alvarez for his pitching skills in the game between the Miami Marlins and the Detroit Tigers. The game happened on Sunday at Marlins Park where the final score was 1-0. Henderson spoke about the thoughts that …

Alex Rodriguez Prepares to Faces Appeal Head On Alex Rodriguez Prepares to Faces Appeal Head On

MLB enthusiasts around the country can only imagine how a 211-game suspension must be weighing in on three-time American League MVP, Alex Rodriguez. Violating the league’s joint drug and collective bargaining agreements are steep penalties that are not taken lightly …

Dodgers’ Brian Wilson Lashes Out at Giants’ CEO Larry Baer Dodgers’ Brian Wilson Lashes Out at Giants’ CEO Larry Baer

Its been almost a year since the 2012 World Series when the San Francisco Giants came out undefeated over the Detroit Tigers. Before his trade to the Los Angeles Dodgers, relief pitcher, Brian Wilson, was apart of the championship winning …

Mariano Rivera Bids Farewell to Yankee Stadium Mariano Rivera Bids Farewell to Yankee Stadium

In a sport that has been marred in recent years by steroids investigations and doping scandals, there are still some shining lights. However, perhaps the brightest star in baseball had his black dwarf moment Thursday night. After coming into the …

Dodgers Fan Dies After Parking Lot Knife-Fight Dodgers Fan Dies After Parking Lot Knife-Fight
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A disagreement became violent between several Dodgers/Giants fans on Wednesday night after the game at AT&T Park, and now a 24-year old man is dead. Authorities say they believe at least ten people were involved in the altercation and have …

Washington Nationals Reschedule Game Washington Nationals Reschedule Game

As a show of concern and solidarity the Washington Nationals have rescheduled their game against the Atlanta Braves as a result of the shooting which occurred during the morning hours on Monday at the Naval Sea Systems Command headquarters within …