Monthly Archives: November 2010

Video: Cleveland Indians Bring ‘Snow Days’ to Progressive Field

 The Cleveland Indians have created a first-of-its-kind winter wonderland at Progressive Field. Friday kicked-off “Snopening Day” as the Indians transformed the normally dormant stadium into a land complete with a 10-lane snow tubing hill on top of the bleachers (aka The Batterhorn); a 1/4 … Continue reading

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Video: Will the Minnesota Twins Hear Japanese Hitting Sensation Tsuysoshi Nishioka Hitting March at Target Field?

The Minnesota Twins won the bidding for Japanese infielder Tsuyoshi Nishioka on Friday.  The Twins have 30 days to come to terms with the 26-year-old shortstop, who hit .346 last season with the Chiba Lotte Marines to win the Nippon Professional Baseball batting crown. … Continue reading

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Video: Minnesota Twins Carl Pavano Leads Traditional ‘Let’s Play Hockey!” at Minnesota Wild Game

I was at Saturday night’s New York Rangers v Minnesota Wild game and, lo and behold, who shows up, but Mr. Mustache himself, Minnesota Twins pitcher Carl Pavano to lead the traditional “Let’s Play Hockey!”. One of my buds said, “NOW you can include … Continue reading

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2010 Baseball Memories: Cubs Carlos Zambrano Meltdown During White Sox Series – Video

This past June, the Chicago Crosstown Rivalry took a new turn when Chicago Cubs pitcher Carlos Zambrano launched a dugout tirade against teammate Derrek Lee after the first inning during the opener against the Chicago White Sox. Zambrano had to be separated from teammate … Continue reading

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2010 Baseball Memories: Fordham Shortstop Flips Over Catcher – Amazing Video

Fordham Rams shortstop Brian Kownacki makes an unbelievable and successful leap turned handspring over Iona Gaels catcher James Beck in April. The amazing air play was a critical part of a nine-run rally in the eighth inning that helped Fordham overcome an early … Continue reading

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2010 MLB Highlight: ESPN Ad – Red Sox Clay Buchholz Tries to Get Yankees Nick Swisher to sing ‘Sweet Caroline’

To promote the first Sunday night baseball game of the 2010 season, ESPN created a pretty funny ad, where Boston Red Sox righty Clay Buchholz and actor Adam Scott try to get New York Yankees right fielder Nick Swisher to sing “Sweet Caroline.”

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2010 Baseball Memories: Video – St. Louis Cardinals & Cincinnati Reds Fight

On August 10, 2010, when the St. Louis Cardinals and Cincinnati Reds were battling out for first place in Cincinnati, a brawl broke out – or was it a hockey game? (The video begins with Cardinals ace Chris Carptenter’s interview … Continue reading

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