Category Archives: Relievers

Video: SF Giants Closer Brian Wilson Explains “Got Heeeem” in Promo for New TV Series

Here’s a preview of a must-see new reality series for baseball fans: “The Franchise: A Season with the San Francisco Giants” will debut on Showtime July 13. The most iconic personality on the team is Giants reliever Brian Wilson, the face and beard of the … Continue reading

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Indians Smack Royals Pitcher Mazzaro into a Performance for the Ages

According to Elias Sports Bureau, the Kansas City Royals Vin Mazzaro so-called performance Monday night against the Cleveland Indians was noteworthy in several ways. The facts: Mazzaro allowed 14 runs, all of them earned, in 2.1 innings of the Royals’ 19-1 thrashing … Continue reading

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Video: Colorado Rockies Reliever Huston Street Ice Bath ESPN Commercial

Colorado Rockies reliever Huston Street blew his first save in 12 attempts Thursday night by giving up two solo home runs in the ninth inning against the Arizona Diamondbacks. The Dbacks eventually beat the Rockies 3-2 in 11 innings. Regardless, Street … Continue reading

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Video: SF Giants Brian Wilson on The Beard: “I’m Not Shaving It”

Another humorous interview with San Francisco Giants reliever Brian Wilson. In this segment he makes it clear: “I’m not shaving it.” He also reveals that he doesn’t own a trimmer, that The Beard “has a mind of its own” and … Continue reading

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Video: San Diego Padres Heath Bell Says Cameron Maybin Has Crabs!

Those darn closers always say the craziest things. During a post-game interview, San Diego Padres closer Heath Bell, upon hearing that Cameron Maybin, the hero of the Padres’ Opening Day 11th-inning victory over the St. Louis Cardinals, had cramps, twisted … Continue reading

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Video: SF Giants Brain Wilson Stars in ESPN “Fear the Beard” Commercial

San Francisco Giants reliever extraordinaire Brian Wilson explains to Josh Elliot and Jay Harris why they should “fear the beard” in the latest “This is SportsCenter” commercial from ESPN.

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Funny Video: Oakland Athletics Reliever Andrew Bailey Can Close [Almost] Anything

The Oakland Athletics have launched a fun campaign. Here’s A’s reliever Andrew Bailey playing the role of “The Closer” in one of the ads. On Tuesday, the A’s got great news after a potentially devastating arm injury Bailey suffered during … Continue reading

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