Tag Archives: Major League Baseball

Picture: Let the Rookie Hazing Begin! Chicago White Sox Bullet with Butterfly Wings

The Chicago White Sox are first out of the box with rookie hazing! Check out these two newbies wear rainbow butterfly wings and Dora the Explorer and Hello Kitty backpacks underneath. The next two weeks should be fun! (Click on … Continue reading

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Video: Foul Ball Gets Stuck in Catcher’s Mask

During a battle between two disappointing teams Saturday, the afternoon was saved by one funny moment when the Oakland Athletics Cliff Pennington hit a foul ball that sticks in Seattle Mariners catcher Josh Bard’s facemask. Bard, who was a little … Continue reading

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Hilarious New Video: SF Giants Brian Wilson Random Thoughts with that Laugh!

Great stream of consciousness clips with Giants closer Brian Wilson during the taping of “The Franchise A Season with the San Francisco Giants.” Watch The Beard talk about: perfection in the nonfiction section of his FACT library; his biography is … Continue reading

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Funny Video: Ryan Braun Belly Flops Twice Trying for an Inside-the-Park Home Run!

Last night in the battle of beer cities, the St. Louis Cardinals and Milwaukee Brewers battled it out at Miller Park. In an odd game, starter Jake Westbrook hit a grand slam to help his own cause in leading the … Continue reading

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Video: Latest Baldwin Krasinski Commercial – “Call 912!”

As the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox get ready to face-off at Fenway Park this week, New Era has released its latest commercial. The baseball rivalry between New York Yankees lover Alec Baldwin and Boston Red Sox superfan … Continue reading

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Pictures: SF Giants Brian Wilson Surprises Runners at The Giant Race Half Marathon

This morning runners in  “The Giant Race” Half Marathon, 10K and 5K received a “delicious” surprise as they were high-fived and cheered on by Brian Wilson aka The Beard. (Click on each image above to enlarge.) The San Francisco Giants … Continue reading

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Videos: Touch ’em All: Bronx Bombers Set MLB Record with Three Grand Slams

The New York Yankees became the first team in major league history to hit three grand slams in a game, with Robinson Cano, Russell Martin and Curtis Granderson connecting Thursday in a wet, wild 22-9 romp over the Oakland Athletics at Yankee Stadium. Believe it or not, several … Continue reading

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Video: Moth Flies into Cardinals Matt Holliday’s Ear

The St. Louis Cardinals have been beset by injuries in 2011, but it’s safe to say that when a moth flew into Matt Holliday’s ear last night, that topped them all. The bizarre incident happened during the top of the … Continue reading

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Hit The Deck! Is @LoMoMarlins the first MLB player demoted for tweets? #FreeLoMo

A week ago Saturday, Logan Morrison, one of baseball’s most prolific tweeps, was unceremoniously and curiously demoted to triple-A. There has been considerable buzz that LoMo was shipped to New Orleans, not because of his numbers, but as a slapdown by … Continue reading

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Did Faith Day End Rockies Record-Breaking Sunday Losing Streak?

Was it divine intervention? I was wondering why all those people were still hanging around my hood more than two hours after the Colorado Rockies defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers today. It was the Rockies’ annual Faith Day with the … Continue reading

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Video: A Summer to Forget: Logan Morrison Attacked by Praying Mantis, Reprimanded for Tweets and Sent to Minors

It has not been a good summer for Florida Marlins left fielder Logan Morrison. He’s been attacked by a praying mantis (see video) and last night he was optioned to the Triple-A New Orleans Zephyrs. Morrison, probably more well-known as @LoMoMarlins is … Continue reading

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Videos: Cubs Place Carlos Zambrano on Disqualified List after Ejection; Retirement Threat

The latest Carlos Zambrano meltdown has resulted in the Chicago Cubs placing the hot-tempered right-hander on the 30-day disqualified list today, a day after he was ejected from Chicago’s 10-4 loss to the Atlanta Braves, emptied his locker and threatened … Continue reading

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Video: Mets Killer Chipper Jones Extends Game-Winning RBI Streak

The Atlanta Braves went 1-for-13 with runners in scoring position at Citi Field against the New York Mets yesterday. However, that single hit was a ninth-inning single by Chipper Jones that gave Atlanta a 6-5 victory over New York. According to … Continue reading

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Video: Rockies Jimenez License Plate Commercial Expires with Trade to Indians

Major League Baseball created a funny commercial  playing off of Colorado Rockies pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez unique name. Uh-oh. After 2010’s amazing season, during which Jimenez threw a no-hitter and was 15-1 at the All-Star Break, it was rather unimaginable the … Continue reading

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Funny Video: Brewers Ryan Braun Fixes and Returns Fan’s Dropped Cell Phone

During Thursday’s matinée between the Chicago Cubs and Milwaukee Brewers, a completely sober fan dropped his cell phone on the warning track at Miller Park. Fortunately, Brewers all-around good guy Ryan Braun not only retrieved the phone, but also put … Continue reading

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