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Flyers New Mascot is Very Hairy, Very Orange, and Very Googly-Eyed

Philadelphia's new mascot is named Gritty, because this is hockey we are talking about, and it's pretty bugged out.


'American Ninja Warrior' Host Enters Pantheon of Worst First Pitches Ever

Former NFL player and "American Ninja Warrior" host Akbar Gbaja-Biamila threw out the first pitch at a Phillies game. It did not go well.


Blue Jays Retire Roy Halladay's Number in Touching Opening Day Tribute

The late Blue Jays great was honoured before the club's first game of the season against the Yankees.


Roy Halladay Was the Person We All Aspire to Be

Halladay was as relentless a competitor and as tireless a worker as any human could possibly be. He was also, by all accounts, just as relentless in his devotion to his family and humility itself.


Roy Halladay Killed In Plane Crash in Gulf of Mexico

The former Toronto Blue Jays and Philadelphia Phillies ace was killed in a plane crash off the Gulf Coast in Florida. He was 40.


Is There Still a Place for Ladies Night in Baseball?

From what to call the events to facing social media backlash, hosting Ladies Night at the ballpark can be a minefield for baseball organizations.


Phillies' 27-Year-Old Rookie Tears Up After Finding Out He Earned Opening Day Roster Spot

He tweaked his swing and finally got his call up at the age of 27


Did This Dummy Yankees Fan Just Reveal He's Faking a Busted Leg?

A fan wearing a leg cast jumped onto the field to get a foul ball and looked plenty comfortable doing it.


Croatian Baseball Fan Emailed Every MLB Team Looking for a Reason to be a Fan. Seven Responded.

This industrious would-be fan reached out to all 30 teams in MLB. Only seven responded.


Chris Christie, Who Is Still Governor of New Jersey: "Phillies Suck"

"They're from Philadelphia, they're an awful team, they're an angry, bitter fanbase," the former Presidential candidate told a panel of, uh, suited men on SNY.


The Dodgers Traded Good Vibes for a Good(ish) Bat off the Bench

In trading Carlos Ruiz for A.J. Ellis, the Phillies and Dodgers swapped back-up catchers and local favorites.


Umpire Ejects Heckler in Philly, Knows a 69 Reference When He Hears One

A fan in Philly was heckling home-plate umpire Bob Davidson and he eventually stopped play and ejected him.