Baseball

8.5.19

Guy Sacrifices Helmet Full of Nachos to Catch Foul Ball, Cover Stranger in Nacho Cheese

Watch an explosion of chips and cheese rain down on unsuspecting Rangers fans.

6.12.19

'Disco Demolition Night' Was a Disgrace, and Celebrating it Is Worse

The Chicago White Sox are commemorating an infamous 1979 near-riot in which a primarily white crowd destroyed records made by Black and gay artists. It's shameful.

4.1.19

Thief Steals $600,000 Worth of Signed Baseballs from Arizona Restaurant

Thirty-four baseballs were stolen from Don & Charlie’s, including balls signed by Willie Mays and Babe Ruth.

1.31.19

Some Genius Matched Up MLBers to Pokémon Based on their Hairstyles

A Twitter user matched up Bryce Harper, Manny Machado, and Yasiel Puig among others, to Pokémon with similar haircuts.

1.24.19

Phoenix Suns Stadium Deal Vote Was Extremely Uncomfortable

The Suns got an outlandish deal for arena renovations, but not before a man reminded everyone that he shot a councilwoman that supported funding for the Arizona Diamondbacks stadium in 1997.

1.23.19

Watch Mariano Rivera and Family Lose it Over Unanimous Hall of Fame Induction

The legendary New York Yankees closer and his family went wild after learning he was the first to be unanimously elected to Cooperstown.

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1.23.19

Make Your Hall of Fame Ballots Public, You Cowards

There's an anonymous bloc of writers who vote overwhelmingly against Roger Clemens and Barry Bonds.

1.17.19

How One Baseball Team is Recovering After the Camp Fire in California

An MLB player with ties to the area is helping raise funds for Paradise High School's team.

12.21.18

Staff Picks: Our Favorite Sports Moments of 2018

Let's take a trip down memory lane and relive what made the year in sports so great.

12.20.18

Marshawn Lynch Gives, uh, Impassioned Speech to Keep A's in Oakland

The Raiders running back showed up to Oakland City Hall in shorts and flip flops to speak (briefly) on behalf of the A's.

12.13.18

Jerry Dipoto is So Addicted to Trades He Finalized Encarnacion Deal from Hospital

Seattle Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto was hospitalized for blood clots in his lungs, but that wouldn't stop him from brokering a three-way trade with the Cleveland Indians and the Tampa Bay Rays.

11.13.18

MLB Pitcher Helps Rescue Puppies Stuck in Houston Storm Drain

Oakland A's pitcher Daniel Mengden, a Houston native, was on his way home when he saw a bunch of people trying to rescue puppies stuck in a storm drain. So he decided to jump in.

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