Should the Red Sox have mentioned something to the umps about the pine tar on Michael Pineda's hand?

4/11/14 in MLB   |   Pat   |   5229 respect

Last night, during the Red Sox-Yankees game, Michael Pineda was seen with a dark substance on his hand, thought to be pine tar. After the ga...

Houston Astros game earns a 0.0 in the Nielsen ratings

4/9/14 in MLB   |   JoeKukura   |   488 respect

The Nielsen TV ratings were less-than astronomical for a recent Houston Astros game. When the Astros played the Los Angeles Angels on Monday at Min...

Tournaments are over, but there's plenty to keep us entertained before playoffs start! [Live Sports Thread]

4/9/14 in MLB   |   Jess   |   34446 respect

Greetings, sports fans! So UCONN did it! Congrats to both sets of Huskies on an exciting year of basketball for their school. Now that March Mad...

Breaking: Potential buyers of Oakland A's include Golden State Warriors owner

4/8/14 in MLB   |   JoeKukura   |   488 respect

Blockbuster news out of Oakland today, especially if you're an Oakland A's fan who hopes the team remains in Oakland but under different ow...

The Yankees are happy to have Jacoby Ellsbury, but it would be nice if they could spell his name correctly

4/8/14 in MLB   |   Pat   |   5229 respect

Jacoby Ellsbury signed a big deal with the New York Yankees in the offseason, and they apparently felt the need to celebrate it by spelling his nam...

The Weier family's hopes of being hired by the Cubs are quickly going up in smoke

4/7/14 in MLB   |   Pat   |   5229 respect

For a few years now, Patrick Weier and a few other men have been parading around Chicago's North Side in a "Billy Cub" costume, mingl...

All the boys are at work for our entertainment tonight! [Live Sports Thread]

4/4/14 in MLB   |   Jess   |   34446 respect

Greetings, sports fans! We have a FULL schedule tonight, with every MLB team playing, almost every NBA team playing, a nice set of NHL games, a...

In another awesome fan interaction, watch this fan steal a pop fly from Matt Adams and give him the finger

4/4/14 in MLB   |   Pat   |   5229 respect

Matt Adams tried to catch a foul ball against the Reds yesterday, but was foiled by the anti-Steve Bartman: This fan was actually paying attention ...

This is the greatest thing Derek Jeter has ever done on a baseball diamond

4/4/14 in MLB   |   Pat   |   5229 respect

If you've been reading my blog for a while, you probably know I'm not a huge fan of Derek Jeter. You probably won't see weekly updates ...

What's the Difference - 4/3/14

4/3/14 in MLB   |   ms_hippie_queen   |   29945 respect

Last Spot the Difference game included 7 differences. If you found these 7, you were correct! 1 - Missing Fans 2 - Phiten Necklace 3 - Mis...

Game On! Sports Lineup 4/3/14 [Live Sports Thread]

4/3/14 in MLB   |   Jess   |   34446 respect

Greetings, sports fans! There's not a whole lot of games going today, but there is a nice variety! If you get bored with baseball, or your team...

Alex Rodriguez's nephew hit 8 consecutive home runs in Miami high school tournament

4/3/14 in MLB   |   Pat   |   5229 respect

Joe Dunand is a high school baseball prospect in Miami, and his recent home run streak is considered to be the longest home run streak in U.S. high...

Brandon Backe claims Galveston Police ended his career

4/3/14 in MLB   |   Debi_L   |   11785 respect

If you have followed Major League Baseball for more than a few years, you will recognize the name Brandon Backe.  If you are a Houston Astros ...

It's just not an MLB without a Jose Reyes injury

4/1/14 in MLB   |   Pat   |   5229 respect

Last year, Jose Reyes spent 74 days on the disabled list. This year, he'll spend at least 15 days on it, thanks to an Opening Day hamstring ...

The Boys of Summer are back, and hockey's heating up [Live Sports Thread]

4/1/14 in MLB   |   Jess   |   34446 respect

Greetings, sports fans! Baseball season is officially underway! How was your Opening Day? Did you have baseball cupcakes? Hot dogs or fresh roasted...