PRANKS

An Entire Minor League Baseball Team Played An Amazing Prank On Jeff Francoeur

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This is the best press Jeff Francoeur has gotten in a decade.

#MLB

Important Sports Debate: Which Baseball Dog Mascot Is Cuter, Hank Or Rookie?

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In what may end up being the biggest and most important sports debate of the year, we must decide which adorable canine baseball mascot is cuter.

OTEY

We Need To Have A Serious Discussion About Otey, The Arkansas Travelers’ Horrifying Possum Mascot

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The Arkansas Travelers have introduced two new mascots: a handsome horse fellow and OH GOD WHAT IS THIS POSSUM HOW DID IT GET IN THE HOUSE, KILL IT, KILL IT

#Star Wars

The Durham Bulls Have Unveiled Their 'Star Wars' Uniforms For An Upcoming Game

The Durham Bulls will host another 'Star Wars' night, but this time players will be wearing some awesome R2D2 jerseys.

Minor League Baseball

The Lehigh Valley IronPigs Will Wear Bacon-Themed Uniforms This Season

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As part of their #SmellTheChange campaign, the LeHigh Valley IronPigs unveiled several new uniforms, including one that is adorned with bacon.

TIM ROBBINS

How A Series Of Rejections By Hollywood’s Biggest Stars Made ‘Bull Durham’ The Perfect Baseball Movie

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Had the studio and director Ron Shelton had their ways, 'Bull Durham' may have had a completely different cast and not been the perfect baseball movie.

TEXAS

Meet The El Paso Chihuahuas, The Newest Sports Team With A Totally-Not-Racist Name

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El Paso's minor league team is now known as the El Paso Chihuahuas, a decision that has enraged the city's Hispanic community.

WHAT THE WHAT?

Lehigh Valley IronPigs To Fan: ‘Congratulations On Your Upcoming Death’

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The Minor League Lehigh Valley IronPigs had a CELEBRATION OF LIFE night, featuring a funeral giveaway to a man with Lou Gehrig's Disease. No, seriously.

TIGER WOODS

A Minor League Team Wants Fans To Tweet Their Hot Dogs For Anthony Weiner

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Oh how Minor League Baseball loves courting controversy with the most salacious of promotional events.

NRA

A Minor League Baseball Team Is Hosting 'Second Amendment Night' With A Gun Raffle

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I don’t do things like “watch the news” or “read” but I’m awake long enough during the day to know that gun control is a pretty controversial topic here in the good, ol’ U.

THIS WEEK IN AWWWESOME

An Army Dad Surprised His Daughter At A San Antonio Missions Game

I've been to a few San Antonio Missions games at Wolff Stadium, and here's a quick list of pros and cons.

#Star Wars

Let The Wookiee Win: The Toledo Mud Hens Are Wearing Chewbacca Jerseys

The Toledo Mud Hens are celebrating Star Wars on May 4 and 5 by wearing Chewbacca jerseys.

#PRO WRESTLING

The Best Of Chikara Pro Wrestling At The Reading Phillies’ FirstEnergy Stadium

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Professional wrestling at a Minor League Baseball ballpark, right as the Minor League season is ending and wrestling enters that weird lull period between the summer and WrestleMania.

Sports

Jason Repko’s Amazing Catch Robs Grand Slam

Pawtucket Red Sox outfielder Jason Repko goes up and over the wall to rob a grand slam from Kosuke Fukudome.

USA! USA! USA!

Videos Of Troops Coming Home To Surprise Their Families At Ballparks Never Get Old

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Seriously, I don’t ever get tired of videos of American troops coming home and surprising their families at baseball games.

#MLB

Roger Clemens Is On His Way To Being The New Jose Canseco

Just two days after I hosted my 2-month anniversary celebration for his acquittal – including jalapeno poppers.


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