Pete Rose, Barry Bonds and 8 ways for a batter to reach first base safely

October 18th, 2017|

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There are eight unique ways for a batter to safely reach first base in a baseball game. Far and away the most common method […]

Babe Ruth headlines New York Yankees all-time roster by Wins Above Replacement

October 16th, 2017|

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Perhaps no franchise in the history of sport has been more consistently revered — and feared — than the New York Yankees, and no […]

Doosan Bears join the jaw-scratching face-plant slide follies

October 14th, 2017|

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Earlier we marveled at the Lotte Giants of the KBO League for plowing the base paths with their faces. Now the Doosan Bears have […]

WAR for AL MVP: 5-foot-6 Jose Altuve and 6-foot-7 Aaron Judge battle it out

October 13th, 2017|

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MLB’s MVPs are almost always among the league leaders in the wins above replacement (WAR) stat, which attempts to gauge a player’s overall contribution […]

Ted Williams headlines Boston Red Sox all-time roster by Wins Above Replacement

October 8th, 2017|

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Hall-of-fame Boston Red Sox outfielder Ted Williams retired from baseball in 1960 with a mind-boggling .344 career batting average. “The Splendid Splinter” leads the […]

Baseball explored as performance art on Japan’s insanely-creative ‘Masquerade’ talent show

October 5th, 2017|

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When it comes to creative game shows, one would be hard pressed to find any nation that can compete with Japan’s myriad offerings. Case […]

All Rise: Yankees slugger Aaron Judge rules over MLB rookie home run record

October 3rd, 2017|

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On September 28, New York Yankees outfielder Aaron Judge tied, then broke Mark Gwire’s long-standing rookie home run record, with two blasts off his […]

Jeff Bagwell headlines Houston Astros all-time roster by Wins Above Replacement

October 2nd, 2017|

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For the Boston Red Sox, Jeff Bagwell, like Babe Ruth, is “one who got away.” For the Houston Astros, the Boston-born slugger is not […]

Raider Nation, Cameron Crazies, Habs, Cubs make top 10 craziest fans of North American sports list

October 1st, 2017|

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Be forewarned, things are about to get wild. WatchMojo counted down their picks for the Top 10 Craziest Fans in North American Sports and […]

Prince Fielder, Angel Pagan and the most misleadingly named MLB players of all time

September 28th, 2017|

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What’s in a name? Apparently, not a whole lot — or at least not in the cases of the professional baseball players presented below. […]

WAR for AL MVP: Tracking Mike Trout, Aaron Judge in battle for baseball’s top award

September 26th, 2017|

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MLB’s MVPs are almost always among the league leaders in the wins above replacement (WAR) stat, which attempts to gauge a player’s overall contribution […]

Todd Helton headlines Colorado Rockies all-time roster by Wins Above Replacement

September 25th, 2017|

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Todd Helton was born at the Gateway to the Great Smoky Mountains (aka Knoxville, Tennessee), but it was a mountain range 1,000 miles to […]