Today’s #TBT sport blogs remembers Ernie Banks, the greatest player in Chicago Cubs history. To Banks, the Friendly Confines of Wrigley Field served as home for 19 Major League Baseball seasons. Affectionately known as Mr. Cub, the soft spoken Ernie … Continue reading
Hey, sports fans! Get out your mustard, ketchup and relish. It’s time to celebrate. Today, July 19th, is annual National Hot Dog Day. That’s right! Sports fans get to lift their glasses of iced tea and lemonade or even raise … Continue reading
Today’s Friday Sports Funny depicts the obvious as a baseball coach is frantically pleading his case with an umpire. In spite of the large LCD screen in the background showing a clear replay of what just transpired on the field, … Continue reading
In addition to steroids, the public display of Adjusting the Fellas must be banished from baseball.
And yes, MLB fans, you know exactly what fellas I’m talking about.Continue reading
Today’s Friday Sports Funny – spitting in baseball – is a major league problem. While watching last night’s game on television, I became appalled by the disgusting discharges emanating from eminent Major League Baseball players. Their spit seriously sullied my … Continue reading
Sports comics and funny sports blogs are the perfect fit for the entertainment seeking fan. That’s why I’ve compiled my favorite funny sports blogs into a new FREE sports comic book. Like burgers and fries, cookies and cream or Stockton … Continue reading
A successful bunt during a Major League Baseball game this past weekend caused an unwarranted brouhaha between a petty pitcher and a shrewd hitter.
Toronto Blue Jays’ outfielder Colby Rasmus laid down a perfect bunt against Texas Rangers’ pitcher Colby Lewis in the 5th inning of a 2 – 0 game. Rasmus’ infield hit irritated Lewis because his bunt single came during a defensive shift employed by the Rangers.
Lewis yelled at Rasmus when he successfully reached first base during the game and commented after the game that Rasmus’ ploy was unethical and violated the unwritten rules of baseball; namely, bunting against a defensive shift.Continue reading
I’m always happy to jump start the work week with some silly sports humor. So, here’s my latest Monday Sports Monologue.
I have employed the ultimate power tool – that glorious device known as the remote control – in order to exercise my God-given right to officially mute all Major League Baseball telecasts.
Now don’t get me wrong on this. You bet I love baseball, but I loathe the litanies of insignificant facts and figures foisted upon me during TV telecasts.Continue reading
Today we honor the courage of a remarkable man and exceptional baseball player by celebrating the brilliant initiative of a sports commissioner.
On April 15, 1997 Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig mandated an unprecedented edict. It was never before witnessed in any American professional sport.
Selig ordered all Major League Baseball teams to officially retire the #42 jersey in honor of Brooklyn Dodgers great Jackie Robinson.Continue reading
Me, Myself and I are still the only three people on the planet that Los Angeles Dodger Manny Ramirez cares about. Once again, the oft-maligned (and rightfully so) Manny made many murmur the other night following the Dodgers’ late inning … Continue reading