Bib Papi (David Ortiz) got a little too carried away in his pregame speech and caused a big ruckus by now famously saying, “This is our fucking city and no body is going to dictate our freedom.” He said after the game that the “fucking” was not premeditated and that “it just came out.” What’s all the hubbub about cursing to ignite some people’s patriotic fires? The FCC doesn’t care and why should we?
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Congratulations for the filmmakers of the Jackie Robinson biopic! Its debut estimated $9.1 million from 3,003 locations this Friday. With stats like these, its easily one of the top baseball movies of our time by being ahead of “The Benchwarmers” ($6.8 million) and “Moneyball” ($6.7 million). There’s no reason to say it isn’t so as the movie is set for around $25 million for the three-day frame, which would make it the first baseball movie ever to open north of $20 million.
This video shows the career highlights reel of Ryan Freel. Normally this would be something to celebrate, but it comes at a time of sadness, with Freel having been found dead at the tender age of 36.
Adam Greenberg may not be a sporting legend in the traditional sense of the term, but his name will probably be remembered for a long time to come.
Dave Letterman’s Top 10 lists are always funny, having been a staple of his show for many years. Even the ones I don’t understand are amusing.
There are a few reasons I have never been to a baseball game. 1. I have never been to the U.S. or Japan. 2. Baseball is dull. 3. I don’t particularly want to have a baseball hit me in the head. Either head.
Are you confused about Frank McCourt’s sell off of the Los Angeles Dodgers? Well then what you need is a handy Taiwanese animation to explain the situation. Sort of.
The Phillies versus Cardinals play-off game got a little comic relief recently thanks to the most adorable little streaker.
“The New York Yankees marked the 10-year anniversary of 9/11 with a ceremony before their game against the Baltimore Orioles Wednesday.” -YT