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#MLB

# mlb - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

One of baseball's legendary names, Yogi Berra has died
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

One of baseball's legendary names, Yogi Berra has died

Sep 23rd 2015, 5:14 PM 3,588 Views 1 Comment

“It ain’t over ’til it’s over.” The New York Yankees and Mets Hall of Famer was 90.

# mlb - Wednesday 16 September, 2015

Video: This baseball fan does not like the 'Mexican Wave'
# Not Impressed
From The42
# Not Impressed

Video: This baseball fan does not like the 'Mexican Wave'

Sep 16th 2015, 8:23 PM 6,313 Views 8 Comments

This guy, huh?

# mlb - Friday 21 August, 2015

Jordan Spieth was asked out by Miss Texas while he was sitting beside his girlfriend
# Totes Awks
From The42
# Totes Awks

Jordan Spieth was asked out by Miss Texas while he was sitting beside his girlfriend

Aug 21st 2015, 5:24 PM 23,318 Views 12 Comments

Well this is awkward…

# mlb - Sunday 16 August, 2015

It’s Sunday so here are our favourite sports images from the last week
# Picture Perfect
From The42
# Picture Perfect

It’s Sunday so here are our favourite sports images from the last week

Aug 16th 2015, 7:20 PM 7,597 Views 0 Comments

Here’s how the week looked through a lens.

# mlb - Monday 27 July, 2015

The Mariners produced one of the rarest plays in baseball last night
# Rare Sight
From The42
# Rare Sight

The Mariners produced one of the rarest plays in baseball last night

Jul 27th 2015, 7:55 AM 8,057 Views 5 Comments

The 3-6-2 triple play has not been seen in 60 years.

# mlb - Saturday 25 July, 2015

'Testicular contusion' - A baseball to the groin left this man in worlds of pain
# Man's Worst Nightmare
From The42
# Man's Worst Nightmare

'Testicular contusion' - A baseball to the groin left this man in worlds of pain

Jul 25th 2015, 10:15 PM 10,575 Views 2 Comments

Every man’s worst nightmare.

# mlb - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

Cian Lynch's behind-the-back handpass has extended to baseball
# Samba Softball
From The42
# Samba Softball

Cian Lynch's behind-the-back handpass has extended to baseball

Jul 21st 2015, 6:59 PM 7,623 Views 4 Comments

DEEEEE- FENCE!

This baseball team has a unique way of drying their outfield
# Grand Drying Out
From The42
# Grand Drying Out

This baseball team has a unique way of drying their outfield

Jul 21st 2015, 12:05 AM 5,244 Views 2 Comments

We can’t imagine this is the best use of police resources mind.

# mlb - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

A rain cover tried to eat a man during a baseball game last night
# It's A Tarp
From The42
# It's A Tarp

A rain cover tried to eat a man during a baseball game last night

Jul 8th 2015, 2:28 PM 4,069 Views 1 Comment

Luckily, he had some friends on hand to help.

# mlb - Friday 19 June, 2015

Baseball star dropped after he's caught 'liking' Instagram photos - in the middle of a game
# Insta-ban
From The42
# Insta-ban

Baseball star dropped after he's caught 'liking' Instagram photos - in the middle of a game

Jun 19th 2015, 10:50 AM 4,736 Views 2 Comments

“I was in the bathroom… I just grabbed my phone and checked it.”

# mlb - Thursday 18 June, 2015

Baseball player scores the worst 'home run' you'll see this season
# Take A Bunt
From The42
# Take A Bunt

Baseball player scores the worst 'home run' you'll see this season

Jun 18th 2015, 8:27 PM 8,281 Views 3 Comments

Well done Steven Souza.

# mlb - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

Major League team under FBI investigation for hacking rival's scouting database
# Hacked Off
From The42
# Hacked Off

Major League team under FBI investigation for hacking rival's scouting database

Jun 17th 2015, 9:00 PM 3,855 Views 1 Comment

The St Louis Cardinals have been issued with subpoenas.

# mlb - Sunday 7 June, 2015

Woman struck by broken bat at Fenway Park is 'expected to survive'
# Baseball
From The42
# Baseball

Woman struck by broken bat at Fenway Park is 'expected to survive'

Jun 7th 2015, 10:45 AM 7,748 Views 2 Comments

A spokesperson for Boston Police has revealed the condition of the Fenway Park spectator injured by a broken bat has improved.

# mlb - Thursday 4 June, 2015

This might just be the managerial rant of the year
# Ejected
From The42
# Ejected

This might just be the managerial rant of the year

Jun 4th 2015, 7:59 AM 6,776 Views 1 Comment

Seattle Mariners coach Lloyd McClendon did not go quietly.

# mlb - Thursday 30 April, 2015

Baseball history was made last night in Baltimore
# Empty Seats
From The42
# Empty Seats

Baseball history was made last night in Baltimore

Apr 30th 2015, 8:20 PM 6,499 Views 9 Comments

And it was quite surreal.

# mlb - Monday 20 April, 2015

Struggling Chicago Cubs pitcher finds an ingenious way around his throwing 'yips'
# Yippee Ki-yay
From The42
# Yippee Ki-yay

Struggling Chicago Cubs pitcher finds an ingenious way around his throwing 'yips'

Apr 20th 2015, 4:35 PM 7,172 Views 3 Comments

We can guarantee you’ve never seen anything like this before.

# mlb - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

The Chicago Cubs' $155 million ace has the yips and can't throw the ball to first base
# Noodle Arm
From The42
# Noodle Arm

The Chicago Cubs' $155 million ace has the yips and can't throw the ball to first base

Apr 14th 2015, 6:43 PM 7,045 Views 3 Comments

It’s getting ugly for the lad.

Tom Brady is great at American football... not so much at baseball
# US Sports
From The42
# US Sports

Tom Brady is great at American football... not so much at baseball

Apr 14th 2015, 2:55 PM 4,982 Views 2 Comments

You’d expect more from a four-time Super Bowl winner.

# mlb - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Can the hero of 'Moneyball' make a successful transition from baseball to soccer?
# Transition
From The42
# Transition

Can the hero of 'Moneyball' make a successful transition from baseball to soccer?

Mar 18th 2015, 12:10 AM 7,747 Views 8 Comments

The club’s front office has heavy American ties and has turned to the Oakland Athletics’ general manager to help out.

# mlb - Friday 13 March, 2015

Here's how Will Ferrell - yes, that one - made baseball history yesterday
# So Hot Right Now
From The42
# So Hot Right Now

Here's how Will Ferrell - yes, that one - made baseball history yesterday

Mar 13th 2015, 11:59 AM 8,316 Views 2 Comments

He’s kind of a big deal.

# mlb - Friday 27 February, 2015

Jackie Tyrrell 1, camera 0 as the Kilkenny star's baseball career gets under way
# Cameraman
From The42
# Cameraman

Jackie Tyrrell 1, camera 0 as the Kilkenny star's baseball career gets under way

Feb 27th 2015, 9:07 PM 12,886 Views 6 Comments

Decent technique though.

# mlb - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

CC Sabathia turns up for spring training weighing a whopping 22 stone
# Marginal Gains
From The42
# Marginal Gains

CC Sabathia turns up for spring training weighing a whopping 22 stone

Feb 24th 2015, 1:56 PM 5,769 Views 4 Comments

The Yankees pitcher is two-stone heavier than last year.

# mlb - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

Why are baseball players paid so much money?
# Cash Money
From The42
# Cash Money

Why are baseball players paid so much money?

Nov 19th 2014, 11:28 AM 6,330 Views 4 Comments

This week Giancarlo Stanton signed the most expensive deal in the history of US sport.

# mlb - Thursday 30 October, 2014

San Francisco win another World Series as 'Mad Bum' delivers on the biggest stage
# Game 7
From The42
# Game 7

San Francisco win another World Series as 'Mad Bum' delivers on the biggest stage

Oct 30th 2014, 8:53 AM 3,322 Views 3 Comments

Madison Bumgarner pitched five scoreless relief innings as the Giants beat the Royals in nailbiting Game 7.

# mlb - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

'Tell these guys they're going against the odds': Giants battling Royals momentum in World Series decider
# Game 7
From The42
# Game 7

'Tell these guys they're going against the odds': Giants battling Royals momentum in World Series decider

Oct 29th 2014, 3:20 PM 2,539 Views 0 Comments

San Francisco may be chasing a third championship in five years, but they’ve always got the job done before game seven.

# mlb - Monday 27 October, 2014

Rising baseball star Oscar Taveras, 22, dies in car crash
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

Rising baseball star Oscar Taveras, 22, dies in car crash

Oct 27th 2014, 6:59 AM 4,921 Views 0 Comments

The rookie died in his native Dominican Republic.

# mlb - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

The Irish bandwagoner's guide to the 2014 Baseball World Series
# Game One
From The42
# Game One

The Irish bandwagoner's guide to the 2014 Baseball World Series

Oct 21st 2014, 5:18 PM 2,596 Views 4 Comments

Who’s playing, which team should you support and what time are all the games on?

# mlb - Friday 17 October, 2014

The Giants are going to the World Series - so one of their players chugged six beers to celebrate
# Mad Bum
From The42
# Mad Bum

The Giants are going to the World Series - so one of their players chugged six beers to celebrate

Oct 17th 2014, 9:16 AM 2,980 Views 5 Comments

Meet Madison Bumgarner.

# mlb - Thursday 16 October, 2014

The Royals are into the World Series - so Paul Rudd invited fans to a keg party in his mam's
# Red Cup
From The42
# Red Cup

The Royals are into the World Series - so Paul Rudd invited fans to a keg party in his mam's

Oct 16th 2014, 9:45 AM 2,824 Views 2 Comments

Kansas City back at the big dance for the first time in 29 years.

# mlb - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

Baseball's postseason kicked off with some serious extra-innings drama last night
# MLB
From The42
# MLB

Baseball's postseason kicked off with some serious extra-innings drama last night

Oct 1st 2014, 11:11 AM 1,838 Views 3 Comments

Kansas City Royals rally late to stun the Oakland A’s in AL Wild Card game.

# mlb - Sunday 28 September, 2014

THIS is how you save a no-hitter
# Denied
From The42
# Denied

THIS is how you save a no-hitter

Sep 28th 2014, 10:50 PM 3,758 Views 0 Comments

Take a bow Steven Souza.

# mlb - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Breaking ball: Bryan Cranston has a new one-man show about baseball
# Science Pitch
From The42
# Science Pitch

Breaking ball: Bryan Cranston has a new one-man show about baseball

Sep 17th 2014, 6:10 PM 2,812 Views 0 Comments

Not really, but this is still really good.

# mlb - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

Derek Jeter will wear a badge honouring Derek Jeter on 'Derek Jeter Day'
# Derek Jeter
From The42
# Derek Jeter

Derek Jeter will wear a badge honouring Derek Jeter on 'Derek Jeter Day'

Sep 3rd 2014, 2:00 PM 3,499 Views 11 Comments

Eh….Derek Jeter?

# mlb - Sunday 10 August, 2014

6.5 hours, 19 innings into a baseball game, Albert Pujols hit this walk-off home run
# Boom!
From The42
# Boom!

6.5 hours, 19 innings into a baseball game, Albert Pujols hit this walk-off home run

Aug 10th 2014, 5:02 PM 5,349 Views 9 Comments

The LA Angels and Boston Red Sox played an epic last night.

# mlb - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

Insult to Red Sox injury as home run smashes fan's car windscreen
# Major League Damage
From The42
# Major League Damage

Insult to Red Sox injury as home run smashes fan's car windscreen

Jul 29th 2014, 12:32 PM 3,066 Views 3 Comments

Melky Cabrera made Blue Jays fans very, very happy last night.

# mlb - Monday 14 July, 2014

Baseball fan pays tribute to favourite player with 'back hair jersey'
# Mr Sasquatch
From The42
# Mr Sasquatch

Baseball fan pays tribute to favourite player with 'back hair jersey'

Jul 14th 2014, 6:54 PM 6,469 Views 2 Comments

God bless these United States.

# mlb - Saturday 12 July, 2014

Is this the single worst baseball slide of all time?
# Field Of Screams
From The42
# Field Of Screams

Is this the single worst baseball slide of all time?

Jul 12th 2014, 2:34 PM 5,179 Views 1 Comment

Quite possibly yes.

# mlb - Thursday 26 June, 2014

No-one could lay a bat on 'The Freak' in San Francisco
# Giant Among Men
From The42
# Giant Among Men

No-one could lay a bat on 'The Freak' in San Francisco

Jun 26th 2014, 8:38 PM 3,613 Views 2 Comments

Tim Lincecum was scarily good against the hapless San Diego Padres.

# mlb - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

Teenage girl throws a knuckleball special that makes pro baseball players look silly
# Swing And A Miss
From The42
# Swing And A Miss

Teenage girl throws a knuckleball special that makes pro baseball players look silly

Jun 24th 2014, 6:27 PM 6,618 Views 3 Comments

Tampa Bay Rays batters went up against a 17-year-old girl with a vicious throw last weekend.

# mlb - Thursday 19 June, 2014

This wild throw spoiled Clayton Kershaw's perfect game last night
# So Close
From The42
# So Close

This wild throw spoiled Clayton Kershaw's perfect game last night

Jun 19th 2014, 10:53 AM 3,380 Views 0 Comments

Dodgers pitcher struck out 15 on the way to the first “no-hitter” of his Major League career.