As far as basebrawls go, last week’s prom-style quarrel between Bryce Harper and Hunter Strickland was the Gabagool in a dry-cured ham family of on-diamond brawls. That doesn’t mean past brawls haven’t had fans drooling for more fisticuffs and umpires running like the dickens. But it does make us question where the fight ranks among the other historic MLB brawls? Let’s take… Continue reading "Ranking MLB’s 25 Best Brawls Of All Time"
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It’s been screamed from mountain tops that sports records are made to be broken. Yet there are a handful of gutsy athletic performances that have tested the limits of repeated possibility, finishes that have threatened the assumption that all unbreakable sports records can one day be eclipsed. But since Russell Westbrook broke Oscar Robertson’s seemingly untouchable triple-double record this past NBA season,… Continue reading "Ranking The 15 Most Unbreakable Professional Sports Records"
Honus Wagner. Ozzie Smith. Barry Larkin. The greatest MLB shortstops have always set the tone for their decades of baseball. From the raw and gritty turn-of-the-century days of 1897 and the slick-fielding, high-flipping days of 1985 to the power-hitting, steroid-cloaked days of 2004, the shortstop position had yet to stop entertaining. Until very recently. During the past decade, it looked as though Major League… Continue reading "New Generation Of MLB Shortstops Could Be The Best Ever"