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Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Baseball

Wild stats about Giants-Nationals longest postseason game in history

The San Francisco Giants beat the Washington Nationals 2-1 in 18 innings on Saturday night in what turned out to be the longest postseason game in MLB history. The Nats held a 1-0 lead going into the 9th inning and starter Jordan Zimmerman, making his first start since his no-hitter on Sept. 28, pitched brilliantly….Read More

Buster Posey safe at home plate on tag play? (Video)

Was Buster Posey really safe at home plate on a tag play to end the top of the 9th Saturday? The San Francisco Giants were trailing the Washington Nationals 1-0 entering the 9th inning of Game 2 of the NLDS at Nationals Park. Joe Panik got a two-out walk, so the Nats pulled starter Jordan…Read More

Washington Post uses photo from 2012 for Nationals Game 1 loss in NLDS

The Washington Nationals lost the first game of their division series against the San Francisco Giants 3-2 on Friday. Instead of using a photo from yesterday, the Washington Post used one from two years ago. Above the dugout is the pretty noticeable “Postseason 2012.” A closer look finds Michael Morse leaning on his bat, next…Read More

Cardinals stealing signs against Dodgers from second base?

The St. Louis Cardinals blew up the best pitcher in baseball to the tune of 8 hits and 8 runs over 6.2 innings in Game 1 of the NLDS on Friday. Was their noticeable and improbable offensive surge against Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw aided by some old-fashioned sign stealing? For the first six innings of…Read More

Bryce Harper crushes home run to upper deck (Video)

Bryce Harper wasn’t about to let the Washington Nationals get shutout in their first postseason game in 2014. With his team trailing 3-0 in the bottom of the seventh inning of Game 1 of the NLDS on Friday, Harper demolished a 97-mph fastball from Giants reliever Hunter Strickland to the upper deck at Nationals Park….Read More

Ben Affleck refused to wear Yankees hat in ‘Gone Girl’

Pretending is one of the fundamental elements of acting. But for Boston Red Sox fan Ben Affleck, he won’t even pretend to be a Yankees fan. The New York Times’ Cara Buckley published a story on Thursday saying that Affleck and movie director David Fincher got in a spat over Affleck’s refusal to wear a…Read More

Kate Upton gives boyfriend Justin Verlander a hand in Baltimore

Kate Upton was on hand in Baltimore for Game 2 of the ALDS on Friday to cheer on her man, boyfriend Justin Verlander. When Verlander was pulled from the game after allowing a leadoff single to Nelson Cruz in the sixth, Upton made sure to give her boyfriend a nice applause. The Tigers have to…Read More

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