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The Best of MLB's Players Weekend Nicknames

Among the best nicknames: Harrison Bader "Tots," Joey "Pico de" Gallo, Shane "Not Justin" Bieber, and Brad Boxberger's will blow you away.
Liam Daniel Pierce
8.9.18
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The Bugs Are Coming for MLB Umpire Brains

An umpire had a giant-ass moth fly into his ear during last night's game between the Yankees and White Sox, and lived to tell the tale.
Sean Newell
8.9.18
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The Red Sox Will Not Stop

It's still too early to give Boston the division, but they have shown no signs of slowing down.
Rachael McDaniel
8.9.18
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Indie Baseball Meltdown Features a Trash Can Where an Umpire Should Be

A called third strike did not sit well with Brennan Metzger so he told the home plate ump a trash can was his home.
Sean Newell
8.7.18
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Adam Jones Deserves Everything

The Baltimore Orioles centerfielder refused a trade at the deadline. He's earned that right and he's not going to apologize for it.
Rachael McDaniel
8.2.18
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The Mets Did This

Jose Reyes pitched for the Mets in a 25-4 beatdown.
Sean Newell
8.1.18
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MLB Game Was Not Delayed Because of a Baboon Running Amok in Phoenix

ESPN's Pedro Gomez had some autocorrect issues when he tried to tweet last night's game between the Diamondbacks and Rangers had been delayed by a "haboob," which is an intense weather event.
Sean Newell
7.31.18
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Yankees Fans Use Phones to Hold Candle Light Vigil for Aaron Judge's Wrist

Ok, so there were no "candles" per se, but cell phone lights did the trick.
Liam Daniel Pierce
7.27.18
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Martha Stewart Has Impeccable Control

The homemaking mogul is set to throw the opening pitch for the July 31 game between the Yankees and Orioles. And you know what? She's pretty damn accurate.
Liam Daniel Pierce
7.27.18
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The Oakland A's Keep Coming Back

The Athletics are making a division that wasn't even supposed to be close, feel tight (and scaring Mariners fans in the process).
Rachael McDaniel
7.26.18
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Baseball

HS Catcher Absolutely Rocked in Home Plate Collision

You don't usually see decleaters in high school baseball, but that's exactly what we got in the Iowa Class 2A state quarterfinals between Denver and Wilton.
Liam Daniel Pierce
7.25.18
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Baseball

Watch These Umpires Make the Worst Call in Baseball History

A batter swung and missed at a pitch and it was ruled a ball. Seriously.
Liam Daniel Pierce
7.20.18