New York Yankees are one of the most iconic teams in Major League Baseball. But it’s a sad time when Alex Rodriguez and his drug ban problems are making more headlines than the team is on the field. We think it’s about time we had a strong Yankees competing for the play-offs this season. So […]


Baseball is in the midst of some serious changes. Home runs are down, strikeouts are up, and MLB managers can now reverse the mistakes made by umpires. Instant replay is the talk of the sport and for good reason. But you’ve heard enough about that. Another rule change passed by MLB executives has bearing on […]


The starting pitching rotation of a MLB team is usually a five-man group and is hands-down the most important unit on a baseball team. A good starting rotation will cover up blemishes a team may have such as a thin bullpen or weak hitting. It is the difference between a 90-win season and a 90-loss […]


As far as crazy sports fans go, we think we’ve seen our fair share. Whether it was the frustrated Denver Broncos fan, the hapless drunken popcorn guy or the thousands of WWE fans who were shocked by the end of The Undertaker’s Wrestlemania streak, nothing is better than raw fan reactions. And one disgruntled Red Sox fan […]


Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard broke down in tears as Brendan Rodgers‘ side defeated Manchester City 3-2 at Anfield on Sunday. The result came just two days before the 25th anniversary of the Hillsborough disaster, which claimed the lives of 96 Liverpool fans. It was an understandably emotional day for Gerrard, and while it reminded us […]


As the Texas Rangers travel to Boston to face the Red Sox this week, shortstop Elvis Andrus has been given some extra food for thought by the Red Sox’s Mike Napoli. Napoli has obviously been doing some homework on his rivals and when he came across Andrus he couldn’t help but take a second glance […]


The 2014 Major League Baseball season is underway and baseball fans around the world have made their predictions of division champions and wildcard winners. Most baseball fans this year are picking the following eight teams to make the MLB postseason and are willing to bet money on it, per Las Vegas oddsmakers; L.A. Dodgers (8:1), Detroit […]


A Miami Marlins fan who lost his wallet has had it returned to him by a complete stranger in an act of good will. Miami Senior High School student Christhian Reyes had given up hope of ever finding the misplaced item before it was handed in to the school office, thanks to the ID inside. […]


The New York Mets have had a tough time of it over recent years and this season has started no better as they’ve won just two of their opening six matches of the new MLB campaign. Things are so bad for Mets fans that even the children are cracking up. And if ever there was a […]

Popcorn Catch

Here at Talking Baws, we always love moments of brilliance, particularly when they are produced by us, sports fans. Today, we bring you just that as a superb piece of improvisation (and a bit of luck) sent one lucky Pittsburgh Pirates fan home with a great souvenir. By Steven Gyford -@Stevie_Gyf The video itself is […]