A New York man who was caught sleeping at a recent Yankees game against the Red Sox on ESPN is filing a $10 million defamation suit against broadcasters Dan Shulman and John Kruk for their “avalanche of disparaging words,” according to the New York Post. Andrew Robert Rector admitted that he “briefly slept” while attending the […]


Brock Holt was playing his first ever game in centerfield for the Red Sox last night during their win over the Minnesota Twins at Fenway Park. And it wasn’t long before he was called into action with superb effect. When his team-mate Jonny Gomes appeared to lose the ball in the lights off of the […]


Yoenis Cespedes must be feeling pretty happy with himself right now. With the game tied between his Oakland A’s and the Los Angeles Angels at 1-1, the Cuban outfielder failed to pick up the first ball to left-field but recovered in spectacular fashion. Unfortunately for Angels’ Howie Kendrick:  


Dare to say Robinson Cano‘s name loud enough in New York and you will most probably end up hearing a loud boo from some crazy Yankees fan still furious about his megabucks move to the Seattle Mariners. It’s fair to say the ex-Yankees second baseman isn’t highly regarded among their fans anymore. And he was told […]


Hip-hop superstar 50 Cent may well be one of the most decorated artists of all time but one thing’s for sure – he can’t throw a baseball. The rapper, real name Curtis Jackson, threw out what is possibly the worst ceremonial first pitch in the history of baseball when he took centre stage in Citi Field before last […]


Baseball fans often ask themselves the same question, how can we improve the game at the highest level? Is the answer to expand to Montreal and Puerto Rico? Is it to find a new MLB commissioner? Well, we here at Talking Baws think this Atlantic Coast Conference baseball tournament has finally found the answer…bat dogs! By […]


Hitting your first home run of the season doesn’t get much better than this. Houston Astros‘ prospect Conrad Gregor fired his first of the 2014 season… and saw his dad catch it. Gregor was appearing for the Quad City River Bandits against the Cedar Rapids in the Midwest League. And the video of the unlikely […]


The early going in the Major League Baseball season is always filled with some shocking surprises, some jaw dropping and welcoming, and others depressing and difficult to digest. We’ll take a look at the seven of the biggest surprises in the early going of the 2014 MLB season: By Brad Leibfried – As originally seen […]


The San Diego Padres sure know how to put on a show. A few years ago, a member of Cirque du Soleil made an appearance with this sensationally-acrobatic first pitch: This time around though, those fellas over in San Diego have really outdone themselves. By Stuart Hynd – @supers0nic_ Yes, a ‘real life’ baby T-Rex took to the mound at PETCO […]

New Study Claims Alcohol More Harmful Than Illegal Drugs

What lengths would you go to in order to embarrass and antagonise your rival team’s fans? Well, whatever you would do, we bet you wouldn’t go as far as Lawrence Blatterfein. By Stuart Hynd – @supers0nic_ The New Jersey club owner and lifelong New York Yankees fan wanted to name a bar “Buck Foston”, in a […]