Babe Ruth

What Happened to Benny “The Jet” Rodriguez After He Pickled the Beast? MLB What Happened to Benny “The Jet” Rodriguez After He Pickled the Beast? , Staff Writer 4:45pm, August 7

Here's a bold assertion: Benny "The Jet" Rodriguez is far and away the greatest character in sports movie history. Screw…

Mickey Mantle’s “Breakfast of Champions” Puts Beer-League Softball to Shame MLB Mickey Mantle’s “Breakfast of Champions” Puts Beer-League Softball to Shame , Staff Writer 5:55pm, August 4

There's nothing wrong with having a good time, especially if you're a professional athlete. I'm not endorsing going full 1986…

The Longest Home Run Ever Was So Deep, It Fooled the Camera Man MLB The Longest Home Run Ever Was So Deep, It Fooled the Camera Man , Senior Writer 3:07pm, July 21

There is nothing better in sports than a towering home run. You know, the type of moonshots and dingers that…

Lou Gehrig’s “Luckiest Man” Speech on July 4, 1939 Still Gives Us Chills MLB Lou Gehrig’s “Luckiest Man” Speech on July 4, 1939 Still Gives Us Chills , Editor 10:37am, July 4

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis — commonly known as ALS — is a nervous system disease that weakens muscles and impacts physical…

Mark McGwire’s Net Worth: “Big Mac” Saved More Than Just Baseball MLB Mark McGwire’s Net Worth: “Big Mac” Saved More Than Just Baseball , Staff Writer 3:40pm, June 12

Mark McGwire's name may as well be synonymous with two words: home runs and steroids. At the height of the…

The World’s Largest Baseball Bat Weighs In at 68,000 Pounds MLB The World’s Largest Baseball Bat Weighs In at 68,000 Pounds , Editor 5:26pm, June 9

Nothing beats a summer road trip. Windows down, music loud, not a care in the world except what kind of…

Derek Jeter’s Walk-Off Farewell Was The Perfect Hollywood Ending MLB Derek Jeter’s Walk-Off Farewell Was The Perfect Hollywood Ending , Staff Writer 5:05pm, June 1

Derek Jeter is a baseball legend. Even if you didn't root for the New York Yankees shortstop during his Hall-of-Fame…

The Stadium Bowl’s Hosted 110 Years of Presidents, Movies and HS Football High School The Stadium Bowl’s Hosted 110 Years of Presidents, Movies and HS Football , Editor 3:48pm, April 14

Nowadays, paying millions for state-of-the-art athletic facilities means everything to the future success of sports programs from high school up…

How Many Stitches Are On a Baseball? Here’s How One is Made MLB How Many Stitches Are On a Baseball? Here’s How One is Made , Staff Writer 4:43pm, March 25

The game of baseball evolved a great deal since its early beginnings. Alexander Cartwright (no, it was not Abner Doubleday) first…

The Girl Who Struck Out Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig MLB The Girl Who Struck Out Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig , Staff Writer 7:08pm, March 4

Women have always had a place in Major League Baseball, it's just never been as actual baseball players. The Kissing…

Babe Ruth Put Cabbage Under His Baseball Hat, But Why? MLB Babe Ruth Put Cabbage Under His Baseball Hat, But Why? , The League 3:48pm, March 4

Somehow, a professional baseball player who basically lived off hot dogs and beer had even more interesting habits during the…

Mike Trout Wins 3rd MVP: Is He Baseball’s Greatest Player Ever? MLB Mike Trout Wins 3rd MVP: Is He Baseball’s Greatest Player Ever? , Staff Writer 9:30am, November 15

Tom Brady, Michael Jordan, Jack Nicklaus, Serena Williams, Muhammad Ali, Michael Phelps and Usain Bolt all have one thing in common:…

The Next Babe Ruth? MLB Pitcher Pulls Off Rare Feat Last Done in 1921 MLB The Next Babe Ruth? MLB Pitcher Pulls Off Rare Feat Last Done in 1921 , 11:08am, September 5

CINCINNATI (AP) — With a homer, a win and an appearance in the outfield, Michael Lorenzen pulled off a feat…

Babe Ruth’s 21 Nicknames Ranked, From Mauling Mastadon to The Great Bambino MLB Babe Ruth’s 21 Nicknames Ranked, From Mauling Mastadon to The Great Bambino , Staff Writer 6:30pm, August 19

Babe Ruth needs no formal introduction. He's the greatest baseball player to ever step foot on a baseball diamond. There's…

Think You Have the Cash to Buy Babe Ruth’s Rare Baseball Bat? Think Again. MLB Think You Have the Cash to Buy Babe Ruth’s Rare Baseball Bat? Think Again. , Editor 12:25pm, October 25

Sports memorabilia collections are the pride and joy of fans everywhere. They serve as legacy protectors and, for obvious reasons,…

Mickey Mantle’s “Breakfast of Champions” Puts Beer-League Softball to Shame MLB Mickey Mantle’s “Breakfast of Champions” Puts Beer-League Softball to Shame , Staff Writer 5:55pm, August 4

There's nothing wrong with having a good time, especially if you're a professional athlete. I'm not endorsing going full 1986…

What Happened to Benny “The Jet” Rodriguez After He Pickled the Beast? MLB What Happened to Benny “The Jet” Rodriguez After He Pickled the Beast? , Staff Writer 4:45pm, August 7

Here's a bold assertion: Benny "The Jet" Rodriguez is far and away the greatest character in sports movie history. Screw…

Lou Gehrig’s “Luckiest Man” Speech on July 4, 1939 Still Gives Us Chills MLB Lou Gehrig’s “Luckiest Man” Speech on July 4, 1939 Still Gives Us Chills , Editor 10:37am, July 4

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis — commonly known as ALS — is a nervous system disease that weakens muscles and impacts physical…