St. Louis Cardinals Prospect Oscar Taveras Killed In Car Crash

St. Louis Cardinals outfield prospect Oscar Taveras was reportedly killed in a car crash while driving to Puerto Plata in the Dominican Republic. His girlfriend Edilia Arvelo, in the car with him, was also killed. Taveras's agent, Brian Mejia, confirmed the 22-year-old's death. » 10/26/14 8:33pm 10/26/14 8:33pm

Feel Old With Our "How Many Pro Athletes Are Younger Than You?" Tool

An important milestone on your inexorable march toward bleak death is the sudden realization that most professional athletes are younger than you are. To help this along, the tool below calculates the percentage of players in the NFL, NBA, NHL, and MLB who are already younger than you are at this very moment. » 4/30/14 12:37pm 4/30/14 12:37pm

Grant Balfour Has A Big-Ass Truck

This is Rays reliever Grant Balfour's big-ass truck. He is far from the only pitcher to own a big-ass truck, but his might be the biggest-ass of them all. » 2/19/14 2:59pm 2/19/14 2:59pm

Drive A Legendary Cincinnati Sportswriter To Reds Games, Get Free Reds…

Hal McCoy, one of the go-to baseball writers on the Pete Rose investigation, the man that nicknamed the Reds the "Big Red Machine," and a winner of the J.G Taylor Spink Award (the highest that the BBWAA gives to its members) could use a favor: » 1/19/13 5:10pm 1/19/13 5:10pm

Derek Lowe Was Allegedly Drag-Racing Drunk Last Night

ESPN's Buster Olney recently said this about Derek Lowe, on Bill Simmons' podcast: "It seems like he's made an evolution as a person, as he's gone along, as he's gotten older, he's made different choices." Uh? » 4/29/11 12:10pm 4/29/11 12:10pm

SEMA 2007: Chevrolet Major League Baseball Silverado 1500 Lets You Look…

Oh look, it's another Chevy Silverado here at SEMA. This one's got a baseball paint theme incorporating every major league team logo just in time to celebrate the time of the season when only two teams are able to continue to play ball. Because when a baseball uber-fan thinks about what kind of truck they want to… » 10/29/07 12:01am 10/29/07 12:01am