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From The42 Opinion: Professional sport doesn't need a gay Jackie Robinson Opinion

Opinion: Professional sport doesn't need a gay Jackie Robinson

A player’s sexuality has no impact on performance so shouldn’t be a concern.

From The42 Hooters ballgirl interrupts baseball game after mistakenly grabbing live ball Baseball
From The42 America's great unsolved mystery, the case of the missing sausage, is closed Mystery

America's great unsolved mystery, the case of the missing sausage, is closed

It’s like Murder She Wrote… except with sausages.

From The42 Someone is selling this uncomfortable-looking chair made out of baseball bats for $2,500 Want

Someone is selling this uncomfortable-looking chair made out of baseball bats for $2,500

We were looking for a chaise-lounge made out of hurleys, though.

From The42 Baseball Hall of Fame inducts... no one MLB

Baseball Hall of Fame inducts... no one

Barry Bonds was among the steroids era stars shunned by the sport’s writers.

From The42 Sports Film Of The Week: Brooklyn Dodgers: Ghosts Of Flatbush Reel Stories This post contains videos

Sports Film Of The Week: Brooklyn Dodgers: Ghosts Of Flatbush

The award-winning documentary tells the tale of one of baseball’s former giants.

From The42 Star slugger Hamilton leaves Texas for Angels‎ Done Deal

Star slugger Hamilton leaves Texas for Angels‎

Outfielder signs a deal reportedly worth €95 million.

From The42 Oi, ref! 5 ways to improve refereeing by learning from other codes Get It Right

Oi, ref! 5 ways to improve refereeing by learning from other codes

Challenge flags, personal fouls and citing could work across a range of sports, argues Steven O’Rourke.

From The42 LA Angels pitcher C.J. Wilson is also an incredible photographer Multi-talented This post contains images
From The42 Player shows just how much damage a baseball can do to the human body Black And Blue

Player shows just how much damage a baseball can do to the human body

Chipper Jones retired not long after this happened.

From The42 World Series: Giants on the verge of title after blanking Tigers Baseball

World Series: Giants on the verge of title after blanking Tigers

Ryan Vogelsong, Tim Lincecum and Sergio Romo combined to deliver a shut-out for San Francisco.

From The42 World Series: Giants half-way there as 'MadBum' dominates Tigers MLB

World Series: Giants half-way there as 'MadBum' dominates Tigers

If your name is Madison Bumgarner, you’d better hope that you pitch well.

From The42 World Series: Sandoval powers Giants past Tigers Baseball

World Series: Sandoval powers Giants past Tigers

Pablo Sandoval became just the fourth player to hit three homers in a World Series game as San Francisco drew first blood against the Detroit Tigers.

From The42 ‘Business-like’ Giants ready for World Series Baseball

‘Business-like’ Giants ready for World Series

“2010 it was a bunch of frat guys … it seemed like it was a college atmosphere,” San Francisco first baseman Aubrey Huff says ahead of tonight’s opener.

From The42 Rested Tigers face Giants in World Series showdown World Series

Rested Tigers face Giants in World Series showdown

Major League Baseball’s best-of-seven final features a Giants’ squad bidding for a second title in three seasons against a Tigers team longing to erase the memories of 2006.

From The42 Baseball: Giants oust reigning champs to reach World Series MLB

Baseball: Giants oust reigning champs to reach World Series

San Francisco will now play for the biggest prize in the sport, starting tomorrow night, against the Detroit Tigers.

From The42 Cardinals down Giants to seize series lead MLB

Cardinals down Giants to seize series lead

St Louis took a 2-1 edge in the best-of-seven National League Championship Series with games four and five tonight and tomorrow.

From The42 VIDEO: Brian Wilson doesn't get bored - he just pretends to play the organ on a team-mate's head Fear The Beard This post contains videos

VIDEO: Brian Wilson doesn't get bored - he just pretends to play the organ on a team-mate's head

The man with the greatest beard in baseball has been keeping everybody relaxed during the post-season.

From The42 Yankees, Athletics clinch thrilling wins Moneyball Baby

Yankees, Athletics clinch thrilling wins

The win gave the Yankees a 2-1 advantage in the best-of-five American League division series.

From The42 MLB: Cabrera captures Triple Crown, A's complete remarkable AL West comeback Ball Game

MLB: Cabrera captures Triple Crown, A's complete remarkable AL West comeback

Miguel Cabrera became the first Triple Crown winner in 45 years on the final day of the regular season.

From The42 Baseball player struck by 92mph fastball in 2005 makes Major League comeback Pinch-hit This post contains videos
From The42 A dude called Homer Bailey bagged a no-hitter as the Cincinatti Reds edged Phillies Baseball

A dude called Homer Bailey bagged a no-hitter as the Cincinatti Reds edged Phillies

The play-off-bound Reds hit the game’s only run in the opening inning through Brandon Phillips. De-Fence!

From The42 Primary colours: Barack Obama makes his prediction for the World Series MLB

Primary colours: Barack Obama makes his prediction for the World Series

Hint: we’re talking about a White Sox fan speaking at a rally just outside Washington.

From The42 VIDEO: If this trailer doesn't make you want to see the new Jackie Robinson film, nothing will Watch This This post contains videos

VIDEO: If this trailer doesn't make you want to see the new Jackie Robinson film, nothing will

“42: The True Story of an American Legend” will be released next spring.

From The42 Cabrera withdraws from batting title race Cheat

Cabrera withdraws from batting title race

The San Francisco outfielder asked the MLB to disqualify him over drug ban.

From The42 Brooklyn has a team to cheer for again Ribbon Cutting

Brooklyn has a team to cheer for again

It’s not baseball, but Brooklyn’s newest arena at least gives locals somewhere to shout about.

From The42 'I don't have anything against homosexuals' says suspended baseball star Escobar Sticky Situation This post contains videos

'I don't have anything against homosexuals' says suspended baseball star Escobar

The Toronto Blue Jays short-stop will sit out the next three MLB games after sticking a homophobic phrase to his face.

From The42 Toronto Blue Jays baseball star in hot water over homophobic slur Cuban Crisis

Toronto Blue Jays baseball star in hot water over homophobic slur

The offensive phrase ‘TU ERE MARICON’ was stuck to the Cuban’s face in an MLB game against the Red Sox.

From The42 YouTube Top 10: because everybody loves an end-to-end game Going Viral This post contains videos

YouTube Top 10: because everybody loves an end-to-end game

Another Batman trailer doctored, tight semi-finals, revelling in a Major win and a bucket-load of goals.

From The42 Baseball: A's pitcher Colon given 50-game ban Doping

Baseball: A's pitcher Colon given 50-game ban

Bartolo Colon tested positive for synthetic testosterone agents.

From The42 VIDEO: Oakland make first triple play in over a decade MLB This post contains videos

VIDEO: Oakland make first triple play in over a decade

Take a bow Josh Donaldson, Adam Rosales and Chris Carter.

From The42 VIDEO: MLB pitcher confronts goading fan in angry exchange Expletive-filled This post contains videos

VIDEO: MLB pitcher confronts goading fan in angry exchange

The baseball field is no place for potty-mouths, mister.

From The42 Cabrera associate bought website to fabricate drug defence - reports Tangled Web

Cabrera associate bought website to fabricate drug defence - reports

The San Francisco Giants All-Star was suspended for 50 games after he tested positive for testosterone.

From The42 Flawless in Seattle: Felix Hernandez tosses perfect game for Mariners Perfecto

Flawless in Seattle: Felix Hernandez tosses perfect game for Mariners

It’s only the 23rd in baseball history and the first for Seattle. Pretty good then.

From The42 Sports film of the week: Pelotero Reel Stories This post contains videos

Sports film of the week: Pelotero

Or ‘ballplayer’ to those of us who don’t speak Spanish.

From The42 Baseball legend Cal Ripken's mother abducted, released Relief

Baseball legend Cal Ripken's mother abducted, released

Police said that early yesterday, a man approached the 74-year-old with a gun, forced her into her car and drove away.

From The42 VIDEO: Here's the insane catch by a rookie that has the baseball world buzzing The Art Of Fielding
From The42 Dewayne Wise fakes catch, fools umpire while fan snatches ball D'oh! This post contains videos

Dewayne Wise fakes catch, fools umpire while fan snatches ball

Here’s your truly bizarre MLB play of the day.

From The42 Acquitted: Clemens cleared of perjury Verdict

Acquitted: Clemens cleared of perjury

The legendary MLB picther has been found not guilty of lying about taking performance-enhancing drugs.

From The42 Yes we Cain! Giants pitcher throws first perfect game in franchise history Perfect This post contains videos

Yes we Cain! Giants pitcher throws first perfect game in franchise history

VIDEO: Matt Cain threw the 22nd perfect game in MLB history as San Francisco beat the Houston Astros 10-0 last night.