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From The42 VIDEO: Bill Murray splashes around on a rain tarp at a Minor League baseball game Lost In Translation
From The42 VIDEO: Amazing bare-handed baseball catch DEADLIEST CATCH This post contains videos

VIDEO: Amazing bare-handed baseball catch

It’s better than anything you’ll see in the Major League.

From The42 Lights out! Giancarlo Stanton hit this home run so hard that it smashed the scoreboard Scoreboard This post contains videos

Lights out! Giancarlo Stanton hit this home run so hard that it smashed the scoreboard

“This kid is very strong, I’ve never seen anything like that,” Marlins manager Ozzie Guillen said afterwards.

From The42 This baseball player is facing a lengthy ban after throwing his helmet at an umpire Youreouttahere! This post contains videos

This baseball player is facing a lengthy ban after throwing his helmet at an umpire

This Toronto Blue Jay needs to chill out.

From The42 Moneyball coach Billy Beane's new secret to success Visionary

Moneyball coach Billy Beane's new secret to success

The Oakland Athletics manager says whoever figures this out will be “the wealthiest man in the world”.

From The42 Rookie MLB star needs 10 stitches after hitting self in face Fail

Rookie MLB star needs 10 stitches after hitting self in face

Nationals rookie Bryce Harper learned an important lesson at Cincinnati on Friday: sometimes, even hard things bounce.

From The42 About time: Albert Pujols finally hits a home run Finally This post contains videos

About time: Albert Pujols finally hits a home run

It only took 29 games and 111 attempts too.

From The42 One dead and dozens injured as heavy winds tear through beer tent in St Louis Casualties This post contains videos

One dead and dozens injured as heavy winds tear through beer tent in St Louis

‘All hell broke loose’ as heavy gusts and lightning strikes led to multiple injuries for sports bar patrons in Missouri.

From The42 Party-pooping Yankees spoil Red Sox anniversary Baseball

Party-pooping Yankees spoil Red Sox anniversary

On the 100th anniversary of their first game at Fenway Park, the Red Sox were beaten as A-Rod hit the 631st home run of his career.

From The42 Happy Birthday Fenway! Boston stadium celebrates 100 years as home to Red Sox Boston Regal This post contains videos

Happy Birthday Fenway! Boston stadium celebrates 100 years as home to Red Sox

One of the most famous grounds in the baseball kingdom marks a century by hosting the New York Yankees

From The42 Can’t touch this: Bartolo Colon throws 38 consecutive strikes Strikeout

Can’t touch this: Bartolo Colon throws 38 consecutive strikes

Oakland A’s pitcher proved unplayable for the LA Angels last night.

From The42 Codebreaker: Former cricketer Adam Hollioake takes up cage-fighting Howzat? This post contains videos

Codebreaker: Former cricketer Adam Hollioake takes up cage-fighting

The former England international is the latest sports star to forge a mixed martial arts career.

From The42 Te-Boo! Jets' new backup jeered at Yankee Stadium New Guy

Te-Boo! Jets' new backup jeered at Yankee Stadium

One of the NFL’s biggest stars and the NBA’s Dwayne Wade took in the baseball yesterday in the Bronx. But they weren’t made very welcome.

From The42 VIDEO: The Miami Marlins' incredible home run sculpture finally makes its debut Wowzers This post contains videos

VIDEO: The Miami Marlins' incredible home run sculpture finally makes its debut

You don’t get this at Croker, Ger.

From The42 Great Balls of Fire! Bear Grylls throws some heat at L.A Dodgers game Flamethrower This post contains videos

Great Balls of Fire! Bear Grylls throws some heat at L.A Dodgers game

The outback adventurer took pointless pyromania to a whole new level at a Major League Baseball clash

From The42 Pitching masterclass helps Dodgers oust Padres MLB

Pitching masterclass helps Dodgers oust Padres

A record-breaking performance from Aaron Harang decided Friday’s Southern California derby. Elsewhere, a Bryan LaHair grand slam helped the Cubs to victory over the St.Louis Cardinals.

From The42 You don't get this at Croker... check out the massive burger the Washington Nationals are serving up Meaty

You don't get this at Croker... check out the massive burger the Washington Nationals are serving up

Would you pay the guts of 50 quid for this eight-pounder?

From The42 Ozzie Guillen says he loves Fidel Castro, gets suspended for 5 games You're Out!

Ozzie Guillen says he loves Fidel Castro, gets suspended for 5 games

It didn’t take long for the new Miami Marlins manager to land himself in trouble.

From The42 Blue Jays beat Indians in longest season opener in baseball history Marathon

Blue Jays beat Indians in longest season opener in baseball history

Take me out to the ball game and keep me there all night.

From The42 Muhammad Ali delivers first pitch at unique new home of the Miami Marlins New Home

Muhammad Ali delivers first pitch at unique new home of the Miami Marlins

A water sculpture at centre-field, dancing girls by the pool, art deco. This isn’t Croke Park.

From The42 Hall of Fame catcher Gary Carter dies at 57 RIP

Hall of Fame catcher Gary Carter dies at 57

‘The Kid’ hit a single for the Mets in the 1986 World Series which sparked one of the most improbable rallies in baseball.

From The42 Liverpool, the Red Sox and Pumpsie Green: why LFC had to back down Opinion

Liverpool, the Red Sox and Pumpsie Green: why LFC had to back down

The Kop might not know the name Pumpsie Green, but he may have had a part to play in Anfield chiefs’ actions yesterday.

From The42 How much?! Angels and Pujols agree $254million deal - reports Moneyball

How much?! Angels and Pujols agree $254million deal - reports

Pujols’ contract is the second-highest in baseball history and only the third to break the $200 million barrier. Lucky.

From The42 Did Bobby Valentine invent the wrap? RENAISSANCE MAN

Did Bobby Valentine invent the wrap?

It turns out that the Red Sox’s new manager isn’t just an MLB icon, he’s the culinary pioneer popularly credited with the invention of the lunchtime wrap.

From The42 Be my Valentine: Red Sox look to 'a new voice' for new manager Good Will Hunting

Be my Valentine: Red Sox look to 'a new voice' for new manager

Blunt, cocky and sometimes controversial, Valentine is quite a departure from quiet man Terry Francona.

From The42 The Sports Pages: some of the week’s best sportswriting Well Read

The Sports Pages: some of the week’s best sportswriting

The story of the real-life Rocky, arguably the greatest single game in World Series history and the Sphinx-like riddle that is John Terry: all that and more in our round-up of the best (and worst) coverage of the week in sport.

From The42 What a comeback! Cards clinch the World Series Historic

What a comeback! Cards clinch the World Series

The St. Louis Cardinals put the finishing touches to one of the unlikeliest of World Series victories by beating the Rangers 6-2 at Busch Stadium.

From The42 The St Louis Cardinals won one of the greatest World Series games ever last night Seven Up

The St Louis Cardinals won one of the greatest World Series games ever last night

America sat up and took notice last night as Game 6 caught the attention.

From The42 WATCH: Baseball crazyman Brian Wilson busts a (political) move Endorsement This post contains videos

WATCH: Baseball crazyman Brian Wilson busts a (political) move

The Giants closer joined MC Hammer and will.i.am to endorse San Francisco mayoral candidate Ed Lee… in style.

From The42 The Sports Pages: some of the week’s best sportswriting Well Read

The Sports Pages: some of the week’s best sportswriting

Joe DiMaggio, Dan Wheldon, the beauty of football and a real-life answer to The Wrestler: it’s an extra-special, double edition of our weekly round-up.

From The42 A bluffer's guide to... the World Series FAQ

A bluffer's guide to... the World Series

Baseball’s biggest game kicks off in St Louis, Missouri tonight. Here’s everything you need to know.

From The42 Yankees pitcher in 'wanting more money' shocker American LEague

Yankees pitcher in 'wanting more money' shocker

CC Sabathia (aka “The Honey Badger”) looks set to walk away from a deal that guarantees him $92million over the next four seasons in an effort to secure an even more lucrative contract.

From The42 The Sports Pages: some of the week's best sportswriting Well Read

The Sports Pages: some of the week's best sportswriting

A Red Sox double-whammy, a cricket club coming straigh outta Compton and the most successful professional sportsperson you’ve never heard of: its all in our selection of the week’s best writing about sport.

From The42 YouTube Top Ten: because that squash ball left a mark Virals This post contains videos

YouTube Top Ten: because that squash ball left a mark

It’s that time of the week again! Join us for: a man jumping over a speeding car, the biggest mosh-pit in all of sports and Milan Jovanovic’s Neighbours name-check.

From The42 The Morning Score: Thursday Early Doors

The Morning Score: Thursday

We’re past the half-way mark in the week. Take a couple of minutes to celebrate by catching up on the morning’s sports headlines.

From The42 Historic Bill Buckner ball back in play Going Once...

Historic Bill Buckner ball back in play

Prize souvenir baseball set to go up for auction with a price tag of… one $1 million.

From The42 Son of fallen fan throws first pitch of playoffs Tribute

Son of fallen fan throws first pitch of playoffs

Six-year-old saw his firefighter father fall to his death while trying to catch a ball thrown to him by Josh Hamilton during a Texas game in July.

From The42 MLB wildcard race too close to call Dogfight

MLB wildcard race too close to call

As the baseball season enters its final day, the fates of a handful of teams, from both the National and American leagues, hang in the balance.

From The42 The Morning Score: Wednesday Early Doors

The Morning Score: Wednesday

If you’re looking for a bite-sized round-up of the morning’s sports news, look no further. We’ve got you covered.

From The42 Yankees celebrate with AL East title in the bag Empire State

Yankees celebrate with AL East title in the bag

The Yankees secured a playoff spot and the divisional title with back-to-back wins over Tampa Bay yesterday.