Nice Throw, Austin Dean: Miami Marlins outfielder Austin Dean decapitated a beer can pyramid, a feat that sounds like it impressed a handful of fans.

posted by rcade to baseball at 11:06 AM - 1 comment


September 20, 2019

September 19, 2019

CFL Pick 'Em, Week Fifteen: The playoff jockeying is starting in earnest, and everything is up for grabs. Also B.C. plays Ottawa again, for some reason. Grab the reins and make your picks inside.

posted by DrJohnEvans to fantasy at 10:34 PM - 11 comments

September 18, 2019

NFL Pick 'Em Week 3: Quarterback Blues Edition: Week 3 of the NFL season starts with the Jaguars/Titans game that always seems to be played on Thursdays. In SportsFilter's NFL Pick 'Em, grum@work stays in first, ic23b jumps into second 4 back with a week's best 104 and storm-tossed Howard_T drops to third 24 off the lead.

posted by rcade to football at 12:01 AM - 20 comments

September 17, 2019

September 16, 2019

Ben Roethlisberger Out for Season With Elbow Injury: Ben Roethlisberger will miss the remainder of the season with an elbow injury, Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin announced to reporters today

posted by BornIcon to football at 11:56 AM - 4 comments

September 15, 2019

September 14, 2019

September 13, 2019

September 12, 2019

CFL Pick 'Em, Week Fourteen: Blowouts in both the Banjo Bowl and the Bureaucrat Bowl as Winnipeg and Toronto cruise to respective victories. Grab your breakfast cereal and make your picks inside.

posted by DrJohnEvans to fantasy at 12:13 PM - 13 comments

September 11, 2019

NFL Pick 'Em Week 2: Broken Clavicle Edition: Week 2 of the NFL season begins Thursday with the Buccaneers visiting the Panthers. In the SportsFilter NFL Pick 'Em, grum@work opens in front with 110, followed by Howard_T 7 points back and ic23b 19. Make your picks.

posted by rcade to football at 12:00 AM - 24 comments

September 10, 2019

September 09, 2019

September 08, 2019

Antonio Brown is a New England Patriot: I was posting my condolences Saturday afternoon to the person who drafted Antonio Brown in the second round of our fantasy league. Minutes later news broke that he was a New England Patriot. The social media-obsessed Brown calls it "#GodsPlan". File the decision to cost himself $21 million in guaranteed money under "Mysterious Ways, Lord Works In."

posted by rcade to football at 09:23 AM - 5 comments

September 07, 2019

September 06, 2019

September 05, 2019

CFL Pick 'Em, Week Thirteen: The Riders have a shot at first place, the Argos have a shot at a win, and the Lions have a shot at some excellent restaurants and a rich craft beer scene. Grab your banjos and make your picks inside.

posted by DrJohnEvans to fantasy at 04:25 PM - 12 comments

September 04, 2019

September 03, 2019

September 02, 2019

Enter SportsFilter's NFL Pick 'Em Contest: The NFL season starts Thursday, which means the return of the SportsFilter NFL Pick 'Em. The rules remain the same: Choose the winners of each game and the margin of victory. Make any game a stone cold lead pipe lock to double your points in victory or lose points in defeat. The champion wins an official NFL game ball (details inside).

posted by rcade to football at 08:09 AM - 22 comments

September 01, 2019

I'm Not Crying -- You're Crying: There were two lessons in sportsmanship at the U.S. Open this weekend. Gallant: Naomi Osaka and Coco Gauff. Goofus: Daniil Medvedev. At 15, Coco already has world-class quote game: "An athlete is someone who on the court treats you like your worst enemy but off the court can be your best friend."

posted by rcade to tennis at 10:07 AM - 3 comments

August 31, 2019

August 30, 2019

Angels Pitcher Tyler Skaggs' death ruled accidental overdose. : The Tarrant County Medical Examiner's Office stated that Skaggs died of terminal aspiration as a result of use of Fentanyl, Oxycodone, and alcohol. Skaggs' family stated that they "were shocked to learn that it may involve an employee of the Los Angeles Angels".

posted by Ufez Jones to baseball at 05:42 PM - 1 comment

August 29, 2019

August 28, 2019

CFL Pick ‘Em, Week Twelve : It’s here. It’s Labour Day weekend. The season’s finally real, so make your picks inside.

posted by Reever to fantasy at 09:51 AM - 13 comments

August 27, 2019

August 26, 2019