Ty Cobb headlines Detroit Tigers all-time roster by Wins Above Replacement

April 19th, 2018|

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Ty Cobb, along with Babe Ruth and Willie Mays, is universally regarded as one of the best baseball players to ever take the field. […]

Blacksmith Alec Steele and his American guest forge hockey puck made of Damascus steel

April 19th, 2018|

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Blacksmithing has been around nearly as long as recorded human history, but only recently the ancient art has made something of a comeback on […]

Skateboarders from Roope Tonteri to Andrew Schrock put new spin on ice skating

April 18th, 2018|

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When one thinks of ice skating, names like Katerina Witt, Yuzuru Hanyu, Brian Orser, and Michelle Kwan come to mind, but the legendary Olympians […]

No ifs, ands, or butts: Giving the derriere its due across each of the major team sports

April 18th, 2018|

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Outside of Brazil’s annual Miss Bumbum contest, and the occasional quixotic art film, derrieres are rarely mentioned in the mainstream press. This is true […]

Extreme urban climbing in Trbovlje, Slovenia: Juggling peaches atop Europe’s tallest chimney

April 18th, 2018|

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While Sevnica, Slovenia has seen an uptick in tourism as the hometown of the First Lady of the United States, the country boasts another […]

Brynn Cartelli swaps lacrosse stick for a mic to power Kelly Clarkson’s team on ‘The Voice’

April 17th, 2018|

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Brynn Cartelli, is no stranger to the world of sport. The 14-year has not only sung the national anthem at American Hockey League and […]

Take a tour of the world’s biggest football (soccer) clubs outside Europe

April 17th, 2018|

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Almost every sports fan is familiar with hallowed football (soccer) clubs like FC Barcelona, Real Madrid, and Manchester United, but do you know the […]

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Parkour (and how Batman broke his leg)

April 17th, 2018|

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Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice may have been reviled by movie critics (it has a tepid 27% rating on Rotten Tomatoes), but that […]

Queens of Instagram: Alana Blanchard, Bethany Hamilton, Anastasia Ashley top surfer girls

April 16th, 2018|

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Model Alana Blanchard is tops among surfer girls on Instagram in terms of followers, which may explain her many sponsorship deals including Rip Curl, […]

Check out Wrigley Field for the 1938 Cardinal-Cubs home opener

April 16th, 2018|

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After starting the season with seven wins and an equal number of losses, the Chicago Cubs are hoping climb the standings during their three-game […]

Team Edge’s hoverboard football game conjures life-sized electric football minus the vibrating field

April 16th, 2018|

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Among sports-loving boys of the 1960’s and 70’s, tabletop electric football was all the rage. The movement of the small plastic figurines used in […]

Watch amazing sand-art tribute to Jackie Robinson (from Earth or beyond)

April 15th, 2018|

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Today marks the 71st anniversary of Jackie Robinson breaking Major League Baseball’s color barrier when he took the field to play first base for […]