Articles By Rich Mcvey

All taxonomy terms: Overtime, News
Path: /overtime/angels-player-takes-care-injured-bird
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It's like something out of Lifetime movie. Reliever Dane De La Rosa discovered an injured bird near the Angels' bullpen and brought his new feathered friend to the clubhouse. All that's missing is Sarah McLachlan's "Ams of an Angel" playing in the background.

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Reliever Dane De La Rosa discovered an injured bird near the Angels' bullpen and brought his new feathered friend to the clubhouse.
Post date: Friday, July 26, 2013 - 09:05
All taxonomy terms: MLB, Overtime
Path: /overtime/david-wright-hits-himself-head-bat
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David Wright not only chopped a grounder to short during the Mets game against the Braves, but also chopped himself in the head. During the fourth inning, Wright's bat broke just as he was finishing up his swing, resulting in a nasty smack in the back of his head. From the video, it looks like has seeing stars.

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Post date: Thursday, July 25, 2013 - 08:40
All taxonomy terms: Atlanta Braves, Tim Hudson, MLB, Overtime, News
Path: /overtime/braves-tim-hudson-breaks-ankle-video
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In a freak accident, pitcher Tim Hudson's right ankle was broken when he was stepped on by Eric Young while covering first base last night. The incident ended one of Hudson's best starts this season and spoiled Atlanta's 8-2 victory over the New York Mets. We wish Hudson a speedy recovery.

 

Tim Hudson breaks his ankle GIF

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Post date: Thursday, July 25, 2013 - 08:21
All taxonomy terms: Overtime, News
Path: /overtime/bucs-cheerleaders-release-blurred-lines-video-awesomeness
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The Tampa Bay Buccaneers cheerleaders have released a video of themselves dancing, flipping and smiling in bikinis to the song "Blurred Lines." Why are you still reading this? Click on the video. 

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The Tampa Bay Buccaneers cheerleaders have released a video of themselves dancing, flipping and smiling in bikinis to the song "Blurred Lines."
Post date: Wednesday, July 24, 2013 - 17:39
All taxonomy terms: Overtime, News
Path: /overtime/check-out-hbo-hard-knocks-trailer-bengals
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HBO has released the trailer for the upcoming season of Hard Knocks, featuring the Cincinnati Bengals at training camp. The team returns to the show after a four-year hiatus. (Not long enough, if you ask me.) The first episode airs on HBO on Aug. 6 at 10 pm.
 

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Post date: Wednesday, July 24, 2013 - 08:55
All taxonomy terms: Overtime, News
Path: /overtime/concussed-rugby-player-makes-no-sense-during-interview
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Australian rugby player Dylan Roberton, who plays for St. Kilda, was interviewed soon after taking a massive hit on the field. The result? Incoherent rambling nonsense of the highest order. In fact, it was so bad the reporter called it quits.

 

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Australian rugby player Dylan Roberton, who plays for St. Kilda, was interviewed soon after taking a massive hit on the field.
Post date: Wednesday, July 24, 2013 - 08:25
All taxonomy terms: Video, Overtime
Path: /overtime/dashcam-video-antonio-morrisons-arrest-saying-woof-woof
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Florida Gators linebacker Antonio Morrison was arrested this past weekend for allegedly barking at a police dog and resisting arrest. It's Morrison's second arrest in five weeks. The dashcam video of the event has been released and it's as good as you might think. The best part? When Morrison tells the police, "I'm not looking for any trouble, I just said, 'Woof, woof'."

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Florida Gators linebacker Antonio Morrison was arrested this past weekend for allegedly barking at a police dog and resisting arrest.
Post date: Tuesday, July 23, 2013 - 08:18
All taxonomy terms: crossword, Monthly
Path: /july-2013-crossword-solution
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Post date: Monday, July 22, 2013 - 16:02
All taxonomy terms: Milwaukee Brewers, MLB, Overtime, News
Path: /overtime/brewers-manager-wears-throwback-jersey-misspelling
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Brewers manager Ron Roenicke sported a throwback jersey during a recent game against Miami. Unfortunately, it was misspelled, with the "U" and the "K" in Milwaukee swapped on the front. Apparently, it was a throwback to when people couldn't spell. 

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Brewers manager Ron Roenicke sported a throwback jersey during a recent game against Miami.
Post date: Monday, July 22, 2013 - 08:41
All taxonomy terms: Cincinnati Reds, Overtime
Path: /overtime/fan-pities-fool-who-doesnt-reds
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Now this is a baseball fan. During a recent Cincinnati Reds game at the Great American Ball Park, this die-hard fan was spotted sporting a color-coordinated mohawk while taking in the action. No word on why he didn't dye his arm and back hair red. 

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A Cincinnati Reds fan was spotted sporting a color-coordinated haircut while taking in the action at Great American Ball Park.
Post date: Monday, July 22, 2013 - 08:25
All taxonomy terms: Houston Texans, J.J. Watt, Overtime
Path: /overtime/jj-watt-can-jump-really-really-high
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Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt recently posted a video of himself demonstrating his freakish athletic ability. Although he weighs in at 288 pounds, Watt can jump an astounding 59.5 inches into the air and land on a stack of boxes. We're not sure what the practical application is, but if we need someone to jump on boxes for us, we know who we're calling. 
 

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Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt recently posted a video of himself demonstrating his freakish athletic ability.
Post date: Friday, July 19, 2013 - 08:47
All taxonomy terms: Arizona Diamondbacks, MLB, Overtime, News
Path: /overtime/diamondbacks-have-mexican-wrestler-official-mascot-we-are-so-confused
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The Arizona Diamondbacks have introduced D-backs Luchador (@DbacksLuchador) as an official mascot. Because why wouldn't you want your baseball team to have a Mexican wrestler to represent your franchise, right? Right? 
 
 
According to the team: The D-backs Luchador first appeared at Chase Field in June 2012, the same year that the team conducted their first Lucha Libre mask giveaway.
 
Lucha Libre -- literally translated as "free fighting" -- has a long, proud history within the Hispanic culture and is often said to be the second most popular sport, ranking only behind soccer.
 
Soon after his first sighting, the D-backs Luchador quickly became a recognizable presence throughout the ballpark, leading the team to make him a formal character in the 2013 season. Possessed with high-flying wrestling skills and a "good-guy" persona, the
D-backs Luchador is admired by children and adults alike.
 
Throughout 2013 season, the D-backs Luchador will be making appearances at D-backs games and community events, in addition to wrestling with Club Deportivo Coloseo at the Glendale Park and Swap.
 
Uh, OK, we still don't get it.
 
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The Arizona Diamondbacks have introduced D-backs Luchador (@DbacksLuchador) as an official mascot.
Post date: Friday, July 19, 2013 - 08:16
All taxonomy terms: awesome, Video, videos, Overtime
Path: /overtime/greatest-game-horse-ever-ever
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Sure, anybody can make amazing basketball shots in a game of HORSE with a basketball. But how about trying it with a Frisbee like trick shot artist Brodie Smith does? Go on, try it. 

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The Greatest Game of HORSE Ever. Ever.
Post date: Thursday, July 18, 2013 - 08:45
All taxonomy terms: Funny, Video, videos, Overtime, News
Path: /overtime/jon-hamm-goes-after-dwight-howard-espys
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During last night's ESPYs, host Jon Hamm went after NBA star Dwight Howard with a few brutal zingers. And we mean brutal.
 

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During last night's ESPYs, host Jon Hamm went after NBA star Dwight Howard with a few brutal zingers.
Post date: Thursday, July 18, 2013 - 08:15
All taxonomy terms: Funny, videos, Overtime
Path: /overtime/pro-golfers-attempt-happy-gilmore-swings-video
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What happens when pro golfers, including Phil Mickelson and Paul Lawrie, try to recreate Happy Gilmore's swing? See for yourself.
 

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What happens when a group of pro golfers, including Phil Mickelson and Paul Lawrie, try to recreate Happy Gilmore's? See for yourself.
Post date: Wednesday, July 17, 2013 - 08:48
All taxonomy terms: Funny, videos, Overtime
Path: /overtime/compilation-horrible-first-pitches-video
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It's a compilation of horrible first pitches at baseball games. What more do you want?
 

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Post date: Wednesday, July 17, 2013 - 08:35
All taxonomy terms: GIF, MLB, Overtime, News
Path: /overtime/prince-fielder-gets-triple-runs-gazelle%E2%80%A6a-fat-one-gif
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During last night's MLB All-Star Game, Prince Fielder managed to reach third base. No, we're serious. He chugged his way around the bases like a fat gazelle, punctuating his effort with a head-first slide into third. No word on whether he required oxygen afterward. 

Prince Fielder Gets a Triple GIF

 

Prince Fielder Gets a Triple in All-Star Game

 

The reaction from players?

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During last night's MLB All-Star Game, Prince Fielder managed to reach third base.
Post date: Wednesday, July 17, 2013 - 08:23
All taxonomy terms: Funny, GIF, Overtime
Path: /overtime/chris-farley-sec-media-days-video
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We're not sure, but we think Chris Farley may have shown up at SEC Media Days. And apparently he's a big Will Muschamp fan. 
 

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We don't see too well, is that Chris Farley at SEC Media Days?
Post date: Tuesday, July 16, 2013 - 16:15
All taxonomy terms: Funny, GIF, Overtime
Path: /overtime/meanwhile-tour-de-france-gif
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So...uh...maybe I should be watching the Tour de France.

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Meanwhile at the Tour de France (GIF)
Post date: Tuesday, July 16, 2013 - 08:36
All taxonomy terms: Overtime, News
Path: /overtime/angry-race-car-driver-gets-drug-other-driver
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This is exactly why I don't race cars. That, and I don't have a race car. During a race this past Saturday in Winston-Salem, N.C., driver Mike Robertson was angry at race winner Derek Stolz for bumping him. In retaliation, Robertson did the only logical thing: he hopped out of his car and went to confront Stolz during his victory lap. The result is that Robertson went for a ride on the side of Stolz's car until he was flung into a wall. Reports are that Robertson was uninjured.

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Angry race car driver gets drug by other driver. Ouch.
Post date: Monday, July 15, 2013 - 14:25
All taxonomy terms: Funny, GIF, _none, MLB, Overtime, News
Path: /singer-carly-rae-jepsen-throws-worst-first-pitch-history-baseball
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Singer Carly Rae Jepsen was asked to throw the ceremonial first pitch before the Tampa Bay Rays’ game against the Houston Astros this past weekend. The result? Well, it was terrible. Bad. Horrific. If the catcher was 50 feet closer and had a fishing net, he still wouldn't have hauled this one in. In other words, if you tried to throw out a worse first pitch, you couldn't do it. Well, probably. You be the judge.

 

Singer Carly Rae Jepsen Throws Worst First Pitch in the History of Baseball

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The "Call Me, Maybe" singer sucks at baseball
Post date: Monday, July 15, 2013 - 08:51
All taxonomy terms: Overtime, News
Path: /overtime/only-one-guy-waiting-titans-tickets
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WKRN, Nashville News, Nashville Weather and Sports

As impossible as it may seem, this is real. A Nashville reporter headed down to the Tennessee Titans' stadium on the day single-game tickets went on sale and found a guy camped out waiting in line. The only problem is that nobody was in line. NOBODY. The resulting interview with the half-awake fan is hilarious.
 
Best moment? When the reporter, obviously confused by why he's camping out, asks "Have you heard of the Internet? Why don't you buy these online?"
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As impossible as it may seem, this is real. Let me repeat that: THIS IS REAL. A Nashville reporter headed down to the Tennessee Titans stadium on the day single-game tickets went on sale, and found a guy camped out waiting in line. The only problem is that nobody was in line. NOBODY. The resulting interview with the half-awake fan is hilarious.
Post date: Friday, July 12, 2013 - 13:33
All taxonomy terms: Overtime
Path: /overtime/rockies-braves-pirates-crap
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SportsCenter funny graphic

It's as though SportsCenter is trying to tell us something. 
 
Source: Reddit
 
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Post date: Friday, July 12, 2013 - 11:37
All taxonomy terms: Louisiana Tech Bulldogs, Overtime, News
Path: /overtime/louisiana-tech-loves-america-more-you
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The Louisiana Tech athletic department released photos of a special stars-and-stripes helmet the Bulldogs will wear in their Heart of Dallas Classic game against Army on Sept. 28 in the Cotton Bowl. The game also serves as Louisiana Tech's annual "Military Appreciation Day." 
 
Even cooler is that the school has already worked with EA Sports to ensure that the new helmet design will be available in NCAA Football 14 once the company releases its initial uniform update patch the last week of August. No word yet as to whether you can play QB as Captain America. 

 

Louisiana Tech's Patriotic Helmet

 
 
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The Louisiana Tech athletic department released photos of a special stars-and-stripes helmet the Bulldogs will wear in their Heart of Dallas Classic game against Army on Sept. 28 in the Cotton Bowl.
Post date: Friday, July 12, 2013 - 11:20
Path: /overtime/blue-jays-munenori-kawasaki-sure-can-dance-gif
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Blue Jays' shortstop Munenori Kawasaki has been known to bust a move from time to time. Here's a look at his latest dance moves, to the delight of his teammates. Best part? The high-five at the end. 

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Post date: Thursday, July 11, 2013 - 09:28

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