Tag Archives: baseball

  • Disney Channel Developing Mo’ne Davis Biopic ‘Throw Like Mo’

    Mar 19, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *The Disney Channel will develop a biographical original movie centered on Mo’ne Davis, the 13-year-old who made history in August 2014 as the first female to pitch a shutout in the Little League World Series. Davis, a member of Philadelphia’s Taney Dragons, and the first Little League player to make the cover of Sports Illustrated, […]

  • She Can Hoop Too! Watch Mo’ne Davis’ Killer Crossover (Video)

    Aug 27, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Mo’ne Davis certainly left her mark as a baseball player in the 2014 Little League World Series, but as she recently revealed, she dreams about playing point guard for the Connecticut Huskies. Based on this clip from 2010, the point guard may soon break the gender barrier in basketball. Watch an 11-year-old Davis shake her […]

  • Chrissy Teigen ‘Pretty Drunk’ While Throwing Out First Pitch (Watch)

    Aug 6, 14 by EURPublisher01 4 Comments

    *Supermodel Chrissy Teigen was drunk when she threw out the first pitch at Dodgers Stadium Tuesday, and still managed to throw a better ball than 50 Cent. [Scroll down to watch.] The Sports Illustrated swimsuit cover girl and wife of John Legend tweeted she was “pretty drunk” before she hit the mound Tuesday night before […]

  • Retired NBA Star Tracy McGrady to Try Baseball

    Feb 5, 14 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Tracy McGrady wants to pull a Michael Jordan and test his talent in baseball. The retired seven-time NBA All-Star is aiming to join America’s national pastime as a pitcher for the Sugar Land Skeeters of the independent Atlantic League, reports ESPN.com. It’s the same team that Roger Clemens pitched for a couple of years ago. […]

  • Jackie Robinson to Get the Ken Burns Treatment

    Jan 21, 14 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Documentarian Ken Burns, who has put his stamp on such topics as the civil war, national parks, jazz, the Central Park Five and most recently prohibition and the Dust Bowl, will next year turn his attention toward baseball pioneer Jackie Robinson. Set for the fall of 2015, the PBS documentary will  span four hours and […]

  • Seahawks QB Russell Wilson Gets Drafted to the Texas Rangers

    Dec 15, 13 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *Football may be Russell Wilson’s bread and butter, but the Seattle Seahawks quarterback is coming full circle with being drafted to a major league baseball team. The Texas Rangers in the Triple-A portion of the MLB’s winter draft on Thursday drafted Wilson, who played minor league baseball for parts of two seasons before pursuing a […]