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Adam Dunn's 400th Home Run Sends Fan Plunging Into Kauffman Stadium Fountain (Video)

People tend to make a bigger deal out of home run balls than they really should. With that in mind, it would be cool to catch a milestone, such as Adam Dunn's 400th career home run, which he hit in Kansas City on Saturday. But would that souvenir be worth a potential night in the slammer? One White Sox fan obviously thought so, as he went tumbling into the Kauffman Stadium fountains...

Fan arrested for diving after Adam Dunn's 400th homer

Your browser does not support iframes. Adam Dunn belted the 400th home run of his career on Saturday night, which is a massive feat for any slugger to accomplish. Unfortunately, not all White Sox fans were able to enjoy it. Dunn’s homer came at Kauffmann Stadium in Kansas City and fittingly landed in the fountains beyond the outfield bleachers. When the ball came down, a Chicago...

Fan arrested for jumping into Royals fountain going after Adam Dunn 400th home run ball (Video)

What would you be willing to do for the 400th home run ball from Chicago White Sox slugger Adam Dunn? As evidenced in the below clip, one White Sox fan decided to jump into a fountain at Kaufman Stadium to retrieve it. After grabbing the ball, the fan in the Kevin Youkilis jersey was arrested for his actions which broke stadium rules and to add insult to injury, the 400th...

White Sox 'achieve' dubious milestones

It was a weekend of milestones for the Chicago White Sox, but not all of them were ones that left the team very excited. The Sox were swept for just the second time this season, as Kansas City beat them 5-2. With the Royals getting the win, it was also the first time in 21 years that Kansas City has now beat the Sox five straight times, and their record at Kauffman Stadium is now...

Dunn hits 400th career homer

Chicago White Sox slugger Adam Dunn hit his 400th career homer in the eighth inning against the Kansas City Royals. Dunn, who leads the majors with 35 homers, hit a 2-2 pitch out to left-center against Tim Collins on Saturday night. Dunn and Paul Konerko are the first teammates to reach 400 career homers in the same season. Dunn is one of 11 active players with at least 400 homers...
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Fan Witnesses Two Perfect Games in First Two MLB Games He's Ever Attended

There have been 23 perfect games in Major League Baseball history. Fortunately for Bode Dockal, two of the 23 perfect games occurred during the first two games he's ever attended in person. Paul Dockal brought his son Bode –– who is nine months old –– to Safeco Field on April 21. That afternoon, he was treated to a show when White Sox pitcher Philip Humber threw a perfect...

White Sox 9, Yankees 6

Alexei Ramirez hit a tiebreaking two-run homer in the seventh, Adam Dunn added his major league leading 36th an inning later and the Chicago White Sox beat the New York Yankees 9-6 Monday night to end a three-game losing streak. Ramirez connected with two outs in the seventh off Boone Logan (4-2) for his seventh homer of the season. Brett Myers (2-1) got the win by pitching two...

Late homers give White Sox 9-6 victory over Yankees

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Jeter ties Murray for 11th on hits list

Alexei Ramirez hit a tiebreaking two-run homer in the seventh, Adam Dunn added his major league leading 36th an inning later and the Chicago White Sox beat the New York Yankees 9-6 on Monday night to end a three-game losing streak. Ramirez connected with two outs in the seventh off Boone Logan (4-2) for his seventh homer of the season. Brett Myers (2-1) got the win by pitching two...

White Sox Catcher Throws Ball Backwards

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Weekend Wrap Up

-Congrats to Adam Dunn on his 400th career home run. An opposite field shot that landed in the Kauffman Stadium fountain; I find it fitting that this milestone blast came on a Saturday night. Adam Dunn is a Saturday night type of guy. I remember so many of the 400 Dunner. Right down to your first. -The Pittsburgh Pirates survived 19 innings of baseball on getaway day in St. Louis...

BP Daily Podcast: Episode 25: The Secretly Successful White Sox System?/Starlin Castro's Makeup Concerns by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam discuss Kenny Williams' contention that the poorly rated White Sox farm system is just misunderstood, then consider whether the Cubs should be concerned about Starlin Castro's makeup. Effectively Wild Episode 25: "The Secretly Successful White Sox System?/Starlin Castro's Makeup Concerns" Download Here (16 MB; 17:24) RSS Feed iTunes Feed
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