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WATCH:Garth Brooks takes batting practice in Chicago

Garth Brooks just started his latest world tour…but that didn’t mean the country superstar couldn’t take a break from his unprecedented seven-night, eleven-night stint in Chicago to take in a little batting practice. That’s right, the full-time country crooner-turned-part-time spring training sideshow (he’s played with the San Diego Padres, New York Mets and Kansas City...
Via Hall of Very Good
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: This LSU Hype Video Set To “Callin’ Baton Rouge” By Garth Brooks Will Fire Up Any Tigers Fan

Lost in the many story lines of the SEC last season — like Auburn’s turnaround, Alabama’s quest for another national title, Johnny Manziel at Texas A&M — was that LSU had another really good year. The Tigers went 10-3, won the Outback Bowl, and had huge wins over Auburn and Texas A&M, yet Les Miles and co. didn’t seem to get the national attention that a team of...
Via College Spun
August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Don’t Stop Believin’ vs. Friends in Low Places

In honor of the Play it Forward, we’re going to do a little “tale of the tape” for the two songs competing each night. We’re starting with Monday’s matchup.  Tale of the Tape Don’t Stop Believin’ Friends in Low Places Journey Artist Garth Brooks Steve Perry/JonathanCain/Neal Schon Writers Dewayne Blackwell/Earl...
Via Pine Tar Press
April 07, 2014  |  Discuss

It's true: 'Friends in Low Places' is likely done at The K

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Twitter speculation is true: The Royals are likely canning the sixth-inning tradition of playing Garth Brooks' 1990 hit "Friends in Low Places" at Kauffman Stadium, Royals vice president of community affairs and publicity Toby Cook confirmed by phone Friday. "We just felt that 2014 was a good time to try something a little different there...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

That time Garth Brooks was a Met

“Well I guess I was wrong I just don’t belong/but then I’ve been there before, everything is alright/I’ll just say goodnight and I’ll show myself to the door/Hey I didn’t mean to cause a big scene just wait ’til I finish this glass/Then, sweet little lady I’ll head back to the bar (haha) and you can kiss my a**.”- Garth Brooks, “Friends in Low Places” The 2000...
November 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Rapper Drake Tweets Support At Johnny Manziel, Give Him Props For “Handling Himself Well” At SEC Media Days

Johnny Manziel appears to be the exact opposite of Garth Brooks – he’s got friends in high places. Earlier today, Manziel said Tim Tebow left him a voicemail last week. He also mentioned that he and LeBron have chatted and exchanged cell phone numbers. Now, he’s got rapper Drake tweeting support at him. Seriously. You handled yourself well today. Proud of you brother! @JManziel2...
Via College Spun
July 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Ole Miss Encourages Recruits To Chose Their Own Adventure

Last week, Ole Miss continued to make news in the field of recruiting when Clifton Garrett, a linebacker who will have or already has a bajillion offers to play college football in 2014, tweeted a picture of 54 letters from Ole Miss, all of which were handwritten. On a side note, Arizona State should either mail smaller pieces or slap a "do not bend" stamp on their...
Via The Belly of the Beast
February 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Jay Bruce sang a duet with Garth Brooks on Saturday

Reds All-Star outfielder Jay Bruce and country music legend Garth Brooks teamed up for a good cause in Nashville over the weekend. As part of a benefit for an organization called Teammates for Kids, the two sang a riveting rendition of Brooks' hit song "Friends in Low Places" at the Grand Ole Opry on Saturday night. The above photo taken by serves as proof! ...
Via Redlegs Review
January 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Arbitration Signings and A Garth Brooks Donation

Today's Morning News takes a look at the Cubs arbitration agreements (or lack of agreements) and a pretty good deal on a young pitcher in Tampa. To read the rest of the post, be sure to visit us at
Via View From The Bleachers
January 18, 2012  |  Discuss

Video: Wade Boggs covers Garth Brooks

Our fascination with Drunken Wade Boggs cannot possibly be satisfied with just yesterday’s story of how Wade crashed a Mexican wedding and was hitting on a married pregnant woman. So we went searching for more Drunken Wade Boggs. Eventually BC editors dug up this night at Snappers in Key Largo when Wade takes the stage to cover the Garth Brooks classic ‘Friends in Low Places...
Via Busted Coverage
January 12, 2012  |  Discuss
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