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PAT BURRELL RUMORS & GOSSIP

WATCH: Pat Burrell hit home run in BP wearing slacks, polo

Your browser does not support iframes. The legend of Pat Burrell continues to grow. Burrell, a former slugger with the Philadelphia Phillies now working as a scout for his most recent team — the San Francisco Giants — decided to take a hack during Giants BP before Wednesday’s game as part of a bet with […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Phillies OF Pat Burrell "Tried to Fight" CBS Sports Columinist Jon Heyman in a Bar Last Night

You cannot make this up:  According to CBS Sports columnist Jon Heyman himself, Pat Burrell and he almost got into a physical altercation.   Heyman tweeted a thank you to former major leaguer and MLB Network host Kevin Millar for coming to his aid.   Deadspin identifies the other as MLB public relations employee Mike Teevs. Heyman tweeted this: Heyman is no physical threat...
Via Philliedelphia
October 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Pat Burrell Retirement Weekend Highlighted By Boob Grab

Pat the Bat, as we mentioned Saturday morning, went on a Philly bender this weekend in honor of Pat Burrell Retirement Weekend. Of course the guy drank truckloads of booze, went bar hopping at Philly’s finest establishments and even was allowed to grace some chick named Jill Marie with his throwing hand on her left breast. Yes, we’re still waiting for the shirtless dancing pics...
Via Busted Coverage
May 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Report: Former Phillies OF Pat Burrell Goes Shirtless, Stiffs Bartender in Return to Philly

You MUST check out this Deadspin article. It's every Pat Burrell stereotype from his whole career in Philly all rolled into one, except it's legitimate. Some highlights: Pat Burrell removed his shirt at the bar the night before his first pitch appearance Saturday,  with Chase Utley and Jennifer Utley Burrell "made an ass of himself" Burrell "stiffed...
Via Philliedelphia
May 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Giants pay tribute to retired outfielder Burrell

Retired outfielder Pat Burrell is getting one more moment in the spotlight at AT&T Park after he became a key member of San Francisco's improbable World Series run two years ago. The former Giants and Philadelphia Phillies star is set to throw out the first pitch before the middle game of the teams' series Tuesday night. Now doing some scouting work for San Francisco...
Via AP on Fox
April 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Slugger Pat Burrell decides to retire

Outfielder Pat Burrell will retire from baseball next month as a member of the Philadelphia Phillies, the team announced Thursday. Burrell, who was selected by the Phillies with the No. 1 overall pick in the 1998 draft, will sign a one-day contract, allowing him to retire as a member of the ballclub whose uniform he donned for nine seasons. He will be honored in Philadelphia on...
Via Fox Sports
April 12, 2012  |  Discuss

OF Burrell to sign one-day contract, retire with Phillies

Pat Burrell will sign a one-day minor-league contract with the Philadelphia Phillies before officially retiring next month. The Phillies announced the move on Thursday, noting that the 35-year-old Burrell will retire during the team's series against the Boston Red Sox at Citizens Bank Park. In nine seasons in Philadelphia, Burrell belted 251 homers to rank fourth in franchise...
Via Pro Sports Daily
April 12, 2012  |  Discuss

An inside look at Pat Burrell’s love shack

Now that former San Francisco Giants outfielder Pat Burrell has formally announced his retirement, it’s time to do what every new retiree does: sell the house. Wait. What? Burrell won’t be playing baseball anymore (or earning a million-dollar-a-year contract), so the slugger has decided to sell his swanky digs in Scottsdale. You’ve seen Tim Lincecum‘s crib. You’ve read...
Via 22gigantes
February 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Pat Burrell Retires–The Internet will have just a few less dirty stories now

Pat Burrell is expected to formally announce that he is retiring any day now, effectively stealing some news during Super Bowl week. He hardly leaves the game empty handed. Two world series rings, 292 career big league home runs, and he was a career .834 OPS guy. Then there’s the stories. If we’ve heard some of them there’s a good chance there’s a bunch we haven’t heard...
Via Diamond Hoggers
January 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Pat Burrell: “I don’t think I can play anymore”

THE BAT STANDS PAT: Burrell's career is likely over, he acknowledged Thursday. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images) Short of taking the podium and holding an all-out news conference announcing his official retirement, former Giants outfielder Pat Burrell may have seen his last Major League pitch. The popular outfielder known as “Pat The Bat” told the Associated Press...
Via 22gigantes
November 10, 2011  |  Discuss
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