April 25, 2014: The Fresh Prince of State College
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The Fresh Prince of State College

Now, this is a story all about how/This team flipped uniforms upside down/So if you'd like to take a minute just read right through/And if you're Will Smith or a representative of his legal counsel please don't sue.

Single-A team to wear 'Fresh Prince' uniforms

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Coming up with creatively themed special uniforms is the new fad in minor league baseball. But nothing's topped this offering from the State College Spikes.

Sammy Sosa wants to make amends with Cubs

After the Chicago Cubs neglected to invite Sammy Sosa to Wrigley Field’s 100th anniversary celebration on Wednesday, the retired slugger expressed his desire to reconcile with the Cubs organization.

New Allen Iverson shoes look straight out of an old folks home
Larry Brown Sports

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Seriously, these things look like something Morty Seinfeld would be showing off to Jack Klompus at the retirement community in Del Boca Vista.

It's time to start worrying about these hitters

It’s still April, but it’s not too early to peel back a layer or two of batted-ball data and identify a few players whose early season slumps may be about to cross the line toward becoming somewhat significant trends possibly indicative of a change in true talent level.

Kid's reaction to Jordin Tootoo giving him a stick is adorable
Sportress of Blogitude

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Ah, the unspoiled, wide-eyed joy of being a young sports fan.

Oscar Robertson: Carmelo should leave Knicks
Los That Sports Blog

"...[W]hen they needed a basket, threw it to Carmelo. Then, when he shot the ball, they said he shot too much. Then when he didn’t shoot they said he didn’t shoot enough."

If sports fans made honest signs...
Sports Pickle

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Dana White: Rousey won't be disciplined over Cyborg comments

"She called [Cyborg] an 'it,'. [Cyborg] calls Ronda a chicken. Is Ronda a chicken? Should Ronda be offended by being called a chicken? Grow the f*** up, everybody."

Super intense baby Penguins fan skyrocketing to superstardom
Blog Surface

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Although the slogan ‘Buckle Up Baby’ refers to the Pittsburgh Penguins and their playoff run, a 2-year-old boy is creating a whole different phenomenon with the phrase.

Who will be this year's biggest NFL draft bust?
This Given Sunday

Every year a number of busts are selected in the first half of the draft. Who will we see flame out among this year's many hyped prospects?

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