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Charlie Sheen cracks funny joke about Dallas Braden

Even Charlie Sheen was in the Opening Day spirit on Sunday. And he had the jokes to prove it. The famous actor sent a tweet prior to the first game of the 2016 MLB season being played by the Pirates and Cardinals. He was watching ESPN’s coverage and said analyst Dallas Braden resembled Sean Penn from “Carlito’s Way.” just curious,why isSean Penn from"Carlito's Way"co hosting...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Brian Wilson, Dallas Braden hit Disneyland

Let's say you're a pair of wild and crazy free agents...where would you spend your days while the rest of the baseball world is humping it in Spring Training? If you're Brian Wilson and Dallas head to Disneyland.  And in coordinated costumes no less. Yup, the Bearded One and, um, Braden (dude doesn't really have a nickname, does he?), hit the "Happiest Place on...
Via Hall of Very Good
March 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Dallas Braden is Confident

It's interesting how one game can change your whole career.Prior to throwing an incredibly memorable perfect game back in 2010, Dallas Braden was known as an average (at best) Major Leaguer.  And since, well, it isn't like he's done any better.  Through five big league seasons, dude is 26-36 with a 4.16 ERA.But, back to that perfect game.  It's that one achievement that makes the...
Via Hall of Very Good
October 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Someone got a Dallas Braden tattoo?

In January, Oakland A's starter Dallas Braden showed off his (fake) tattoo of Rollie Fingers riding a dolphin, jumping over a rainbow.Well, Mr.'ve been bested. For real.Apparently some fan decided to honor Braden's perfect game two years ago by getting a tatto commemorating the event. And, yeah, I'm sure dude was totally sober at the time.***Well done Black Sports...
Via Hall of Very Good
June 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Braden makes strong progress from shoulder surgery

Dallas Braden decided against being a world traveler this winter, realizing his rehabilitation from shoulder surgery took top priority. Buddy Brian Wilson of the San Francisco Giants stuck to the same routine: get healthy from an elbow injury. Braden is working with the hope of returning to the Oakland Athletics' depleted rotation come mid-April or perhaps early May. He understands...
Via FOX Sports
February 26, 2012  |  Discuss

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