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You can tell it’s almost football season because the Giants’ Pablo Sandoval and Brandon Crawford were practicing the tip drill in Tuesday night’s game against the Astros. With two outs in the first inning, Houston catcher Jason Castro hit a foul pop that was bobbled like a hot potato and swatted high into the air […] [Read More]
The one thing you absolutely do NOT want to do when you have a sweet, $750,000-a-year endorsement deal with Coca-Cola? Sip a can of Pepsi. On camera. But that’s exactly what Brazilian soccer superstar Ronaldinho did at a press conference for his new club in Brazil, according to Yahoo. When Coke’s top brass in Atlanta […] [Read More]
Florida beaches are used to displays of blubber, but this is ridiculous. Swimmers were wading in the shallow surf of Fort Lauderdale Beach on Sunday when five or six manatees swam up and began cavorting in the knee-deep water. The onlookers laughed, squealed, gawked and even petted the frisky beasts as they splashed by. YouTube […] [Read More]
Nos. 12 at Augusta and 17 at TPC Sawgrass can make even scratch golfers tremble, but for sheer terror, nothing touches the 15th hole at Lake Ashton Golf and Country Club in Lake Wales, Fla. Just ask Albert Miller. Miller was playing a four-ball tournament at Lake Ashton when he hooked a shot into a […] [Read More]
If Martin Kaymar keeps this up, we might as well begin fitting him for a green jacket immediately. The No. 6-ranked golfer in the world scored a hole-in-one on 16 at Augusta the hard way – he skipped it off the pond. Alas, it was only a practice round. And Vijay Singh is probably saying, […] [Read More]
With a vertical drop of 620 feet and only 100 acres of trails, Pennsylvania’s Liberty Mountain is hardly an elite ski destination. But it does have something that Aspen, Mammoth and Squaw Valley lack – a snowboarding opossum. The marsupial, named Ratatouille, isn’t quite ready for the half pipe, but he can shred the beginner’s […] [Read More]