Pittsburgh Pirates third baseman Pedro Alvarez hit his National League-leading 33rd home run of the year last night. It required an obscene amount of running. Alvarez was able to circle the bases for a rare inside-the-park dinger after his shot to deep right-center bounded off the top of the wall and back toward the infield. His teammates Russell Martin and Garrett Jones then hit traditional over-the-fence home runs in succession to show Alvarez all the aerobic exercise was quite unnecessary.
At this point, are we even shocked at some of the stuff Lionel Messi does on a Soccer pitch? Today: Barcelona FC is competing (…)
“Benjamin Franklin is still killin’ the game…”
Last important English soccer game until … August.