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Jose Canseco All Set for Hair Transplant Apparently

From bloody fingers to reversing curses, this year’s postseason has had its fair share of storylines. That said, there’s still this from Jose Canseco. I’m going to be honest…I always thought the former American League MVP had a nice, luscious head of black hair. Seriously, if you look at pictures of Canseco from thirty years […]


Cubs Fans Are Not Happy with Frank Kaminsky

It started out as fun, but the feud between the Chicago Cubs and Frank Kaminsky is starting to get messy. First, the Lisle, Illinois native showed his anti-Cubs love by donning a Steve Bartman jersey to Game Two of the NLCS Sunday night. Then, he showed up to the United Center Monday before his Charlotte […]


Chicago Cubs Fire Back at Frank Kaminsky

Frank Kaminsky grew up less than 45 minutes from Wrigley Field, but that by no means the Charlotte Hornets forward is a fan of the Chicago Cubs. Sunday night, Kaminsky showed up to Game Two of the NLCS in full Steve Bartman gear. “Not too many people were happy,”


And Introducing John Stamos as Brock Holt

When “Scream Queens” returned to FOX in September for its second season, it brought with it a very familiar name. Well, actually, two of them. Joining the cast…John Stamos as the very charismatic (and incredibly dreamy) Dr. Brock Holt. Hold on, “Uncle Jesse” as Brock Holt? You better believe it. The big question. Was the […]


The HOVG Podcast: Brian McRae

This week, Shawn Anderson and Lou Olsen talk with former Major Leaguer Brian McRae. The second generation player tells the boys about growing up in Major League clubhouses, suiting up alongside his dad, the good and bad of Wrigley Field and where he was during Game Six of the 2003 NLCS. Also, Shawn unleashes the […]

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Curt Schilling Continues to Defend Donald Trump for Some Reason

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, no doubt you’ve heard the one about Donald Trump going all creepy uncle about dating a ten-year-old girl in ten years. And while most of us looked at the comment with a raised eyebrow, one guy absolutely took up for The Donald. Curt Schilling. The pitcher-turned-talkshow host was […]


Miami Heat Pay Tribute to Jose Fernandez

Weeks after his death, the legacy of Jose Fernandez continues to live on in the form of jersey and hat tributes by his peers in Major League Baseball. Tuesday, the life of the beloved Miami Marlins ace will be remembered off the diamond. In addition to donning Number 16 shooting shirts, the Heat will conduct […]


Five Totally True Big Papi Fun Facts

From his outstanding postseason career to his “this is our fucking city” rally cry following the Boston Marathon bombing, the legend of David Ortiz is, well, legendary. But did you know that before he was “Big Papi”, he was, for some reason, nicknamed “Cookie Monster”? How about that the less-than-svelte-slugger once legged out at least […]


The Stars Come Out to Watch Their Cubbies

The stars were out in full force Friday night to see the Chicago Cubs take on the San Francisco Giants. On hand to watch their team take their first step…former Bears head coach Mike Ditka, Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder and (expected, but not confirmed) new Chicago Bulls guard Dwyane Wade. And, of course, Bill […]


Jason Hammel’s Rockin’ Postseason Gig

Still fighting elbow tightness, Jason Hammel was left off the Chicago Cubs postseason roster. But don’t fret…the pitcher still has something to keep him occupied this October. Instead of taking on the San Francisco Giants, Hammel will be sitting in as guest DJ on SiriusXM’s Pearl Jam Radio. The righty will be presumably be playing […]


The HOVG Podcast: Joel Hawkins

This week, Shawn Anderson and Lou Olsen talk with Joel Hawkins from the House of David Baseball Research Project. Joel educates the boys on the history of The House of David and separates the fact from the fiction when it comes to the bearded, baseball-playing group of Michigan colonists that you’ve probably never heard of. […]


Johnny Bench Officially Endorses Donald Trump

Monday, Johnny Bench added himself to the growing list of Major Leaguers (past and present) that are supporting Donald Trump. “I’m going for Donald,” Bench told CNBC’s “Squawk Box”. “I think it is time to have a change in Washington.” Bench isn’t the first baseball heayweight to throw his support behind the idea of change. […]


Josh Reddick Invades Hits Monday Night Raw

While Josh Reddick patrolled the outfield in Oakland, you couldn’t help but wonder if his mind wasn’t in the squared circle. Consider Exhibit 1 and Exhibit 2. Something tells me that didn’t change once he made the five-and-a-half mile trip down I-5 to Los Angeles. Monday night, the Dodgers slugger (along with teammate Justin Turner) […]


What do Jose Canseco and Lindsay Lohan Have in Common?

Birds of a feather do, apparently, flock together. Kind of. Sunday, while vacationing(?) in Turkey, Lindsay Lohan reportedly lost part of her left ring finger in what can only be called a “boating accident”. “This is why I shouldn’t try to help get the rope to anchor the boat. I lost half of my finger,”


Ric Flair Says He Had Sex with Slugger’s Ex-Wife

On New Year’s Eve 1992, then-Atlanta Braves slugger David Justice married actress Halle Berry. A little more than three years later, the pair separated and eventually divorced. Enter professional wrestling icon Ric Flair. According to the Nature Boy himself, the eventual Academy Award-winning actress once took a ride on “Space Mountain”. For those of you […]


Mark Teixeira Gets a Rockin’ Retirement Gift

While a member of the New York Yankees, Mark Teixeira just wanted to rock…and now he can. During his eight seasons in pinstripes, the retiring All-Star used “I Wanna Rock” by Twisted Sister as his walk up music. Friday night, before the team’s game against the Baltimore Orioles, the band was on hand to present […]


The HOVG Podcast: Ila Borders

This week, Shawn Anderson and Lou Olsen talk with groundbreaking pitcher Ila Borders. The first woman to win a professional baseball game joins the boys to talk about career on the diamond, what she’s been up to since she hung up her cleats and previews her upcoming book. (Download The Hall of Very Good Podcast […]


Marlins Team Barber Gets Jose Fernandez-Inspired Ink

While Donald Trump was in Melbourne, Florida, praising Jose Fernandez, Hugo “Juice” Tandron was in Miami showing off his new ink inspired by the recently deceased Marlins ace. Turns out, Tandron, who also serves as the Marlins official barber, developed quite a relationship with the pitcher during his time with the team. “Every game (Fernandez) […]

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Donald Trump Praises Jose Fernandez at Florida Rally

Following his death Sunday morning, you’d be hard pressed to not find someone somewhere praising Jose Fernandez. And I get it. The Miami Marlins ace was a stud pitcher on his way to what could have been one heck of a career. One place you’d not expect to hear his name mentioned is a Donald […]

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Actor Gets Nervous Around Vin Scully

After 67 years in the broadcast booth, Vin Scully has (probably) done/seen just about everything. And, thanks to Baseball-Reference, we know precisely what some of those things are. Emmy Award winner Eric Stonestreet has brushed elbows with, seemingly, just about everyone. Seriously, the “Modern Family” actor has recently tweeted out pictures of himself with