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Bill Murray Throws Out First Pitch at Wrigley Field as Only Bill Murray Can

When you invite Bill Murray to participate in your sporting event, you can probably expect something wacky to happen. Which is why the funnyman is the star every year at the Pebble Beach National Pro-Am golf tournament.

Beyond the links, Murray is a dedicated Chicago Cubs fan. So he was a natural pick to throw out this season's first pitch at Wrigley Field.

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‘Strasburger’ Might Be the Worst Food to Buy at a Baseball Game

If you happen to be at a Washington Nationals baseball game this year, you may notice the Red Porch concession stand selling a ginormous sandwich named after Nationals pitcher Stephen Strasburg called the “StrasBurger." But while it might look tasty, this may actually be one of the worst pieces of sports fare calorie-wise.

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Cleveland Indians Pitcher Jason Kipnis Caught Singing Adele During a Game

As is often pointed out by the game's critics, baseball can be a bit slow. So what's a fielder to do during the often excruciating periods between pitches?

Well, if you're Cleveland Indians' second baseman Jason Kipnis, you do a bit of singing. Adele's 'Someone Like You' to be exact.

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Parents Prank Their Little Chicago White Sox Fan With a Cubs Christmas Present [VIDEO]

This would have been a good entry for Jimmy Kimmel's Christmas gift prank videos: a father gives his daughter - a big Chicago White Sox fan - a gift for a Chicago Cubs fan!

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Japanese Astronaut Plays Baseball By Himself In Space

During long periods of isolation in outer space, boredom is no doubt a major problem. So how did one Japanese astronaut decide to pass the time? By playing a baseball game all by himself, of course.

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Groundskeeper Shows Off Dance Skills in the Middle of World Series [VIDEO]

A groundskeeper at Ranger's Ballpark in Arlington, TX drops his broom and performs a nifty, impromptu dance routine between innings during game four of the World Series.

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Klutzy MLB Cameraman Fails to Get a Good Shot [VIDEO]

A cameraman ambitiously trying to record Texas Ranger Adrian Beltre circle the bases after a home run fell down on top of his equipment.

His tumble was captured by another camera to the enjoyment of everyone watching at home.

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Squirrel Steals Home During Baseball Game [VIDEO]

During Wednesday night's playoff game between Philadelphia and St. Louis, a squirrel ran right across home plate as Phillies hurler Roy Oswalt threw a pitch. Now the varmint has his own Twitter account with over 20,000 followers.

Check out the video that made him famous below:

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Blind Teen Throws Perfect First Pitch at MLB Playoff Game [VIDEO]

Max Ashton -- who is blind -- threw an almost-perfect strike before a playoff game between the Arizona Diamondbacks and the Milwaukee Brewers. Put this kid in, coach. He's ready to play.

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Letterman Pokes Fun at Red Sox’s Epic Collapse [VIDEO]

On the heels of Red Sox manager Terry Francona being let go this morning, David Letterman's "Top Ten Things Overheard in the Red Sox Clubhouse" will be seriously painful to Red Sox fans (but funny for everyone else).  

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Man Drops Daughter In Ultimate Foul Ball Catch Fail [VIDEO]

We've all seen amazing foul ball catches from fans in the stands. But the guy in this video is so determined to catch a wayward ball, he forgets that he's holding his daughter. Whoops!

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Mariano Rivera Demonstrates How to Make a Cardboard Baseball Glove [VIDEO]

All-time save leader Mariano Rivera has made close to $150 million playing baseball. But as a kid growing up in Panama, the Yankee legend had so little money that buying a baseball glove was out of the question.

In the video below, Rivera demonstrates how he used to make his childhood mitts out of cardboard. He says they did make it easier to catch a fast moving baseball, but adds that anyone who can afford a leather glove should definitely go that route.

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Alec Baldwin Pees His Pants for the New York Yankees [VIDEO]

Any sports fan knows that the slightest change in their in-season rituals can have a great influence over whether their favorite team wins or loses.

So that's why Yankees fan Alec Baldwin refuses to indulge his intense urge to urinate while watching his home team play John Krasinski's (the Boston native is a Red Sox man) in a new ad campaign for New Era baseball caps.

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Darth Vader Throws First Pitch at Oakland A’s Game [VIDEO]

Recently, we learned Abraham Lincoln is a heck of a quarterback. Darth Vader, however, botched his chance to show off his athletic abilities when he one-hopped the first pitch at O.co Coliseum in Oakland before the A's game against the Tigers on Friday night.

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Cleveland Indians’ Shelley Duncan Makes Amazing, Mid-Air Catch – Three Times in a Row! [VIDEO]

Cleveland Indians left-fielder Shelley Duncan used all of his six-foot-five frame to make spectacular -- and eerily similar -- catches on three consecutive Texas Ranger batters.

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