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With major league baseball season soon to start, let's hear some gossip about the players, past and present.

by Anonymousreply 30001/14/2017

I guess you didn't get the edict from the other thread: gay men don't like sports. So, let's dish about Priscilla, girls.

by Anonymousreply 103/21/2011

I wish there were some real dish on current baseball players. That's something I'd like to discuss. But alas, there is little reliable leakage. Heck, it's even impossible to get shirtless pictures of the most desirable guys.

by Anonymousreply 203/21/2011

Derek Jeter looks hot on the cover of GQ this month.

by Anonymousreply 303/21/2011

One story that sticks with me is Joey Votto being gay. No proof of course, but the speculation has been there for a few years now. He needed to take time off a few years back. The story is that he had a sort of breakdown over the death of his father. But there has also been rumbling that he had to also deal with his sexuality. %0D %0D It's a fun story to believe because he's a great player and seems like a cool guy, but there really doesn't seem to be anything to support it.

by Anonymousreply 403/21/2011

I'm always up for Kevin Elster gossip.

by Anonymousreply 503/21/2011

lesbian unite!

by Anonymousreply 603/21/2011

sorry, r6, this is for baseball, not softball

by Anonymousreply 703/21/2011

Well, I started a thread about Tim Lincecum. I guess we know that he was busted with dope in his car, but what else? It just seems to add to his credibility, oddly enough.

by Anonymousreply 803/22/2011

What's going to happen to Barry Zito? During the offseason I'd heard rumblings that San Fran might look to get rid of him and eat whatever they had to in order to do that. %0D %0D I haven't heard that's he's been traded or released. Does anyone know an update? %0D %0D How the mighty fall sometimes.

by Anonymousreply 903/22/2011

Watching "Celebrity Apprentice" with Jose Conseco made me think, didn't he name players when asked about who used steroids in the major league? If so, who did he rat out?

by Anonymousreply 1003/22/2011

In his book, Canseco said that in his experience 85% of major league players were using. The better-known players that he specifically named in the book are Rafael Palmeiro, Joan Gonzalez, Ivan Rodriquez, Jason Giambi, and Mark McGwire. %0D %0D Even though McGwire has finally come out on the issue, I believe he still denies Canseco's stories of those two sneaking into restroom stalls together to shoot each other up.

by Anonymousreply 1103/22/2011

I heard some time ago - second hand from a baseball insider - that Jim Palmer was bi. In his day, there was no one hotter. Anyone else know anything about him?

by Anonymousreply 1203/22/2011

I've always heard the great Johnny Bench was gay. Is this true, or just gossip?

by Anonymousreply 1303/22/2011

Never heard anything about Jim Palmer although he was hot in his day. Those Jockey underwear ads... I had heard that Steve Garvey would fuck anything with a pulse.

by Anonymousreply 1403/22/2011

Garvery was also sexy as fuck back then

by Anonymousreply 1503/23/2011

Everyone ready for opening day tomorrow? I'm pretty excited about another season kicking off.%0D %0D Has everyone seen the ESPN fantasy baseball commercial featuring Huston Streen in the ice bath? He is such a cutie and it's nice to finally see one of the baseball hunks shirtless. Why are shirtless pictures of these guys so hard to come by? %0D %0D

by Anonymousreply 1603/30/2011

I'm depressed that Utley is going to missing a good deal of the start of the season. Perhaps he can do male porn during the interim?

by Anonymousreply 1703/31/2011

Pete Rose is hung like a horse and back in the day loved public blowjobs from the boys.

by Anonymousreply 1803/31/2011

There is an article in today's WSJ that talks about how baseball is fading as THE American sport, little kids are just not that intot he game anymore.%0D %0D If a few of the players would come out of the closet or at least go shirtless more often, I bet more than a few gay men would make up for a bunch of bratty kids.

by Anonymousreply 1903/31/2011

I'm ready to have my heart broken by the Orioles again this year. (Sigh).

by Anonymousreply 2003/31/2011

Barry Zito was in a car wreck in West Hollywood last night. Anybody know what he was doing there? I'm hoping for a good story.

by Anonymousreply 2103/31/2011

Showtime is going to have a series on the Giants this summer. Looks like it will be really interesting and full of the 'off the field' stuff that we never get to see with MLB players. %0D %0D Sign me up for Showtime!

by Anonymousreply 2203/31/2011

Someone posted on DL a few years ago that Mike Piazza was spoted in Palm Springs with Zeb Atlas. Man I wish I were a fly on the wall in that hotel room.

by Anonymousreply 2303/31/2011

I wondered the same thing, R21. He's so cute, too.

by Anonymousreply 2403/31/2011

Gayest baseball video ever -

by Anonymousreply 2503/31/2011

r25, there haven't been too many times when i was left speechless but seeing even the first minute or so of that video certainly did it

by Anonymousreply 2603/31/2011

Could we find a shirtless pic of Pat Burrell? A good one, not that same pic from a few years ago

by Anonymousreply 2703/31/2011

So, what's replacing baseball?

by Anonymousreply 2804/01/2011

Can we find a shirtless pic of Chase Utley?

by Anonymousreply 2904/01/2011

Is it just me or have baseball players gotten less attractive over the last few years? I feel like there were lots of hot players in the early/mid 00s...not so much anymore.

by Anonymousreply 3004/01/2011

Here is a shirtless and pantless pic of Pat the Bat. That is supposed to be him in the leather getup too.%0D %0D If you read the comments, you will notice that one claims that Pat was bisexual. Stories did make the rounds that Pat and Chase Utley were a little more than just teammates. I don't know if it is true or not, but it sure fired my imagination a time or two.

by Anonymousreply 3104/01/2011

It's the steroids, R30. Players used to be lean, now they are bulked up and their faces are puffy.

by Anonymousreply 3204/01/2011

Time for some Gabe Kapler.

by Anonymousreply 3304/01/2011

Is Shawn Green still around? I used to like to look at him back in the day.

by Anonymousreply 3404/01/2011

it's the other way around, r32. players were all pumped up with steroids ten years ago and had tons of muscle but now that steroids have been banned everyone is leaner and more average looking. r30 probably likes the body builder type and is disappointed that they all look like regular joes now. on the plus side: no more testicular atrophy!

by Anonymousreply 3504/01/2011

r4's Joey Votto

by Anonymousreply 3604/01/2011

R20, fellow Orioles fan here with a major crush on Luke Scott. Any dish on him?

by Anonymousreply 3704/01/2011

Chipper Jones from the Braves had an affair w/ a Hooters skank and had a baby. First marriage ended because of it. He's obsessed with hunting and has made a video w/ a couple of other players making a kill. I'm not a fan of his. AT ALL. I wish he would retire instead of sucking the Atlanta payroll dry.

by Anonymousreply 3804/01/2011

R30 here. R35 is correct about the chronology but nope, I actually don't like the extreme body builder type, like what Jason Giambi and Barry Bonds looked like on roids. I just felt that the players happened to be better looking on average a few years ago. Remember Tim Hudson, Mark Mulder, and Barry Zito all on the Oakland A's? There were other hot players on that same early 00s A's team as well.

by Anonymousreply 3904/01/2011

R12, I don't know anything about Jim Palmer but add me to the list of people interested in dirt on him. All I've heard about him is that he has a huge ego and isn't especially kind.

Speaking of former Orioles though, DL favorite Brady Anderson is definitely bisexual, not that that hasn't been confirmed before. There were rumors about him and Scott Erickson back in the day, also a former Oriole. (Erickson got around a lot with women too.)

Frankly, there doesn't seem to be much gay gossip about MLB players. I always keep my eye out for it but all people usually have to offer is some story usually involving Jeter and Arod or Posada and none of it sounds especially credible. There have to be gay players and I wish more people would leak info.

by Anonymousreply 4004/01/2011

Posada is no longer catching (wink wink).

by Anonymousreply 4104/01/2011

Gabe Kapler has the best pecs of any man who ever picked up a baseball bat. Does he still wear that PA?

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by Anonymousreply 4304/01/2011

It's unfortunate, R37, but Luke Scott is a redneck birther. He did some interview claiming he doesn't believe Obama was born in the U.S. I'm pretty sure, given his redneck ways, that's he's also a big 'phobe. Just a hunch.

by Anonymousreply 4404/02/2011

The Panda.

by Anonymousreply 4504/02/2011

Comments on 2 previous posts%0D %0D R40 I was always a Brady Anderson fan and hoped that someday he would either come out or be exposed (credibly) as gay or bi. Still no such luck. But I wonder about his dick and nutsack. I suppose it's arguable, but most people believe that he was one of the steroid pumpers. So while he was a physical specimen in shorts, I'd like to know what the roids did to the package inside his shorts.%0D %0D R30 I agree that there are only a handful of current baseball players that strike me as great looking. But when you look at the line-ups of the college teams, it's one hot stud after another. It seem like not enough of those players are good enough to make it onto major league teams. It's a shame for those of us who enjoy the game, but also like a little eye candy.

by Anonymousreply 4604/02/2011

I love Curtis Granderson. He's just the cutest lil' thang!

by Anonymousreply 4704/02/2011

r9 - Zito pitched surprisingly well during a recent Exhibition game vs. The A's. But the Giant's bullpen is very strong, so his days could be over soon. What a waste of money. Plus, he's a Republican, so my partner and I hate him. %0D r39 - Please add Eric Chavez to your list of hot A's back then.%0D I'm in love with Brian Wilson and plan on stalking him this year. We have season tickets and I know what his car looks like. I plan to say to him: "If you weren't so damned handsome, sir, I wouldn't be gay".%0D Another cute Giant star, Cody Ross, pings my 'dar. I don't care that he's married and with child, the boy is a flamer.

by Anonymousreply 4804/02/2011

R44, I'd fuck Luke senseless so he wouldn't even know who the POTUS is. That's one sweet ass (not Obama).

by Anonymousreply 4904/02/2011

[quote]I wonder about his dick and nutsack. I suppose it's arguable, but most people believe that he was one of the steroid pumpers.%0D %0D So you think he pumped steroids into his dick?

by Anonymousreply 5004/02/2011

R46, re: Brady Anderson, as of a couple of years ago, he was still hoping to be seen by the public as straight. A couple of years ago, TMZ put up a video on its site documenting how Brady was trying to hook up with a TMZ's staffer's (female) friend. I have to assume that this was all PR on Brady's part, since there's no reason for TMZ to care about Brady Anderson. Maybe he thought he was going to make a run for it in movies/TV a few years ago (pure speculation on my part).

I know this has been mentioned on DL many-a-time before, but it was essentially an open secret in Baltimore that he was living with a little-known player for some of the late 90s named Rene Gonzales. He slept with women during this time as well though. He's one of the few men around I'd guess is truly bisexual.

I don't think there's anyone around who believes Brady didn't use steroids. Even Jim Palmer nonchalantly mentioned Brady having used a few years ago. I don't think Palmer would say that if he didn't have very good reason to believe (i.e. inside knowledge) that Brady used. Brady sure was hot though. A few of the Orioles in the mid/late 90s were attractive: Scott Erickson, Brady, Mike Bordick, Mike Mussina, and even Jimmy Key.

R48, Eric Chavez definitely does deserve to be included on the list of hot A's from the early 2000s. He's on the Yankees now. He supposedly got around a LOT (with women, unfortunately) -- not sure if that's still the case. Bobby Crosby from that team was cute too.

If anyone has some gay gossip, please spill. The only thing I can think of is that pitcher Rich Harden has had rumors about him swirling for years but I've never heard anything specific or anything that struck me as especially credible. Anyone else heard the same?

by Anonymousreply 5104/02/2011

OMG, R51 - Rich Hardon... er, I mean Harden from behind...


by Anonymousreply 5204/03/2011

Rich shaving...

by Anonymousreply 5304/03/2011

And, awwwwww! He's cute!

by Anonymousreply 5404/03/2011

Rich Harden and DL fave, Anthony Recker.

by Anonymousreply 5504/03/2011

Brady seems like he is all over the place with men AND women. He had them both coming and going out of his apartment in Baltimore for years. He was supposed to have dated a model named Ingrid, who went on to marry Jeff Gordon, the race car driver also rumored to be into guys. (professional beard?)

He also was supposed to be dating tennis player Amanda Coetzler - I remember reading that she wouldn't talk about their relationship for some reason.

Brady is rumored to have had a few boyfriends. I don't know if he has had a *real* girlfriend outside of female sex partners.

During the time of the TMZ video, Brady was thinking about auditioning for the Bachelor and appeared on Spike TV's pro vs. Joes. That TMZ video was such a practically had Brady jumping on a couch and screaming "I'm straight!"

Personally, it sounds like he doesn't know what he likes. He hasn't had any serious relationships and he's in his mid forties now. Fear of relationships?

As for steroids, it was a common joke around MLB that he bulked up on the stuff. Derek Jeter made a comment about how much he admired Brady for his 50 home run season (both being lead-off hitters). In reality, Jeter was really goofing on Brady and his "accomplishments." The Baltimore newspaper removed the sarcasm.

I met someone who said he dated Brady and he complained that Brady slept around on both sides of the bed (men and women).He also stated Brady took steroids. Personally, I don't mind the steroids as much as I hated the self-important denials and preaching about his work-ethic. He really smelled of false modesty.

Finally, Brady has a child with some singer of a rock band in LA. He probably "dated" her, but broke up with her soon after the birth of their daughter. The woman was a big groupie who claimed she dated rock stars like the guy from Guns n Rose (Slash) and someone from another group I can't remember. That particular rock star appeared on Howard Stern and denied that he was dating or even engaged to her. When the guy mentioned that he woman was dating some baseball player and having his kid, Artie screamed out, "Who? Mr. Steroids" Howard had to bleep Artie who according to Howard had named the guy as also being gay (obviously Brady).

The woman seemed like such a star fucker who hit the gold mine when she got pregnant. As a future psychologist, I would love to analyze him.

by Anonymousreply 5604/03/2011

I think Brady would probably fuck anything that he thought was as hot as he is. Male or female. Guys who are so into their bodies and grooming usually are.

by Anonymousreply 5704/03/2011

Was it Roberto Alomar's ex who sued him for infecting her with HIV? And I always heard that the incident where he spit on the umpire happened after the umpire called him a faggot. Alomar always seemed like a joyless prick, but if the story is true, being a self-loathing gay player in MLB makes a lot of sense, and was the one thing that made me feel compassion for him.

by Anonymousreply 5804/03/2011

R56/BiPolarBear....GREAT gossip. Thank you! DL needs more posts like that. I would have laughed so hard had Brady gone on The Bachelor.

Do you have any gossip on any of the other late-90's Orioles? I loved that team. So disappointing they never made the World Series. I had a thing for Scott Erickson and Mussina, but looking back, even Cal Ripken Jr was pretty hot.

by Anonymousreply 5904/03/2011

Some more re: Brady.....

Here's another TMZ video/PR stunt of him going into an LA club. One of the commenters (you have to scroll down) says that his boyfriend is the guy in the video with him. Of course this video is from a few years ago, so who knows if they're still together, but I can see the guy behind him being Brady's type.

by Anonymousreply 6004/03/2011

I love how the guy behind him does the "we're not together, but I'm with him" thing while pretending to talk on his cell.

by Anonymousreply 6104/03/2011

I like to hear more about Chase Utley. And NY Mets player Ike Davis.

by Anonymousreply 6204/03/2011

Joe Girardi is so freaking sexy and smart, I find it difficult to believe he hasn't slept with at least one guy.

by Anonymousreply 6304/03/2011

Some Cubs gossip...%0D %0D Sammy Sosa was HATED HATED HATED by his teammates. Toward the end of his time with the Cubs, when Sosa went home claiming injury or sickness or something, his teammates took a bat to his boom box he used to play Latin music really loud in the clubhouse. He also made a huge deal out of it when a media person classified him as black (he's Dominican but had super dark skin) and after an appearance after he retired there's been rumors he dyes his skin lighter.%0D %0D Sexy 1st baseman Mark Grace was a total male whore. He invented the term slumpbuster. %0D %0D In the heartbreaking 2003 season (the one that had the "Bartman game" for the chance to go to the World Series), groupies have come forward to claim that certain players went out drinking with them until late in the morning the night before Game 7 in that series.

by Anonymousreply 6404/03/2011

Which team has had the most gays?

by Anonymousreply 6504/03/2011

Which players have the nicest and worst reputations when dealing with fans? I recall that Steve Carlton of the Phillies tried to avoid the fans like the plaque and would often refuse to sign his autograph, even for young kids.

by Anonymousreply 6604/04/2011

R62, a little stuff on Chase, but it's boring:

- he's very active w/his wife in animal rescue and only rescues (doesn't buy) animals. They have paid many bills for rescued pits.

- he's very intense at the ballpark pre-game. not nasty, but very focus.

- he eats PB&J pre-game

by Anonymousreply 6704/04/2011

Jim Thome is supposed to be one of the nicest when it comes to fans and helping out rookie players etc. He is Twins player now. Add him to the roster of Mauer, Morneau, Cuddeyer, Span etc., and you have a good team to follow and decent players to root for, but not a lot in juicy gossip. The local sports media has commented numerous times how boring this team is to cover in regards to off-field antics. They said part of it is the awareness of phone-cameras, twitpics etc, so they are even reluctant to have a few beers in public.

by Anonymousreply 6804/04/2011

R63: Agreed on Girardi, loooove him. %0D %0D R66: Didn't Steve Carlton turn into a nutjob conspiracy theorist after he retired from baseball?

by Anonymousreply 6904/04/2011

Steve Carlton had issues. I believe his father was an alcoholic and some reporter in Phila reported on it and he stopped talking to the press.

Which was great, as you just knew him as a great pitcher. Years after retirement, he started talking and wished he never did.

Yes, he had copper tubing installed in his house, believe Hilary Clinton and the Jews were behind some conspiracy. AIDS was to get rid of gays and blacks.

I think he's backpedaled in recent years.

It's better not knowing what these guys think.

by Anonymousreply 7004/04/2011

Any dirt/rumors on Andy Pettitte?

by Anonymousreply 7104/04/2011

[quote]Which team has had the most gays?

This isn't the kind of answer you're looking for, but Laura Ricketts, one of the owners of the Cubs, is out.

by Anonymousreply 7204/04/2011

And yet despite Laura Ricketts being out, the old man in the Ricketts family and her brothers are total right-winger assholes. %0D %0D

by Anonymousreply 7304/04/2011

Keith Hernandez likes the dick.

by Anonymousreply 7404/04/2011

"Rich Harden and DL fave, Anthony Recker."

Captions, please.

by Anonymousreply 7504/04/2011

I want more from BiPolarBear.

by Anonymousreply 7604/04/2011

thanks for the "boring" info on Chase Utley, r67. now at least I have one positive association with the Phillies (their fans are the worst!).

by Anonymousreply 7704/05/2011

My old favorites were:%0D %0D Bucky Dent%0D %0D Ron Darling%0D %0D Keith Hernandez%0D %0D Any good gossip on them?

by Anonymousreply 7804/05/2011

Sammy Sosa definitely bleached his skin. He terrified people months ago on the red carpet somewhere. The pics should be online somewhere

by Anonymousreply 7904/05/2011

David Wright looked hot playing against the Phillies tonight but it looks like he's still keeping his hair short.

by Anonymousreply 8004/05/2011

Orioles fans love their team. Luke Scott was roundly booed when introduced at opening day. I was amazed because it was such a team lovefest.

by Anonymousreply 8104/05/2011

I know someone who went to high school with Ron Darling. He liked the blow in high school and college.

by Anonymousreply 8204/05/2011

What kind of blow?

by Anonymousreply 8304/06/2011

Cal Ripken is a stealth gay.

by Anonymousreply 8404/06/2011

Don't know if Bench was gay, but according to a Baseball Annie I knew back in the day, he was a very uncomfortable heterosexual. Roomed with Rose, spent a lot of time in the bar at hotels, trying to avoid Rose's scene upstairs. Sometimes unavoidable.

by Anonymousreply 8504/06/2011

Ron Santo of the Cubs is the nicest man in baseball. Is he still an announcer? ALWAYS signed autographs, talked to the fans. Used to park across the street from Wrigley and fans would walk him over. Great guy

by Anonymousreply 8604/06/2011

R86, I have bad news for you.

by Anonymousreply 8704/06/2011

The nose candy kind, R83.

by Anonymousreply 8804/06/2011

What ever happened with those pictures and the Internet postings of Cleveland Indians' Grady Sizemore? (They were delish!)

by Anonymousreply 8904/07/2011

R78, Bucky Dent and Dennis Werth were a hot item on when both were on the Yankees. Bucky liked getting his sack sucked by the batboys. His first wife divorced him for that reason (Extreme Cruelty was on the papers, Bucky no longer put out for the poor woman).

by Anonymousreply 9004/07/2011

Any photo updates on Bucky Dent or Ron Darling? I've seen Keith and it ain't pretty.

by Anonymousreply 9104/07/2011

Don't forget Ken Caminiti(black hair) who ended up selling his ass for drug money. Sadly he was dead at 41.

by Anonymousreply 9204/07/2011

I caught the end of the Giants-Padres game, hoping to see Tim Lincecum. Can't believe they most lost his 8-1 lead!

by Anonymousreply 9304/07/2011

Being a Phillies fan, can we talk about Lenny Dykstra? Even before he left the Phils, he had a slew of troubles, most of them self-caused -- car accidents mostly due to drunk driving, sexual harassment law suits, using derogatory words about gays, blacks and women in business meetings. And just a few years ago, he was bankrupt and forced out of his houses. When the authorities went into one, it was described as pig sty, with walls being practically destroyed or with graffiti on them and rooms with piles of dog shit in them. He was "Alleged" to have used steroid during his baseball career but the guy seems really off regardless.

by Anonymousreply 9404/07/2011

Lenny's worked hard to pull it together the last year or so. Here's his Bday pic.

by Anonymousreply 9504/07/2011

Does anyone credibly know who are some of the best hung retired or current baseballers (other than the reputed current king sizewise Jim Thome)?%0D

by Anonymousreply 9604/07/2011

Ron Guidry (70's Yankees) was very nicely hung.

by Anonymousreply 9704/07/2011

John Rocker. Homophobe, racist, but hung like two horses.

by Anonymousreply 9804/07/2011

Shit R98, as much as I hate myself for it, I want to fuck John Rocker hard.

by Anonymousreply 9904/07/2011

God I used to be somewhat obsessed with Gabe Kapler and then forgot about him. Thanks for bringing those old mushy, tingly in my he-parts feelings back.

by Anonymousreply 10004/07/2011

Oh yes, Rocker the hard cocker. Damn, that man cums like Niagara Falls.

by Anonymousreply 10104/07/2011

since you mentioned Dyskstra, r94, here's an article about Lenny Dykstra's son, Cutter.

by Anonymousreply 10204/07/2011


by Anonymousreply 10304/07/2011

R103 beat me to it. Cutter???? Presumably after 'Cutter and Bone' ... I hope.

by Anonymousreply 10404/07/2011

During his time in Philly, Lenny was also known to get stinking drunk at bars and clubs, sometimes causing fights but often picking up as many girls as he could and it wasn't unusual for him to leave with two or more. He could also be seen vomiting on the sidewalks on occasion. Like most players, I think it was just a guy having too much money and too much recognition at a young age and no one wanted to rein him in.

by Anonymousreply 10504/08/2011

Dykstra, once upon a time, used to be hot.

by Anonymousreply 10604/08/2011

John Rocker is every nasty, unavailable straight guy that you wanted to get fucked by. Or at least a face fuck.

by Anonymousreply 10704/08/2011

John Rocker, while don't acceptable in polite company, has a dick of death and apparently is a great lay.

by Anonymousreply 10804/08/2011

Huston Street -

by Anonymousreply 10904/08/2011


by Anonymousreply 11004/08/2011

Joe Girardi isnt gay but he has a brother in Chicago who is. Looks just like Joe too. Tom Ricketts the Cubs Principal owner seems like a very nice man and since Boystown is about 100 yards from his ball park he is going to become very gay friendly in a short amount of time. I spoke with him for about five minutes @ Ron Santo's wake and he is a good guy so dont hurl insults his way.

by Anonymousreply 11104/08/2011

More about Joe's gay brother, R111.

by Anonymousreply 11204/08/2011

he works in the financial a broker or financial advisor . Looks lIke Joe and is the past president of the local Log Cabin Republicans.He used to drive a hot car but truthfully i havent seen him in about ten years so I'm not even sure he lives in Chicago anymore.I remember his name was Jerry if that helps.

by Anonymousreply 11304/08/2011


by Anonymousreply 11404/15/2011

Cliff Lee was phenomenal against the Nationals last night. He's not movie star handsome but I think he's cute in that backwoods Arkansas kind of way.

by Anonymousreply 11504/15/2011

The lady-fish that just lost her lawsuit against Brian Giles must be a real piece of work. She tried to get some cash from Giles because of the time she spent with him and the abuse she suffered. %0D %0D I was inclined to believe her until I heard today that she is currently engaged to Chuck Knoblauch. Knoblauch has a documented history of abusing his lady friends as well as other personal problems.%0D %0D So she has been able to land some fine looking men, but she's asking for whatever problems come her way. Hopefully Knoblauch wises up before he marries her.

by Anonymousreply 11604/15/2011

Lenny Dyskstra was arrested last night and charged with bankruptcy fraud. He's being held on $500,000 bail.

by Anonymousreply 11704/15/2011

thanks for the link, r117. that is really sad. reminds me of all the tragic tales of ppl who win mega lotto jackpots and ultimately end up worse off than before.

by Anonymousreply 11804/15/2011

Barry Zito and Dustin Zito (Real World, Fratpad) are like 3rd or 4th cousins

by Anonymousreply 11904/15/2011

Lenny has been trying to help Charlie Sheen. Maybe Charlie will bail him out.

by Anonymousreply 12004/16/2011

Huston Street is hot.

by Anonymousreply 12104/16/2011

I want to eat Zack Greinke's hole.

by Anonymousreply 12204/16/2011

Andre "The Hawk" Dawson was hung like a moose.

by Anonymousreply 12304/16/2011

Cool R123. Dawson was a class act, always liked him.

How about the other Cubs of those days, like Mark Grace and Ryne Sandberg?

by Anonymousreply 12404/16/2011

I was in a bar with Steve Carlton his first year with the Phils and didn't even recognize him - he had just started with the team and I only knew him by name and he was a great pitcher. Anyway, he was with Tim McCarver who was the Phillies cathcher then and they were drunk out of their minds (Carlton tried to stand on his head) and they were with these two bimbo girls around 22 or 23 who introduced themselves to us as their 'wives', LOL! The bartender told us who they were but we didn't bother saying anything to them.

by Anonymousreply 12504/16/2011

Does anyone know who Out Magazine editor Brendan Lemon's baseball player boyfriend was?

by Anonymousreply 12604/16/2011

R126, most people assumed it was either Brady Anderson or Mike Piazza.

by Anonymousreply 12704/16/2011

Those that assumed Lemon was being truthful, R127. Some people thought he made it up for publicity.

by Anonymousreply 12804/16/2011

From the hints that Lemon dropped, it definitely sounded like Brady

by Anonymousreply 12904/16/2011

Don't have any hot stories about him, but Reds' pitcher Mike Leake is cute as hell...and he's a BAD boy!

by Anonymousreply 13004/19/2011

I need stories about John Rocker's member.

by Anonymousreply 13104/19/2011

Any stories on Brad Ausmus (ex-Astros, ex-Dodgers, now retired)? He's hot and smart.

by Anonymousreply 13205/01/2011

Boston's Jed Lowrie is a little cutie, with a nice lithe body & a gorgeous round butt.

by Anonymousreply 13305/01/2011

Everyone in Cincinnati knows that Johnny Bench is gay, and as Red-necked as the city is (pun intended) everyone loves him so much that they ignore the obvious.

Interestingly, his Wiki entry doesn't mention any marriage. In fact, He was married for 13 months to Vicki Chesser, a model and beauty pageant winner. It did not work out. At all.

She said she should have known something was up when he spent the wedding night getting drunk and playing ping pong with Joe Morgan.

Great Johnny Bench story: Reds manager Sparky Anderson told him that he was thinking of trading for knuckleballer Phil Niekro. Bench replied that Anderson had better trade for Niekro's catcher, too. (Wiki)

Sandy Koufax worked for the Dodgers when Tommy Lasorda was the manager. He hated Tommy Lasorda and the feeling was mutual. Lasorda is a vicious homophobe whose son died of AIDS.

The New York Post outed Koufax saying that was the issue.

by Anonymousreply 13405/01/2011

The Phillies Cliff Lee looks very much like gay pron star Michael Brandon. I wonder if Cliff's bat is as big.

by Anonymousreply 13505/01/2011

Cliff Lee:

by Anonymousreply 13605/01/2011

Roger McDowell suspended -

by Anonymousreply 13705/01/2011

A sports columnist pretty much debunked Brendan Lemon's story about being with a closeted baseballer based on the logistics involved.

by Anonymousreply 13805/01/2011

wow, that Roger McDowell story is outrageous, r137. good to see that his behavior wasn't tolerated. I was reading the article at link ("Soccer's last taboo: Why gay players stay in the closet") and thought that baseball may be the one American sport where the fan base could accept/support/tolerate gay players, especially after the Giants won last years' World Series. But still, as this threads' overall lack of juicy gossip seems to demonstrate, there aren't any openly gay baseball players even in 2011.

by Anonymousreply 13905/01/2011

Re; Johnny Bench; I think he has been divorced 2 or 3 times, I know he has a son by one of his wives.

by Anonymousreply 14005/01/2011

Anything on the Phillies' four aces (and Big Joe Blanton)?

by Anonymousreply 14105/01/2011

News of Bin Laden started making the rounds in the stands of the Phillies/Mets game and the crowd starting chanting "USA! USA!" with the players on the field having absolutely no idea what was going on.

by Anonymousreply 14205/02/2011

Lol, you can imagine the bewildered players thinking they were playing for a stadium full of Homer Simpsons. "U!S!A! U!S!A!"

by Anonymousreply 14305/02/2011

LOL I would've liked to have been there for that.

by Anonymousreply 14405/02/2011

Anyone been in any baseball locker rooms (Dodgers, Yanks, Cards, other], and if you were, can you share who was hung or not so hung?

by Anonymousreply 14505/09/2011

imagine what the locker rooms were like in the 90s and early 00s when so many of the players used steroids... actually, let's not imagine that. though I am curious to know whether guys like Jose Canseco, Barry Bonds, Mark McGuire et al went back to normal after they stopped steroids or if they all still have limp dicks and moobs. long term steroid use can cause permanent erectile dysfunction so it makes me wonder if those guys have their women fuck them with strapons or if they bottom for other men so they can at least get prostate stimulation.

by Anonymousreply 14605/09/2011

Brent Lillibridge of the White Sox is gorgeous he is in action against the Yankees...

by Anonymousreply 14705/10/2011

...and cutie Brent talking about the Olympic experience...

by Anonymousreply 14805/10/2011

One of my newest baseball babes is Ryan Madson of the Phillies. VERY cute.

by Anonymousreply 14905/10/2011

Like Magic, Great Sports Nicknames Are Disappearing%0D %0D [quote]Today%E2%80%99s baseball rosters are filled with names, not nicknames, not like the ones that used to be. The N.B.A. playoffs are equally devoid of onomastic pleasures, just cheap echoes of Magic and the Mailman, Tiny and Tree, Chief and Cornbread. The N.F.L. cannot match the treasured nicknames that evoke folk heroes like Night Train, Hacksaw and the Refrigerator. %0D ...%0D %0D It made me really happy that Tim 'The Freak' Lincecum is one of the few contemporary players to have a nickname.

by Anonymousreply 15005/11/2011

Chase Utley was back in a Phillies uniform tonight. He didn't score any runs but he did hit.

by Anonymousreply 15105/23/2011

Who were the two players that swapped wives back in the 70s?

by Anonymousreply 15205/23/2011

Fritz Peterson and Mike Kekich were the wife swapping pitchers.

by Anonymousreply 15305/23/2011

What would RolandTumbrell know about gay baseball players? He drinks pussy juice.

by Anonymousreply 15405/23/2011

Going into the 16th inning in Philadelphia vs the Cincinnati

by Anonymousreply 15505/25/2011

My brother was working in media sales in the early '80s and somehow got to visit Johnny Bench's Cincinnati high rise apartment while Bench was away.

I asked him if the place seemed gay and he said, "Well, there were throw pillows everywhere. A lot of big, oversized pillows..."

I'm still not sure Bench is gay, but that observation still makes me laugh.

by Anonymousreply 15605/25/2011

R155, the final of that Reds/Phillies game was awesome. I'm on the West Coast, so it wasn't much a challenge staying through the whole thing....although I did run to the grocery store at the start of the 12 inning and was shocked that they were still playing when I got back. Good luck to both teams taking the field again approximately 12 hours after finishing that marathon.%0D %0D Worse news though is the end of the extra innings game between the Marlins and Giants. Poor Buster. That kid reminds me of my little brother and I got a pit in my stomach seeing him in pain after the collision. I hope to hear good news when they announce the diagnosis tomorrow.%0D %0D Finally, I found this youtube clip (attached) on Joey Votto explaining the time he had to take off a couple of years ago for emotional distress and panic attacks. I like him a lot and I guess I wouldn't be surprised if in addition to the death of his dad, his sexual orientation played a part in his break down. It's just a fantasy, but I think he'd be a great first major American athlete to come out.

by Anonymousreply 15705/25/2011

More proof that Tim Lincecum is cool.

by Anonymousreply 15805/26/2011

Votto seems like a sensitive gay boy. He's cute.

by Anonymousreply 15905/26/2011

r157, the Phillies played excellently in the day gay. Cliff Lee was phenomenal on the mound and he also hit great as well as stealing a base. Chase Utley also got his his first home run since returning. I think it was his first HR since 2010.

by Anonymousreply 16005/26/2011

sadly, cutie Buster Posey is done for the season after having ankle surgery today.%0D %0D I wouldn't mind a bit if he did some underwear modeling while he is healing...

by Anonymousreply 16105/29/2011

Amen R161. Buster's such a cute guy. Although I hated seeing him get hurt, I have enjoyed the slow motion shots of the collision because there is a point where his ass looks amazing while he is being knocked backwards.%0D %0D He'd be a better underwear model than Tim Tebow, and he really needs something to occupy his time for the rest of the season. Poor guy.

by Anonymousreply 16205/29/2011

Buster is much more hotter than Tebow.

by Anonymousreply 16305/30/2011

Derek Jeter/Minka Kelly stuff...wha' hoppen?

by Anonymousreply 16405/30/2011

Bad year for the MLB catcher all-stars with both Posey and Mauer on the DL. Posey's injury never should have happened, and I think Mauer's 6' 5' height is becoming more and more of an issue. On a superficial note, they both would make better underwear models than Tebow.

by Anonymousreply 16505/30/2011

is Buster adorable or what?%0D %0D Anyone know if he's married, or has a gf?

by Anonymousreply 16605/30/2011

I'm surprised there hasn't been a mention of DL fave Anthony Recker on this thread. Why not?

by Anonymousreply 16705/30/2011

for r166:

"Posey married his high school sweetheart, Kristin, in 2009. In April 2011, it was announced that Buster and his wife are expecting twins later this year, a boy and a girl." -wikipedia

by Anonymousreply 16805/30/2011

Up for the boys of summer.

by Anonymousreply 16905/31/2011

Why are there no pictures of this online?!??! %0D Jeff Francoeur took batting practice wearing only underwear and cleats. They mentioned it on on the opening of PTI today but never discussed it in depth or had a picture. And all I can find online is the attached blog. He is Item No. 6.%0D %0D Someone must have snapped a picture. How could anyone not? Good God I'd love to see this. Why are there never, ever cameras around when MLB stars are in some stage of undress?!?!

by Anonymousreply 17006/07/2011

I've met Francoeur. My sister was friends with his sister. He's a pretty nice guy, handsome. And tall. I'm 6'1" and he was a few inches taller than me.

by Anonymousreply 17106/08/2011

Have to say, I love watching Hamels pitch. Even more so than Lee or Haladay.

by Anonymousreply 17206/09/2011

Grady Sizemore is pretty damn adorable. And with a name like that, how can you go wrong :)

by Anonymousreply 17306/19/2011

He flies through the air with the greatest of ease...

by Anonymousreply 17406/19/2011

aw c'mon Grady, whacha got down there?

by Anonymousreply 17506/19/2011

For r172, here is a nice rearend view of Cole getting dressed after taking a hot, steamy shower with his Phillies teammates. Nice.

by Anonymousreply 17606/19/2011

Jeff Francouer is hot. Too bad he's straight. I hate that.

by Anonymousreply 17706/19/2011

Jesus, that's a nice ass on Hamels. Too bad the video was removed.

by Anonymousreply 17806/19/2011

^^ what 178 said

by Anonymousreply 17906/19/2011

Turn around next time, Cole!

by Anonymousreply 18006/19/2011

Is there any way to see the latest results for the All-Star voting? Pujols was in the lead for 1B but with his injury, it will be interesting if he starts losing votes. On the other hand (no pun intended), I'm surprised Chase Utley hasn't picked up voted since his return.

by Anonymousreply 18106/21/2011

Is anyone else watching the Phillies/Cardinals game? It was a HORRIBLE top of the 8th for the Cardinals. Two Phillies batters were hit, forcing home a couple of runs in addition to several walks which also forced runs for a total of nine in the entire half. I think the Cardinals went through five pitchers just for the top of the eighth alone.

by Anonymousreply 18206/21/2011

Jim Riggleman resigns as Nationals manager

by Anonymousreply 18306/23/2011

Anyone else think Riggleman is a hot daddy?

by Anonymousreply 18406/24/2011

He's got striking blue eyes, r184, but imo his demeanor is too reserved and grandfatherly to be considered a 'hot daddy.'

The Nats management were wrong to treat him the way they did and I hope he gets hired to manage another team and takes them to the World Series.

by Anonymousreply 18506/24/2011

Los Angeles Dodgers file for bankruptcy protection

by Anonymousreply 18606/27/2011

How about Steve Sax? Wasn't he the baseball player umpire Dave Pallone had a long affair with and talks about (but doesn't name) in his autobiography?

by Anonymousreply 18706/27/2011

Pallone hinted at a few baseball players in his book. Steve Sax went through a nasty divorce right before he was going to run for state office for the Republican party in California. The ex-wife mentioned she has some info about him. %0D %0D Basically, he was gay and she found out. The matter was settled and I don't think Steve ever ran for office. Someone posted here years ago, that he attended some Republican events where Steve would bring a male guest, obviously a boyfriend.

by Anonymousreply 18806/27/2011

Hi, I'm Steve Sax! I look like I smell cookies, but I'm not gay! Honest! I mean - I'm a Republican!

by Anonymousreply 18906/28/2011

Excellent pitching by Cliff Lee last night. But now closer Ryan Madson is on the DL?

by Anonymousreply 19006/29/2011

I recently saw Trevor Hoffman on TV. HE still looks cute, although a little heavier.

by Anonymousreply 19106/29/2011

I like the one Phillies reliever, something Stutes. I don't usually like longer hair on a guy but he's very cute.

by Anonymousreply 19206/29/2011

Josh Reddick of the Red Sox is adorable.%0D %0D Gorgeous slim body, cute-as-a-pup face, fetching smile ...what more can a boy ask for? Oh the things i'd love to do with him...%0D %0D I'd like to find out if he really does have a red dick!

by Anonymousreply 19306/29/2011

A few more nice pics of the lovely Josh on this page...

by Anonymousreply 19406/29/2011

Josh looks like such a cute little boy here...

by Anonymousreply 19506/29/2011

better link for R194...

by Anonymousreply 19606/29/2011

Oh, that Josh is a cutie. I'd lock him in my basement for sure.

by Anonymousreply 19706/29/2011

Cole Hamels hit on the hand with a line drive earlier. Not his pitching hand, but he appears to have a contusion and if worse, he'll have to placed on the DL while he recovers. I hope it's not bad, he was pitching so well.

by Anonymousreply 19806/30/2011

I have a thing for AJ Burnett. I saw him cleaned up and in casual clothes and man I thought he was cute.

by Anonymousreply 19906/30/2011

All the links to Josh show him with shorter hair. Have you seen him this season? Really cute with longer shag.

Just hit a triple then scored against the Phillies. He is one of Boston's few bright spots recently.

by Anonymousreply 20006/30/2011

I'm thinking the Sox have this one won.

by Anonymousreply 20106/30/2011

Let's hear about MLB gays. Ones who either confirmed, rumored, or -- who you figure to be closeted/private.%0D %0D Focus, people!%0D %0D Talk about those 35 and never married. There has to be more than one name [Derek Jeter].

by Anonymousreply 20206/30/2011

Anyone know anything about Chris Capuano, now with the Mets? I saw him interviewed on SNY last night, and he not only pinged to high heaven, he ponged and gonged. I know he went to college and all (Princeton?), but he was way beyond effete intellectual, plus his post-game outfit screamed Boystown.

On former umpire Frank Pallone, didn't he hookup with John Travolta back in the day? In his book he describes some movie star he got involved with, and if it wasn't Travolta post-"Saturday Night Fever", I'd love to know who it was.

Lenny Dykstra was hot back in the day, but it was all over when he showed up in Mets' spring training camp in '87 or '88 looking like the Pillsbury Dough Boy. Even though he hit lead-off, the siren call of steroid-induced home runs was too much, I guess.

by Anonymousreply 20306/30/2011

What about Jose Reyes or Lance Berkman or Pedro Martinez? Talk about ponging and gonging.

by Anonymousreply 20406/30/2011

R12 I know Jim Palmer as a friend,and he has never been bisexual or gay. He is very straight.

by Anonymousreply 20506/30/2011

R203, Capuano had been one of my favorites for years. He's lucky to still be employed and I guess he's doing well with the Mets. Good for him. %0D %0D I'm pretty sure it's Duke that he went to and he not only attended college, he finished and got a degree.%0D %0D When he was with the Brewers I met him at a spring training game. It was just a quickie before the game started when players will sign autographs and chat with fans. He's very cool to talk to, but didn't really strike me as gay at all. I wished.%0D %0D He's had Tommy John surgery twice on his pitching arm. That's why I say he's lucky to still be playing. When he pitched in Milwaukee, he had the best pick-off throw to first that I'd ever seen and he made a lot of outs.%0D %0D He's married to a chick he's known since school. The last I heard they didn't have any kids. Might be because he's gay, but also might be because she's also an athlete, or was an athlete. %0D %0D He was on Young and the Restless several years ago when a few of the Brewers had a walk-on day. I've attached the video. None of those guys are on the team anymore. Chris is not the most handsome guy, but he's got a nice body and seems to be a good guy.

by Anonymousreply 20606/30/2011

Cole Hamels won't speak to reporters w/his shirt off.

by Anonymousreply 20706/30/2011

[quote]On former umpire Frank Pallone, didn't he hookup with John Travolta back in the day? In his book he describes some movie star he got involved with, and if it wasn't Travolta post-"Saturday Night Fever", I'd love to know who it was.

I read Pallone's book and I recall him describing the actor he met as having a famous killer smile and also starring in the summer's big box-office adventure. The way it was phrased, it sounded like he was talking about Tammy Cruise.

by Anonymousreply 20806/30/2011

You want hot? Cody Dent in the College World Series. What a fine, hot ass. Just like daddy's.

by Anonymousreply 20907/01/2011

Is there any talk in Minnesota about Joe Mauer? The last I heard, the only woman ever linked to him was some beauty queen/model and that was a long time ago. Maybe he somehow manages to date women under the radar, but I don't think so, and really, why? Most women want to go out and be seen. Obviously, the vast majority of straight men want to have girlfriends. When you're a fabulously wealthy and famous pro athlete, even if you're just a good Catholic boy from St. Paul, you would have plenty of opportunities. Yet if you believe his press, he's a monk who'd rather hang at home. Something doesn't add up.

by Anonymousreply 21007/01/2011

Maybe that's just the image that's marketed for him, R210. Or, maybe he's just a decent guy. Would love it if he was gay, though...

by Anonymousreply 21107/01/2011

Is there anything else known about the wife swapping trade? According to Wikipedia, the trade worked out well for Fritz Peterson.

by Anonymousreply 21207/01/2011

Kekich was traded to Cleveland shortly after the news about the swap broke in 1973--Peterson was viewed as the better player of the two. However, neither had a memorable career, though Peterson had a couple of good years with bad Yankee teams in 1969 and 1970. He was gone, though, before the Yankees started winning again in 1976.

I remember when the news of the swap broke in 1973, and it was considered quite shocking. Baseball is the most conservative of sports, and the Yankees are historically the most conservative of teams, so the shit really hit the fan. Kekich and Peterson were seen as doing something only hippies and "free love" advocates did (little did anyone know). There was much tut-tutting about the deterioration of the national moral fiber, what rotten role models these two players were, and yadda yadda. Once Kekich was traded, that was the end of the blather.

by Anonymousreply 21307/01/2011

R209, yeah i agree Cody Dent is a hottie.%0D %0D Speaking of which, college baseball is hot, hot, HOT! I'm amazed at the high percentage of gorgeous guys. %0D %0D Not to mention their total intensity is sexy, the way they go about staring each other down, and i love the celebrating ...the butt slapping - who wouldn't want to slap those nice butts :) - and the exuberant dancing & jumping around like a pack of excited young pups.

by Anonymousreply 21407/01/2011

R214, did you see Florida's first baseman, Ramjob or whatever his name is?

by Anonymousreply 21507/01/2011

Phillies vs Braves FINALLY getting started after a long rain delay. This three game series could really effect the standing before the All Star Game.

by Anonymousreply 21607/08/2011

Every time I watch a Braves game and I hear that Freddie Freeman is batting, I expect to immediately hear "And warming up to bat next is young Billy Batson".

by Anonymousreply 21707/08/2011

Freddie Freeman looks just like Kenny the retarded white tiger.

by Anonymousreply 21807/11/2011

Oakland A's Conor Jackson is handsome and even comes with a gay porn name!

by Anonymousreply 21907/12/2011

Re Mauer, I have heard some talk that he normally goes to the local St. Paul bars and occasionally will pick up a girl. He tends to stay away from the splashier places and goes out with his pre-baseball St. Paul friends in his old neighborhood where people protect his privacy (and while he is always friendly in interviews, and is thought to be a nice guy, he is very private and reveals next to nothing).%0D %0D I don't think he is gay, but it would not completely shock me either. With that catcher's butt, I am sure someone would give it the appreciation it deserves.

by Anonymousreply 22007/12/2011

ok Philly fans haters -- you gotta love this, like true DLers!

(he's a pitcher for San Diego, who the Phils are playing now)

by Anonymousreply 22107/23/2011

r221, just like Atlanta comes to town and Chipper is up to bat, the Phillies fans love to yell out "Laaaaaary" because they know he hates his first name

by Anonymousreply 22207/23/2011

R220, thanks for the gossip on Mauer, even if it doesn't seem he's gay. It seems odd that one of his bar hookups (assuming this happened) hasn't spilled anything about him yet. If you were just a one-night-stand of his, why wouldn't you?

by Anonymousreply 22307/23/2011

Is HOF inductee (today) Roberto Alomar gay?

by Anonymousreply 22407/24/2011

I find baseball boring. If the players all ran out on the field butt naked and started jacking off on the pitcher's mound, I would still find it boring and unremarkable...well maybe not, but Baseball is entirely too bland for my tastes. %0D %0D I like the rough and tumble of basketball with all the sweat and tangled limbs, and I love to look at football players in uniform.

by Anonymousreply 22507/24/2011

Yeah, R225, I know why you feel that way. But in MLB, you have to really absorb the positioning and demeanor of the individual players. From there you allow your imagination to flow. And after that . . .

by Anonymousreply 22607/24/2011

R223 - over the all star break the local media tracked Mauer down golfing in Duluth (Duluth beautiful city, but not exactly celbrity central, so this was big news for them). He was identified as being with his girlfriend, although she remained nameless and he sent her out on the golf cart while he talked to the media and signed autographs. Rumor has it she is a former classmate and they are serious enough for him to acknowlege he is seeing someone, but not serious enough for him to fully reveal who she is and being completely open about their status.

by Anonymousreply 22707/24/2011

Did anyone actually stay up to watch the outcome of the Pittsburgh vs. Atlanta game last night? The final run was out by quite a distance and was a bad call to say the runner was safe. The home plate umpire supposedly said afterward that upon review of the tape of the game, he made the wrong call. The Pirates have filed an official complaint with the Commissioner's Office. I don't recall the last time there was such an upset over a blown call and what the result was. Can the game result be tossed and the game replayed at a later date?

by Anonymousreply 22807/27/2011

Paul Konerko of the Chicago White Sox is my fantasy man. Big, beefy, masculine, a leader in the club house, hairy but still clean cut. Those thighs of his. I know he is married and straight but supposedly he was seeing some (female) news anchor here in Chicago while his wife was pregnant. That seems very UnKonerko like!

by Anonymousreply 22907/27/2011

R228 - I was listening to that game on the radio and even I could tell that the ump had blown the call.

There has to be some kind of penalty for umps not just for making a bad call that makes a mockery of a six-hour game, but for making consistently bad calls throughout a game, which is what that umpire did. Nobody playing the game could tell what his strike zone would be from one pitch to the next. The fact that he ended the game with a bad call (clearly he just wanted to go to bed) was just the sour icing on a rotten cake.

MLB needs instant replay for disputed calls when the entire outcome of the game is at stake.

by Anonymousreply 23007/27/2011

MAJOR bench-clearing brawl in the Giants/Phillies game when the Giants pitcher hit the Phillies' Shane Victorino with a pitch to the back. There was no way that pitch was anything but intentional.

by Anonymousreply 23108/05/2011

He's one of my fantasies too, R229. Has a brother who's a school teacher - would be nice if he was a gay carbon copy...

by Anonymousreply 23208/05/2011

thanks for the heads-up r231, bench-clearing brawls are so rare these days. fun to watch so long as no one really gets hurt. I hate the phuckin Phillies.

elsewhere in baseball tonight, Rockies pitcher Juan Nicasio was hit in the head with a line drive in the second inning of the game vs the Nationals... he was taken off the field on a stretcher, conscious, and is now said to be "resting comfortably" at the hospital while they run tests on him.

by Anonymousreply 23308/05/2011

Video of the brawl

by Anonymousreply 23408/06/2011

someone must know something juicy about Josh Reddick. He doesn't seem to have a girlfriend, and some have speculated he may be gay.%0D %0D My oh my, what a cute boy, i hope he plays for our team!

by Anonymousreply 23508/06/2011

This is Josh Hamilton having a good time 'after' completing rehab. I'm sure his fundy wife was OK with it because he wasn't drinking or drugging. Other pics show that some whipped cream was involved too.

by Anonymousreply 23608/08/2011

wow, r236, he's got really puffy nips

by Anonymousreply 23708/08/2011

Good riddance to one of the worst human beings in the game. Cubs pitcher Carlos Zambrano has long been a hothead with no control of his own temper, but has also been a great hurler for several years. He lost it again tonight pitching against the Braves and possibly made it his last MLB effort.

Dan Uggla hit 2 home runs off him and Chipper Jones hit 1. So Zambrano threw at both hitters the next time they were each up to bat. Uggla took one on or just above his plump ass (little chance of doing too much damage). Z threw 2 consecutive way inside pitches at Chipper's groin area, but Jones was able to dodge them (and can probably still father children thanks to his quick reflexes). Immediately after the second throw at Jones, Zambrano was thrown out of the game. When the game was over and the players returned to the locker room, Big Z had cleaned out his locker and announced his immediate retirement.

What a fucking asshole this guy has always been - and I'd say that whether I liked the Cubbies or not. He screws his own team over with purposely getting ejected in the third inning (speculation is that he threw at Chipper twice because he wanted to get yanked) and then fucks them worse by quitting the team altogether. Apparently it's an anger management issue, or some such bullshit. Whatever.

I'm hoping he's serious about his quitting the game, but I suppose we'll see tomorrow if he settles down. The Cubs and MLB are really better off without him.

by Anonymousreply 23808/12/2011

It will be one of the biggest upsets in baseball history if the Phillies don't win the World Series. They are a superstar team this year.

I also think they happen to have the hottest team I can think of!

Chase Utley Cliff Lee Cole Hamels Ryan Madsen Michael Stutes Shane Victorino Hunter Pence etc

who do you think is gonna be in there "It Gets Better" video? maybe Utley, Howard, Hamels, Rollins, Victorino?

by Anonymousreply 23908/16/2011

Do you think Cole Hamels is gay? I know he's married to that Survivor woman, but she doesn't seem to have any sex appeal (despite her nude photos).

by Anonymousreply 24008/17/2011

Any Keith Hernandez stories?

by Anonymousreply 24108/17/2011

Cole Hamels gay? nah, he's just from California.

by Anonymousreply 24208/17/2011

Buster and Kristen Posey's twins were born on Monday August 15: the boy is named Lee Dempsey and the girl is Addison Lynn.

by Anonymousreply 24308/18/2011

Cliff Lee's butt

by Anonymousreply 24408/23/2011

I completely randomly stumbled across this doing an image search. It's Mickey Mantle naked in the locker room. NSFW! He looks ... hot.

by Anonymousreply 24508/24/2011

Lenny Dykstra is at it again. Whipping out his schwantz for chicks he met on Craigslist. Nothing unusual about that normally, but these chicks thought they were interviewing for a legit job.

by Anonymousreply 24608/26/2011

I feel so bad for Lenny Dykstra's kid.

by Anonymousreply 24708/26/2011

Phillies released an "It Gets Better" video this weekend. Cute guys!

by Anonymousreply 24808/28/2011

Chase Utley didn't travel to Milwaukee with the rest of the Phillies after getting beaned in the head in last night's game. Early reports said he had concussion-like symptoms (supposedly, he asked the home plate umpire "where did I get hit?") and he's to have medical testing on Saturday.

by Anonymousreply 24909/08/2011

What DO we know about Brian Wilson of the Giants?

I've seen him in public before and he's striking looking. The bluest eyes you've ever seen, and totally offset by that ugly beard.

by Anonymousreply 25009/15/2011

Not a BoSox fan here, but I came across this pic and thought some might appreciate it. It's their rookie Jose Iglesias wearing some kind of bedroom wear that I'm not even all that familiar with, but I know it gets a lot of guys excited.

by Anonymousreply 25109/26/2011

It seems like this was the week for the MLB clubs to haze the rookies. There was a report that the Phillies did the same thing in making them dress in costumes.

by Anonymousreply 25209/27/2011

Here's a picture of Anthony Recker from the A's rookie hazing night in drag as Minnie Mouse. Click pic to enlarge.

by Anonymousreply 25309/28/2011

You posted the exact picture and message in the other baseball thread.

Recker has huge arms with no definition. He's going to turn to lard when he retires.

by Anonymousreply 25409/29/2011

R254, I think Recker needs to worry more about his ass than his arms.

by Anonymousreply 25509/29/2011

The D-back's Ryan Roberts is such a handsome guy, but I'm one of those that can't stand the abundance of tats he has. I tried to find a shirtless pic of him to see just how inked he really is, but just like with most hot ballplayers, shirtless pics have been hard to come up with.

He'll be getting a little more attention now that Arizona is in the playoffs.

by Anonymousreply 25609/29/2011

I'm not one of those "down with tattoo" trolls, but he looks fucking retarded with that gigantic neck tattoo, R256. Couldn't he find another hobby?

by Anonymousreply 25709/29/2011

Watch for upcoming secrets coming out about the Chicago Cubs locker room antics.

by Anonymousreply 25810/06/2011

YahooSports has a story (attached) about Ryan Roberts and it gives me what I've been hoping for - shirtless pics taken from a feature in a tattoo magazine. It looks like he also has a star 'carved' into his torso below his left pec. There is no ink, so it just looks like scar tissue. Is that what it looks like when someone has a tattoo removed or is that something else?

The TBS cameras seem to love Roberts, or rather they did love him while the D-backs were still in the postseason. Will be sad to not seem him again until March.

by Anonymousreply 25910/07/2011

Okay, the 2011 season is over but some interesting news regarding the (rumored) biggest cock in MLB.

Jim Thome, Phillies agree to one-year deal

by Anonymousreply 26011/04/2011

Allegedly biggest cock and nicest guy in the league, R260. Interesting that he's going to an NL team. They must plan on using him exclusively as a pinch hitter which means we won't see him too often. But it gives him a chance to go out with a ring because the Phillies, as they were this year, are once again expected to end the season with a pennant if not a World Series victory.

by Anonymousreply 26111/04/2011

Any chance that Thome likes to visut gay bars on occasion?

by Anonymousreply 26211/04/2011

Doubtful R262, but please report any sightings you might have of him next season.

Also of note for fans of Grady Sizemore, the Indians didn't pick up his contract for next season and he's now a free agent. So he might bringing his hot body (as we've all seen thanks to sexting) to a town near you next year. Too bad he's apparently made of straw and breaks down very easily.

by Anonymousreply 26311/05/2011

I hope none of you got screwed out of the Dykstra/Conseco pay-per-view fight this weekend.

by Anonymousreply 26411/07/2011

I assumed Grady Sizemore was the name of a porn star

by Anonymousreply 26511/07/2011

Everyone's favorite asshole douche with a hot bod, but still a major douche, John Rocker has written a book. Among other things, I'm wondering if he talks about his steroid use in it.

by Anonymousreply 26612/08/2011

You guys still around? omg, the 2011 season posts and links had me hooked! More, please for 2013!!!

by Anonymousreply 26701/08/2013

This photo released by the Saco River Auction Co, in Biddeford, Maine, shows a rare 1865 baseball card of the Brooklyn Atlantics, discovered in a photo album bought at a yard sale in Baileyville, Maine. The auction house expects six-figure bid

by Anonymousreply 26801/11/2013

[quote]but looking back, even Cal Ripken Jr was pretty hot.


by Anonymousreply 26901/11/2013

Sandy Koufax was really goodlooking back in the day:

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by Anonymousreply 27102/13/2014

Giancarlo Stanton

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by Anonymousreply 27306/24/2014

Pat Burrell is still cute!

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Bobby Abreu @BobKellyAbreu · Jun 23

Feliz en esta sorpresa para mi amigo @JimmyRollins11 con ex @Phillies @MarlonAnderson8 #PatBurrell y #MikeLiberthal

by Anonymousreply 27406/24/2014

Brett Lawrie

by Anonymousreply 27506/28/2014

Tim Lincecum, his great body, and his tight, pert little ass.

by Anonymousreply 27606/28/2014

Tell me about good guy Cal Ripken Jr. For as big and tall a guy as he is, I don't think he had a big cock. His ass, however, is heaven sent.

by Anonymousreply 27706/28/2014

[quote]Cal Ripken is a stealth gay.

Say what??? Do tell!

by Anonymousreply 27806/28/2014

[quote]Someone posted on DL a few years ago that Mike Piazza was spoted in Palm Springs with Zeb Atlas.

GAWD there's some hot gay fan fiction in this!

by Anonymousreply 27906/28/2014

I don't think I've ever heard gayvoice as blatant from a "supposed" straight man as I have from Brady Anderson. Dude is definitely gay. He and Cal were thisclose when they were Orioles. I wonder if they ever fucked.

by Anonymousreply 28006/28/2014

Brady used to rollerblade shirtless in Baltimore's Inner Harbor back in the day, his glistening, rippling body on display for the masses to admire and adore.

by Anonymousreply 28106/28/2014

When Brady Anderson was inducted into the Baltimore Orioles Hall of Fame Cal Ripken, Jr. introduced him and called him "the greatest leadoff hitter in Orioles baseball, and the best athlete I have ever played with."

During Ripken's induction ceremony to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 2007, he described Anderson as "simply my best friend."

by Anonymousreply 28206/28/2014

Ripken has also used those words to describe O's legend Eddie Murray. How fun, imagining big, strapping Eddie breaking in Cal's virgin bubble butt at the start of his career and Cal doing the same thing to Brady in later years.

by Anonymousreply 28306/28/2014

Any more gossip??

by Anonymousreply 28406/28/2014


by Anonymousreply 28506/29/2014

Phillies ‏@Phillies 19m

Chase Utley getting All-Star ready! #ASG

by Anonymousreply 28607/14/2014

Ian Desmond is fine

by Anonymousreply 28709/15/2014

Papelbon, never one to be shy.

by Anonymousreply 28809/15/2014

I wonder if Jonathan Papelbon would be willing to do gay porn.

by Anonymousreply 28909/16/2014

but he is not hot, so why?

by Anonymousreply 29009/16/2014

Papelbon is no Jared Leto in the crotch grabbing department, is he?

I wonder if Papelbon is concealing some of his weapons in there? He is one of those people who is convinced that President Obama is going to take away his guns.

by Anonymousreply 29109/16/2014

30 days to spring training, bros

by Anonymousreply 29201/27/2015

As much as I hate to admit it I always thought that John Rocker was hot. I hope somewhere somehow he finds out at least one gay kid busted a nut over him.

by Anonymousreply 29301/27/2015

Jason Burch has come out

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by Anonymousreply 29505/05/2015

[quote] I see Black Athlete poster is at work this morning.

by Anonymousreply 29605/05/2015

Any info on Jim Palmer if he is bi or not?

by Anonymousreply 29711/21/2015

Have heard that he's bi but nothing definite.

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