Soccer at Baseball Stadiums
Yankee Stadium is usually silent in March but saw some rare soccer action on Sunday when the New York City FC defeated the New England Revolution, 2-0. The MLS expansion club will play at the famed baseball venue as it continues its quest to land a soccer-specific stadium in the Big Apple. The game was the latest instance of soccer being played on Major League Baseball fields. Here are some instances throughout the years.
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If you're Antrel Rolle, you make a decision based on a random 4:33 a.m. Orbitz alert to your cell phone.
P.M. Lovely Lady of the Day
Micah from Birmingham, England, wrote in requesting I feature British blogger and stylist Doina Ciobanu. I'd never heard of her until Micah's email but it is a great suggestion and a LLOD no-brainer (click here for full-size gallery).
Alex Ovechkin Does a Good Deed
I enjoyed this Alex Ovechkin story. It's amazing how such a little gesture can go such a long way with a fan like this.
Plates are Lame
Here's a good collection of weird things on which restaurants serve food. I want all my future french fry orders to be delivered on a mini shopping cart.
Today in LeBron Trolling
Best Facial Hair Money Sign Ever
Dez Bryant Haircut of the Day
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Bald, Bearding Samuel L. Jackson Gives Props to UGA on Tourney Berth
Bob Hurley Dance Party
Odds & Ends
There was a snake loose in the Red Sox clubhouse. Louisiana native Wade Miley saved the day by releasing it into the woods ... Robin Lopez continued his one-man war against every NBA mascot ... Blackhawks announcer Pat Foley left a memorable voice mail for a young fan ... The Eagles worked out Tim Tebow ... Adidas is soon to be out as the NBA's apparel provider, which might mean an end to the sleeved jerseys ... The Rock’s landlord accused him of causing $80,000 in damages to his rental home ... Chrissy Teigen's dress won the Bieber Roast ... Brody Jenner had some not-so-great things to say about Kanye West.
Baseball Play of the Year
Sure, it's only March, but this leap over the catcher by Tulane's Jake Willsey is must-see.
Watch Every Mike Tyson Knockout
The headline says it all.
Top March Madness Mascots
The top five mascots from this year's NCAA Tournament.
Big East players perform the Run DMC classic.