And with those fighting words, Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips went off on Cincinnati beat reporter C. Trent Rosecrans yesterday. Apparently, Phillips was unhappy because Rosecrans critiqued his on-base percentage. So Phillips crashed manager Dusty Baker's press conference and called Rosecrans a bunch of names. Personally, I love that in 2013 when you get in a fight with someone, you also have to make the standard Twitter threat, too.
The 2013 college football season kicks off this evening with a slate of ho-hum games. However, lines for the biggest games of the season are already out, courtesy of Pregame.com.
Michigan -3 vs. Notre Dame
Alabama -7 at Texas A&M (only game Alabama is favored by less than double digits all season)
Notre Dame -1 vs Oklahoma
Texas -1 vs. Oklahoma
Notre Dame -3.5 vs USC
Georgia -4.5 vs South Carolina (only time South Carolina are underdogs all season)
Georgia -2.5 vs. Florida
Oregon -4 at Stanford
Ohio State -3.5 at Michigan
Louisville -2.5 at Cincinnati
Also, there are five teams that are favored in every game this season:
Alabama (has been favored in 41 straight games entering the 2013 season!)
Rays pitcher and Vanderbilt alum, David Price, is ready for the season.
Model Michelle McLauglin has done this very sport and SFW photoshoot and video for Playboy's Facebook page. ... I'll pass on a cheesy joke about Autumn being a great season and just let you know that you should click on this gallery of American model Autumn Holley. ...
The Beavers would like their fans to crank it like a chainsaw this season. (Thanks to Kevin, of Philadelphia, for the link.)
If you missed it in Wednesday's P.M. Hot Clicks, we announced the return of the Hot Clicks NFL Pick 'Em Pool.
Here is golfer Rickie Fowler as Dick Fowler, P.I.
This video combines the Internets two favorite shows: Breaking Bad and Game of Thrones. (Warning: Video has NSFW language.)
Saw this on Reddit and figured everybody could use a little Highway to Hell in their life.