Big League Stew

  • Giants win protest following tarp incident, game to be resumed Thursday

    Mark Townsend at Big League Stew6 hrs ago

    Though there was a lot of anger and frustration being vented by the San Francisco Giants late Tuesday night into early Wednesday morning, few expected their official protest of the unbelievable tarp incident at Wrigley Field to actually pay off. 

    Less than 24 hours later, we all stand together stunned and corrected. 

    Source: Giants prevail in protest of tarp-snafu game. Game to be resumed at 4 pm Thursday before reg scheduled games. To start B5. Cubs 2-0.

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    Thu, Aug 21
    5:05 PM PDT
    San Francisco at Chi Cubs
    Preview Game
  • Bob Costas throws terrible first pitch, takes a mulligan, throws a strike (Video)

    Mike Oz at Big League Stew11 hrs ago

    Bob Costas, you rascally guy, you.

    We've seen plenty of people bungle ceremonial first pitches in recent years, but not until Costas on Tuesday night at the St. Louis Cardinals' game, have we seen someone throw a terrible first pitch, ask for a second chance and actually get it.

    This is surely a sign of Costas' great power within baseball. Because 50 Cent, Carly Rae Jepsen and Miss Texas never got a do-over.

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