Time to look at another ten nominees for my buyback franken-set, which is really starting to pick up some steam. For the second franken-set post in a row we start with a '90 Topps Nolan Ryan! #4 - 1990 Nolan Ryan The first five cards...Show More Summary
Pete Carroll compares Carson Palmer to Nolan Ryan
Joel Silver has been trying to get Logan’s Run back on the big screen for the last 20 years. Silver and Warner Bros. have gone through 17 different writers, and Ryan Condal makes 18. The classic Sci-Fi tale from William F. Nolan and George Clayton Johnson has resurfaced every few years at Warner Bros. with […]
On May 1, 1991, the world enjoyed more baseball history than it could have possibly expected. The greatest day in baseball history is the day you fell in love with the sport. It's the day you hit your first little league home run, the...Show More Summary
Texas has joined New York on the list of states that consider daily fantasy illegal. Texas attorney general Ken Paxton ruled Tuesday that the daily betting games made popular by Fan Duel and DraftKings involve significant elements of chance, not just skill, are therefore constitute gambling. Show More Summary
Halloween is today, and throughout the week, a variety of sports media personalities dressed up in increasingly ridiculous costumes. The Men in Blazers both dressed as Chuck Blazer. Katie Nolan was her crush, sexy Rob Ryan. Mike and Mike were Captain America and The Hulk, while Cris Carter was…Shaft. Show More Summary
NEW YORK — In his final start of 2015, Max Scherzer became the first pitcher to throw two no-hitters in a season since Nolan Ryan in 1973 and just the fifth in major league history. And he did it with dominance, striking out 17 New York Mets in a 2-0 win, including nine of the final 10 batters he faced.Read full article >>
Max Scherzer, who in June came within an out of a perfect game and sandwiched that no-hitter with a one-hitter and five more perfect innings, no-hit the Mets tonight en route to becoming the first hurler since Nolan Ryan in 1973 to hold two teams hitless in the same regular season. Read more...
The Dodgers looked like a slumping team for most of the night Wednesday. They made struggling right-hander Chase Anderson look like Nolan Ryan. At one point he retired 14 consecutive Dodgers and struck out a career-high 10.
What dream layer are we in?! Former Fleet Foxes drummer Father John Misty has decided to take a page out of Christopher Nolan's book an go an extra layer deep for this Taylor Swift cover! On Monday Ryan Adams released his cover of Taylor's entire 1989 album. Not wanting Ryan to have all the fun, the Father [...]
Stephen Strasburg dominated the Phillies in a way only Hall of Famers Tom Seaver, Nolan Ryan and Warren Spahn ever did.
REACH DOWN AND PROVE SOMETHING, YOU SISSY. Oh, the butcher and the baker and the people on the streets, where did they go? To subtweet the Mets. Matt Harvey's innings limit is the talk of baseball, and the Mets have wink-wink thoughts...Show More Summary
HOUSTON-The Houston Astros completed a three-game sweep of the Los Angeles Dodgers at Minute Maid Park with a 3-2 walk-off victory in the 10 inning. September 26, 1981: Nolan Ryan over the Dodgers at the Astrodome (Ryan’s record fifth no-hitter; he finished his career with seven). Seattle’s Hisashi Iwakuma tossed a no-no August 12. He
I picked up this nearly seven-year old base card variation for $3 and change - the image of the Hall of Famer looks like it might have been originally black and white, then colorized on Photoshop to make it stand out on a trading ca...
This card represents my first 'big purchase' as far as my Angels frankenset goes - besides hunting down loose cards already in my collection, the fun part of building up a collection is getting picky and trying to find particular cards that seem interesting or relevant. Show More Summary
You charge the mound because you’re furious. Because you want to hurt someone. You know you’ll be ejected, fined, suspended, but it’s all worth it for brief taste of revenge. You never do it thinking that it all might go horribly wrong, and you might wind up on the receiving end of one of the most iconic beatdowns in sports history. Show More Summary
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On this date 22 years ago, Texas Rangers pitcher Nolan Ryan and Chicago White Sox third baseman Robin Ventura were involved in one of the most memorable benches-clearing brawls in baseball history. There had been some bad blood brewing between the teams for a few years, with tensions reaching an all-time high during one August night in 1993. Show More Summary
It’s not Nolan Ryan, but he’s probably heard of the game “baseball.” It’s not Christopher Nolan, but he’s probably seen the movie Memento on the shelf at Blockbuster. Nope, it’s Pete Nolan, famously famous for his work in famed bands Magik Markers and Spectre Folk. Show More Summary
In a story June 26 about the game between the Washington Nationals and Philadelphia Phillies, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Nolan Ryan had come the closest to throwing a second straight no-hitter since Johnny Vander Meer did it in 1938. Ewell Blackwell came the closest, not Ryan.