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Magik Markers’ Pete Nolan announces solo LP Easy and tour

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

Correction: Nationals-Phillies Story

last monthSports / Baseball : Bats

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.

Sale Records Double-Digit Strikeouts in 7th Consecutive Start

Despite giving up six runs (five earned) over 6.2 innings in Wednesday's 6-1 loss to the Minnesota Twins, Chicago White Sox pitcher Chris Sale joined Nolan Ryan (1977), Randy Johnson (2001) and Pedro Martinez (1999, twice) as the only...Show More Summary

Max Scherzer joins Nolan Ryan and Pedro Martinez in the record books

Max Scherzer leads the majors with a 1.76 ERA, 123 strikeouts, a 0.801 WHIP, two shutouts and a 8.79 strikeout-to-walk ratio. He’s gotten to double digits in strikeouts in six of his last 10 outings and solidified himself as the best...Show More Summary

MLB Draft 2015: Best Baseball Prospects Available After Day 2 Results

We're through 10 rounds of the 2015 MLB draft, but there are still solid prospects available heading into the third day. We must remember Hall of Famers like Nolan Ryan, Ryne Sandberg and others were all taken after the 10th round. You never know when a team might find the next diamond in the rough. Show More Summary

Will Ferrell Gets His Own Baseball Card from Topps (Pic)

3 months agoSports : Total Pro Sports

I think Will Ferrell has done enough sports-related films that he can safely be called an honorary athlete. And if we can get a card of Nolan Ryan throwing a football, or Michael Jordan playing baseball, then we can get one of Will Ferrell pretending to be a baseball player. That iron-clad logic aside, his […]

2015 Donruss pack breaks #2 of 3

Pack five#119 Brian Dozier#112 Henderson Alvarez#124 Matt Harvey#117 Francisco Rodriguez#159 Kolten Wong#155 Mike Zunino #4 Nolan Ryan - Donruss Preferred insert #13 Christian Walker - The Rookies insertPack six#119 Brian Dozier#112Show More Summary

Lions hang onto the “Nolan Ryan of long snapping”

Friday afternoon’s when you’re supposed to dump your bad news, like the Cardinals did today. The Lions, however, did something awesome. Via Tim Twentyman of the team’s official website, the Lions re-signed long snapper Don Muhlbach to a new one-year contract. That’s not the awesome part, though. The awesome part is his nickname, as they…

What would the baseball stars of the past have made in 2015?

It's time again to look at baseball players from the past and count the money they would make in the present. Back in 1980, Nolan Ryan caused a ruckus when he became the first player paid more than $1 million annually. That's a lot of clams for us regular folk, even by today's standards, but it was okay. Show More Summary

Eovaldi Express: New Yankee pitcher's Nolan Ryan connection

Nathan Eovaldi was born in Houston, but raised in Alvin, a small Texas town famous for another fireballing pitcher.

Mike Piazza -- Jerry Seinfeld's Got a Cannon ... Best Celeb Pitcher

9 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity :

He ain't exactly Nolan Ryan... but Jerry Seinfeld can BRING THE HEAT... so says Mike Piazza who tells TMZ Sports the comedian is the best celeb pitcher he's ever caught. And Piazza knows what he's talking about -- he caught in the Majors for…

Check Out Gotham City's Turbulent Pre-Batman Days in FOX's Pulpy Gotham

10 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

If you liked the Christopher Nolan Batman movies but wished they were less grim, more outlandish, serialized into a TV show, and starring Ben "Ryan Atwood" McKenzie, you might like Gotham, Fox's stylish new drama set in an especially baroque, violent incarnation of Gotham City. Read more...

ESPN’s E:60 will interview Morganna “The Kissing Bandit” after 15 years of silence

10 months agoSports : Awful Announcing

Do you remember Morganna, the Kissing Bandit? If not, she was a pop culture sensation for the better part of three decades due to the fact she planted kisses on the most well known and respected athletes. From Pete Rose, Nolan Ryan and...Show More Summary

First Avengers 2 Synopsis, Plus Ben Affleck Explains Batman's Main Flaw

10 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Liam Neeson is ready to bring Qui-Gon back to Star Wars. Gotham 's executive producer explains how Christopher Nolan paved the way for the new show. Plus Ryan Murphy explains why Jessica Lange lobbied for American Horror Story's new setting. Spoilers now! Read more...

Angels' Matt Shoemaker keeps shutting 'em down

Matt Shoemaker's journey from being an undrafted free agent to matching a pitching standard set by Nolan Ryan can't be measured in years or pitch counts.

7 Modern-Day MLB Milestones That Will Never Be Reached Again

Already the all-time leader in strikeouts, Nolan Ryan became the first pitcher to ever record 5,000 strikeouts when he fanned future Hall of Famer Rickey Henderson on August 22, 1989. Now 25 years later, that looks like a mark that will...Show More Summary

Dissecting Nolan Ryan's One-of-a-Kind Legacy, 25 Years After 5,000th Strikeout

Let's go back 25 years to August 22, 1989, to appreciate Nolan Ryan doing something that hadn't been done before, hasn't been done since and may never be done again. Ryan, then a 42-year-old veteran in his first year with the Texas Rangers, began a game against the Oakland A's needing six strikeouts to reach 5,000 for his career. Show More Summary

Robin Ventura gets mad

I haven't seen Robin Ventura this angry since he charged Nolan Ryan 21 years ago. Actually, even when he charged Ryan, Ventura was Quakerish about it.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Watch a 46-year-old Nolan Ryan repeatedly punch a dude in the face for charging the mound

Twenty-one years ago Monday, Robin Ventura taught us all a valuable lesson: Don't mess with Nolan Ryan. Ever. In 1993, the then-46-year-old Ryan was playing through his final big league season when his Rangers took on Ventura's White Sox. Show More Summary

We Remember: Nolan Ryan Puts Robin Ventura in a Headlock, Lays the Beatdown

There was bad blood between the Chicago White Sox and Texas Rangers' Nolan Ryan, and after this 1993 beatdown from Ryan on Chicago's Robin Ventura, there's no doubt who came out on top. Ryan, then 46 years old and 20 years older than...Show More Summary

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