Tag Archives: Baseball

Mötley Crüe ruins a baseball game

Posted by on August 11, 2013

The Arizona Diamondbacks were already losing, but when their sound guy accidentally played a second of the intro of Mötley Crüe’s “Kickstart My Heart” yesterday, it startled pitcher J.J. Putz enough for him to spike the ball during the ninth inning. There are a couple things that are great about it: first, the pitch itself. Secondly, […]

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Every Time I Die To Play Ball With Jose Canseco?

Posted by on January 24, 2013

A few years back, Zach and I debated over which sport was more metal, baseball or football (trick question, it was hockey). While we came to the conclusion (or at least I did) that football was, in the past few weeks, it’s been all about baseball. First, we found out that former baseball manager Tony […]

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Headbangers’ Brawl 9/10: ARE YOU READY FOR SOME METAL?!

Posted by on September 10, 2010

Headbangers’ Brawl is a weekly column where Metal Insider’s Bram and Zach take a moment to debate and analyze two opposing sides of a topical issue occurring in the world of metal and/or the music industry. While the football season kicked off last night, the baseball playoffs are just around the corner. These are definitely two […]

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Ticketmaster Sells Tickets For Events That Already Happened, Too (With Service Fees!)

Posted by on August 19, 2009

This isn’t really metal related, but hey, we rag on Ticketmaster as much as the next site, and this is a pretty ridiculous story. Apparently they are still selling the unsold tickets to Chicago White Sox pitcher Mark Buehrle’s perfect game. From back in July. As keepsakes. For full price. They even leave the “convenience […]

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