5 Baseball Jerseys So Swaggy You—and Chance the Rapper—Might Actually Wear ‘Em



The Cavs have those infamous T-shirt jerseys. The NFL and NHL are constantly modernizing—or throwing back—their team logos. Even college football, that bastion of traditionalism, has introduced some fire new designs this century. Baseball? For all of its Iverson-style arm sleeves, its knee-high socks and even the sunglasses, baseball seemingly hasn’t wanted to be that cool with on-field fashion. But…

How to Make Baseball Cool Again



In America, baseball is the first: the first love, the first to capture our imagination, the first to radio and TV, the first to integrate, the first to innovate. It’s America’s pastime, because it was born in America and it is America. But along the way, we’ve grown jaded. While society sped up, with its smartphones, social media, rapid-fire dribs…

Andy Samberg, Ken Griffey Jr. and Kanye vs. Swaggy P: The B/R Mag Show Podcast



What's the thirstiest thing you've seen this year in sports culture? This week alone featured Blake Griffin in some pretty, uh, exclusive company—and Kanye going to UCLA basketball practice...with 2 Chainz! So who won the week? Props to Rudy Gobert for interrupting The Month We Talked a Lot About Gordon Hayward (albeit with some pretty old Chris Brown), but No. 1 was not,…

The Make Baseball Cool Again Commission



The Kid is pushing 50. The only baseball player whose silhouette ever made sense on a sneaker is, believe it or not, already the father of a professional athlete—and Ken Griffey Jr.’s son...is playing football. It’s been seven seasons since Griffey hung up the backward hat, and more than a year since Nationals slugger Bryce Harper wore a different kind…

Yankees Emphasize Russell Wilson over Cam Newton Qualities in Media Training



All New York Yankees can check their attitudes at the door—along with any other excessive outward emotions or opinions.Following the trend of encouraging progressively more prescribed athlete reactions, the renowned baseball organization aimed to instill within its players the makings of a proper postgame interview.Their subjects of study? Quarterbacks Russell Wilson and Cam Newton.According to ESPN New York's Andrew Marchand,…

Jose Canesco Offers England Cricketers Long-Ball Contest, Challenge Accepted



Major League Baseball legend Jose Canesco has sparked hopes of a fascinating cross-sport competition by challenging England's leading cricketers to a long-ball contest. Does anyone know the top england cricket club? I want to challenge their best hitters in a long ball contest. rt to your english friends — Jose Canseco (@JoseCanseco) November 30, 2015 what do you think buddy…

The Most Fun Awful Teams in Sports History



It's often said that sports aren't all about winning and losing but about having fun as well. The problem, though, is that loss and fun are almost always conflicting, mutually exclusive notions. In other words, few people can lose and have fun at the same time. This reality is every bit as true from the perspective of the fans too. Take a moment…

Most Viral Sports Moments of the Year



In relatively recent history, increased Internet activity has augmented sports coverage in a profound way, driving millions upon millions of eyes and ears toward the industry's biggest stars and stories. This year was no different, as the 2014’s most captivating sports moments found a home and plenty of room to flourish all across the Web. Landon Donovan, for example, never…