Baseball fans bored by the usual suspects in the World Series have not been bored by the way these games have ended. A walk-off obstruction call to end Game 3? A walk-off pickoff to end Game 4? Weird and wacky stuff. So how will Game 5 end? Twitter made some stellar predictions. From movies to literature to cross-stream sports, here’s the best of the best.
On this day 30 years ago, Yankees outfielder Dave Winfield killed a seagull before the 5th inning. He was actually charged for it! Here’s the story, and our Rejected Google Doodle celebrating this day.
Harry Highpants: This Little League umpire is either a master troll or he really loves his job. He has an older video too, which you can watch here.
Great story: Class AA Richmond (SF Giants affiliate) will sell hot dogs for $1, then ask fans to tweet pics of them like Anthony Weiner.
Mets fans, what would you say to your team’s stud pitcher and this year’s All-Star Game starter Matt Harvey if he were right there in front of you? First things first, you’d have to recognize your new hero. Two takeaways: Harvey is a great sport; New York Mets fans are idiots.