1. 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...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 1 month ago 45,362 reads 29 comments

  2. Are the Yankees Headed for a 3rd Straight Year Without a Playoff Appearance?

    For almost two decades, the New York Yankees making the playoffs was more or less a given. That's a reputation and an expectation that materializes when, from 1995 through 2012, a team falls short only one time (in 2008)...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 1 month ago 27,215 reads 104 comments

  3. People in Sports Who Had the Best and Worst Year Ever

    In life, and in sports, nearly everyone experiences prolonged periods of both success and failure. Of course, the 2014 sports year was far from different, as fans were treated to some truly memorable performances, of both the good and bad sort...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 1 month ago 17,494 reads 16 comments

  4. 2014's Best Sports Commercials

    When executed properly, the best sports commercials have the ability to both amuse and inspire. In 2014, viewers were treated to memorable spots that ran the gamut, getting a taste of all forms of clever and witty...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 1 month ago 17,030 reads 21 comments

  5. Time for Yankees Universe to Give Up on Troy Tulowitzki Replacing Jeter

    In many ways, for many reasons, the New York Yankees trading for Troy Tulowitzki makes sense. After all, they're the major-market, deep-pocketed, All-Star-obtaining Yankees, and ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 2 months ago 19,488 reads 45 comments

  6. Most Controversial Calls and Non-Calls in Sports

    Though we wish they didn’t, officials often play instrumental roles in sports, as their calls and non-calls sometimes go as far as determining outcomes...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 3 months ago 13,369 reads 21 comments

  7. Ranking the 15 Greatest MLB Postseason Heroes of the 21st Century

    From Derek Jeter to Curt Schilling to David Ortiz, there are certain big leaguers who just own October. Those players not only led their clubs to World Series titles, but also landed ...

    Karl Buscheck Written by Karl Buscheck about 4 months ago 5,787 reads 23 comments

  8. Athletes Who Were 'Just Joking'

    Sometimes the things we say or the jokes we make are misunderstood or taken out of context. It’s why the expression “just joking” exists. Other times, we use the expression in a manipulative attempt to excuse our mistakes...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 4 months ago 37,656 reads 13 comments

  9. Yankees' Derek Jeter Becomes 1st to Play 20-Plus Years Without a Losing Season

    The 2014 MLB Postseason is already well underway, but a familiar face in baseball is missing from this season's playoffs...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 4 months ago 2,782 reads 12 comments

  10. The Rock Surprises Crowd at WWE Raw, Starts 'Derek Jeter' Chant

    The Rock swung into WWE Raw on Monday night, helping salvage an otherwise strange and regrettable parade of dinosaur costumes and wine bottles...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 4 months ago 49,461 reads 54 comments

  11. Derek Jeter Creates Website Where Athletes Can Connect with Fans

    Derek Jeter always did a good job of keeping his personal life private during his 20-year career with the New York Yankees, but now he is giving professional athletes an opportunity to be open with their fans...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 4 months ago 45,158 reads 35 comments

  12. Derek Jeter: Deconstructing the Myth of the Yankee Captain

    There is fact, and there is legend. There is Derek Jeter the ballplayer, and there is Derek Jeter the myth, and the myth—reflected in the outpouring of adulation and parade of ...

    Dennis Doyle Written by Dennis Doyle about 4 months ago 1,015 reads 0 comments

  13. Where Should New York Yankees Turn to Replace Derek Jeter at Shortstop in 2015?

    Derek Jeter 's career is over, and for the first time in 20 years, the New York Yankees must think about replacing their captain. The void Jeter will leave in the locker room and off the field cannot be filled...

    Ben Carsley Written by Ben Carsley about 4 months ago 43,673 reads 177 comments

  14. Ranking Derek Jeter's 2014 Farewell Tour Gifts from Worst to First

    It's possible this Derek Jeter retirement tour got a little out of hand somewhere between a kayak, an all-expenses-paid trip to something called the "Castle of the Rockies " and a salute from astronauts in space...

    Peter F. Richman Written by Peter F. Richman about 4 months ago 10,316 reads 2 comments

  15. Derek Jeter Records RBI Infield Single Against Red Sox for Final Hit of Career

    Against the Boston Red Sox on Sunday, New York Yankees captain Derek Jeter recorded the 3,465th—and final—hit of his 20-year career. Jeter knocked in a run on an infield single against Red Sox pitcher Clay Buchholz in the third inning...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 4 months ago 179,568 reads 62 comments

  16. Reflecting on All That Derek Jeter Was

    On Thursday night, the crowd at Yankee Stadium erupted time and time again. DER-EK JE -TER... DER-EK JE -TER... DER-EK JE -TER! It was Derek Jeter 's final game in the Bronx, the last time he would don his iconic No...

    Gary  Phillips Written by Gary Phillips about 4 months ago 1,490 reads 0 comments

  17. Ranking Derek Jeter's Career Among the 10 Greatest MLB Shortstops of All Time

    The end of the 2014 MLB regular season is here, and with it comes the end of one of the greatest playing careers of this generation, as Derek Jeter gets ready to don the Yankee pinstripes one final time on Sunday in Boston...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 4 months ago 19,121 reads 54 comments

  18. Where Does Derek Jeter's Hall of Fame Career Stand Among His Peers?

    This is it, you guys. The day has finally come. It's time to bid Derek Jeter his final farewell. After the longtime New York Yankees shortstop plays one last game Sunday against ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 4 months ago 47,650 reads 194 comments

  19. Derek Jeter Receives Standing Ovation Before 1st At-Bat in Boston's Fenway Park

    New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter 's final career games will wrap up in Boston's Fenway Park, and so far Red Sox Nation has shown nothing but class toward the Captain...

    Tristan Thornburgh Written by Tristan Thornburgh about 4 months ago 116,047 reads 83 comments

  20. Derek Jeter Injury: Updates on Yankees Star's Status and Return

    Derek Jeter 's final series as a member of the New York Yankees could end with a whimper. The soon-to-be retired star was taken out in the fifth inning of Saturday's game against Boston at Fenway Park for undisclosed reasons...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 months ago 14,693 reads 8 comments

  21. Derek Jeter Truther Wants You to Know the Captain's Final Home Game Was Rigged

    You might have tuned into NBC Sports last night and thought, “Damn, this is a long Derek Jeter commercial.” And you wouldn’t have been entirely wrong...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 4 months ago 580,973 reads 636 comments

  22. Yankees Ball Boy Pulls Switcheroo to Keep Derek Jeter Foul Ball

    Ah, yes. The old switcheroo . The bait-and-switch is a mainstay of old ballpark cons, but one young ball boy wet his feet in the art at Yankee Stadium on Thursday night...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 4 months ago 120,368 reads 40 comments

  23. Ranking Derek Jeter's Top 5 Yankees vs. Red Sox Rivalry Moments

    Derek Jeter enjoyed one more signature moment in his storied career on Thursday night, hitting a walk-off single in his last at-bat at Yankees Stadium . It was a fitting end to Jeter’s time in New York...

    Ben Carsley Written by Ben Carsley about 4 months ago 3,211 reads 6 comments

  24. Derek Jeter Authors One More Legendary Moment in Goodbye to Yankee Stadium

    NEW YORK — Moments unspooled on the gargantuan video board between innings all night, Derek Jeter as he so often appeared: Larger than life...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 4 months ago 240,391 reads 149 comments

  25. Derek Jeter vs. Orioles: Highlights, Twitter Reaction from Star's Last Home Game

    Updates from Saturday, Sept. 27 Brendan Kuty of NJ.com has an update on Jeter's status for Saturday's game: Updates from Friday, Sept. 26 Ian Browne of MLB ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 months ago 110,554 reads 194 comments