1. Cold Hard Fact for Tuesday, July 15, 2014

    Fact: Yoenis Cespedes is the first player to hit at least 30 homers in two different Home Run Derby competitions. He hit 32 in 2013 and 30 in 2014...

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  2. Gareth Bale Celebrates 25th Birthday After a Very Big Year at Real Madrid

    Four years ago, Gareth Bale was just a young Tottenham left-back trying to crack the starting XI. He now ranks among world football's elite, commanded the highest transfer fee ever and has a Champions League title with Real Madrid under his belt.

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 2 months ago 3,278 reads 8 comments

  3. Cold Hard Fact for Monday, July 14, 2014

    Fact: Assuming this current roster stays intact, the Cleveland Cavaliers will be the first team in 25 years to have four No. 1 picks (LeBron James in 2003, Kyrie Irving in 2011, Anthony Bennett in 2013 and Andrew Wiggins in 2014)...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 2 months ago 77,003 reads 124 comments

  4. Cold Hard Fact for Sunday, July 13, 2014

    Fact: Only two nations have successfully defended the World Cup title: Italy in 1938 and Brazil in 1962. Spain, who won the World Cup in 2010, was eliminated in the first round of this tournament...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 2 months ago 28,961 reads 26 comments

  5. Cold Hard Fact for Saturday, July 12, 2014

    Fact: Brazil have never lost to a team three times in World Cup history. Its two World Cup losses to the Netherlands are tied with Hungary, France and Italy for the most versus a single team...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 2 months ago 17,889 reads 4 comments

  6. Andrew Miller Hinting at Future as Boston Red Sox Closer

    The Boston Red Sox have had a very disappointing 2014 season. Their offense, projected to be one of baseball's best before the year began, ranks just 26th in the majors in runs scored with 354...

    Ben Carsley Written by Ben Carsley about 2 months ago 2,527 reads 0 comments

  7. Joe Root and James Anderson's 198-Run Stand: Analysis and Records Broken

    When Joe Root and James Anderson came together with England on 298-9, many would have been feeling that the hosts were about to concede a massive first-innings lead...

    Chris Teale Written by Chris Teale about 2 months ago 782 reads 0 comments

  8. Cold Hard Fact for Friday, July 11, 2014

    Fact: Luis Suarez has transferred to Barcelona for $128M, 3rd-largest transfer fee in soccer history and largest ever for a South American player Source: ESPN Stats & ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 2 months ago 23,073 reads 23 comments

  9. San Francisco 49ers: How Will Colin Kaepernick Develop in 2014?

    How good will Colin Kaepernick be next season? There’s no single player who will impact the fate of the 2014 San Francisco 49ers more than their newly extended quarterback, ...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 2 months ago 20,706 reads 101 comments

  10. Scouting Reports for Boston Red Sox Prospects in the 2014 Futures Game

    On Sunday July 13, the SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game will be held at Minnesota 's Target Field. The contest pits top MLB prospects from the U.S. against their international counterparts...

    Mark Vandeusen Written by Mark Vandeusen about 2 months ago 1,091 reads 0 comments

  11. Cold Hard Fact for Thursday, July 10, 2014

    Fact: This will be the third time Argentina and Germany meet in the World Cup final. Germany won in 1990. Argentina won in 1986...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 2 months ago 11,045 reads 0 comments

  12. Breaking Down the Causes of Formula 1 Retirements in 2014 as Grid Penalties Loom

    Remember in the days before this season's Australian Grand Prix , when everyone was asking questions like, "What happens if all 22 cars retire from the race?" Thankfully, ...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 2 months ago 2,409 reads 0 comments

  13. Cold Hard Fact for Wednesday, July 9, 2014

    Fact: Germany's 7-1 win over Brazil was the worst loss by a host country in World Cup history, doubling the previous record margin...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 2 months ago 9,755 reads 6 comments

  14. Auburn Football: 5 Stats Tigers Must Improve in 2014

    Although Auburn is returning most of its starters from a team that was seconds away from a national championship, widespread progress must be made over the long offseason...

    Justin Ferguson Written by Justin Ferguson about 2 months ago 4,784 reads 6 comments

  15. San Francisco 49ers: Adapting Stevie Johnson's Stats to San Francisco's Offense

    How good is Stevie Johnson, the new receiver for the San Francisco 49ers ? Pretty good, certainly. Before last year, when he missed four games with a variety of injuries and nagging ...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 2 months ago 14,890 reads 51 comments

  16. Cold Hard Fact for Tuesday, July 8, 2014

    Brazil vs. Germany is a meeting of the two teams that have played the most World Cup games (Germany 104, Brazil 102 entering the game)...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 2 months ago 8,229 reads 2 comments

  17. San Francisco 49ers: How Will Age and Carlos Hyde Affect Frank Gore's Carries?

    One of the top stories for the San Francisco 49ers this offseason has been what the future holds for Frank Gore . Gore turned 31 in May, and the end of his career is closer than the beginning of it...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 2 months ago 10,912 reads 46 comments

  18. Cold Hard Fact for Monday, July 7, 2014

    Fact: S ix nations have won the World Cup playing on their home soil: Uruguay in 1930, Italy in 1934, England in 1966, Germany in 1974, Argentina in 1978 and France in 1998...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 2 months ago 16,866 reads 5 comments

  19. Stock Up, Stock Down for Cincinnati Reds' Top 10 Prospects for Week 14

    Billy Hamilton has been fantastic for the Cincinnati Reds in 2014, but the club has plenty of talent in the minor leagues that fans should be keeping an eye on...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 2 months ago 1,471 reads 0 comments

  20. Cold Hard Fact for Sunday, July 6, 2014

    Fact: Novak Djokovic is the 10th man with at least seven Grand Slam titles in the Open Era (since 1968)...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 2 months ago 7,473 reads 7 comments

  21. Cold Hard Fact for Saturday, July 5, 2014

    Fact: Brazil has won 70 World Cup matches all time , the most of any country. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 3 months ago 10,223 reads 8 comments

  22. Why Phoenix Suns Have to Do Whatever It Takes to Keep Eric Bledsoe

    Restricted free agency is a tricky business. The overall concept is fairly intuitive —the "home" team has the right to match any offer sheet the restricted free agent signs ...

    Jared Dubin Written by Jared Dubin about 3 months ago 3,726 reads 10 comments

  23. Cold Hard Fact for Friday, July 4, 2014

    Fact: Masahiro Tanaka became the first Yankees rookie to win 12 games by the All-Star break...

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  24. Cricket Stats: Looking for Data to Support India Winning Test Series in England

    India will embark on a five-Test series against England next week, looking to banish the painful memories of the nation's last trip to English shores in 2011...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 3 months ago 882 reads 1 comments

  25. Cold Hard Fact for Thursday, July 3, 2014

    Fact: This is the first time in World Cup history that all eight group winners have advanced to the quarterfinals...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 3 months ago 15,948 reads 9 comments