Barry Bonds turns 50 years old today. No matter what you feel about Bonds (personally, he’s the best player I’ve ever seen), we can all agree that this vintage clip (via @Petrovic4ever) in which he gets cursed out by his former manager, Jim Leyland, is highly enjoyable.
Free-agent linebacker James Harrison, in perhaps at attempt to show NFL teams that he is still shape, posted this photo on Instagram Thursday morning.
Biz Markie threw out the first pitch before Wednesday night’s Astros-A’s game in Oakland.
I have to be honest, I never knew "National Anthem Standoff" was a thing that baseball players do, but apparently it’s a tradition. One of these standoffs took place Wednesday between Nationals pitcher Aaron Barrett and Rockies outfielder Brandon Barnes.