Blue Jays Beer Thrower Has Been Identified
Baseball’s biggest mystery has been solved and the Toronto beer thrower is Ken Pagan, a journalist who most recently worked at PostMedia. Even better, The Toronto Sun newspaper, owned by PostMedia, was offering a $1,000 award to anyone who identified the beer tosser. Shout out to the Twitter sleuths who solved this case.
Giants Advance. Mets Go Home.
Conor Gillaspie hit a three-run homer in the ninth inning to lead the Giants past the Mets and into the NLDS. The game was mostly a duel between two pitchers with very long names—Madison Bumgarner and Noah Syndergaard. The Mets (and their blond hair) benefited from a bad replay review but it wasn’t enough to outlast the Giants.
Baseball Players Get the Dumbest Injuries
Melanie Iglesias: Lovely Lady of the Day
Here’s What Bart Scott Would Do To Odell Beckham Jr.
“Get that helmet off and I’ll grab that little mullet ponytail. You ever seen somebody grab somebody, like two women fight and they grab their hair? … I’d pull his hair back and smack the hell out of him. Like, listen: you know better.” I’ve never liked Bart Scott so much.
The World’s Sexiest Hurdler
Michelle Jenneke, a former SI Swimsuit model, will not take part in the 2020 Olympics after her funding was cut due to a poor performance in Rio. On the bright side, we’ll always have this sexy pre-race dance to remember her by.
NFL Teams as Pokemon Characters
Happy Birthday, Tony Dungy
Best Sign of the
Night Month Year Ever
St. Louis University got rid of its awful new mascot … People are not happy about a Curves Connect ad that ran during MLB’s wildcard game … The Oregon football team has worn a lot of uniforms over the years. We’ve ranked them … Johnny Manziel‘s suspension has been lifted and he can sign with any NFL team …I definitely received one of these scam IRS calls and I’m glad I didn’t give them any money … Here’s what a day in the life of an SI Swimsuit model looks like … Love this 102-year-old woman who got arrested so she could check an item off her bucket list.
Manute vs. Mullin
Throwback Thursday: Brooklyn Decker in Arizona