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As someone who has been in glasses for every waking minute since second grade, it is absolutely bewildering that glasses are considered cool now. When I first got them, no matter how they tried to dress them up with colors and shapes, it was a mark that, at best, you had poor eyesight. At worst, you were a super-dweeb who would be doomed to never get a date to prom.
Sincewhen Ozzie Virgil Sr. The tiny Caribbean nation, which has a population just under 11 million, hit a milestone in the season with Dominican players on Opening Day rosters. It was the first time a foreign country or territory has exceeded players on Opening Day rosters and a big jump from the 84 Dominican players that opened the season.
Naturally, and thankfully, with the end of hockey comes the start of baseball season and a different breed of men to gawk at. Can we really blame them though? Pitcher — The unnatural motion of pitching is nothing new to them, so go ahead and try out that new unique position you found in the Kama Sutraa pitcher would be up for the challenge.
Baseball is as sexy as a spectator sport gets. Let me tell you right off the bat as it were what I don't mean by that. I don't mean anything having to do with groupies, so you can forget about Bull Durham and its only-in-Hollywood Whitman-spouting, financially carefree heroine.
Maybe it's the tight uniforms, or perhaps you just have a healthy appreciation for an excellent bulge. Either way, there is sure as hell something besides the Cracker Jacks and home runs that fill the stadiums at Major League Baseball games. Here's to the guys who make our national pastime a whole lot more fun to watch.
The hottest baseball wives and girlfriends prove that behind every scruffy Major League Baseball player there is a much more attractive wife or girlfriend. From the professional athletes to the reality television stars to the models, the hottest baseball WAGs is reason alone for most men to achieve their childhood dreams of joining the majors. Similar to the hottest basketball wives and girlfriends, many of the lovely ladies featured on this list are reality television stars in a series chronicling the life of being married to, dating or divorced from a professional baseball player.
Bartolo Colon — the year-old starting pitcher who spent the past three seasons in New York — agreed to a deal with the Atlanta Braves on Friday. Affectionately called Big Sexy by teammates and the media, Colon is known for providing both laughable moments and surprising athleticism, considering his stout frame. He also gave the Mets pitching depth in a season plagued by injuries.
If you follow Major League Baseball, then you must know that one of the perks of keeping up with baseball season is that you get to enjoy the view of multiple sexy athletes running from base to base. Not only does this Cuban baseball player you blind you with the brightness of his smile, he also makes your heart melt with how adorable and sweet of a dad he is to his son. At only 21 years old, this handsome smile athlete plays for the New York Yankees as their second baseman.
As children, many of us had dreams and hopes of being a professional athlete one day but sadly, only a few of us have what it takes to make it big. Men want to be them, women want to date them and almost everyone knows their names. Although there is a lot of pressure being in the spotlight, the risk is not as great as the reward.