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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Miss Texas Throws Out Awful First Pitch [Video]

It's safe to say that the talent competition at the Miss Texas pageant doesn't involve pitching.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Crazy Minor League Baseball Manager Has Complete Meltdown [Video]

The manager of the Myrtle Beach Pelicans minor league baseball team has a record of melting down during games.

Well, he's done it again.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: ‘Fox & Friends’ Host Asks Little League Baseball Player Why She Doesn’t Play ‘Female-Friendly’ Sport [Video]

The other day, we posted about 13-year-old Mo'Ne Davis, who pitched a shutout in the Mid-Atlantic regional championship to send her Philadelphia team to the Little League Baseball World Series.

She's got a fastball that reaches 70 miles per hour and left a bunch of batters standing there wondering what the heck just happened. It's a great story, because Davis is tearing down gender barriers by being the only girl on the team.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Chicago Cubs Fan Makes Death-Defying Home Run Ball Catch [Video]

The Chicago Cubs are so bad their fans make better plays than the players.

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Courtesy Taney Youth Baseball Association
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: 13-Year-Old Girl’s Shutout Sends Team to Little League Baseball World Series [Video]

Pitching a shutout can be a pretty hard thing to accomplish in baseball.

However, 13-year-old Mo'Ne Davis is doing it with style in leading Philadelphia's Taney Youth Baseball Association All-Stars to the Little League Baseball World Series.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Washington Nationals Manager Matt Williams Gets Fussy Over News Conference Question [Video]

Matt Williams, the manager of the Washington Nationals, does a weekly radio spot on a Washington, D.C., radio station.

The other day, he was asked about outfielder Bryce Harper, who has been struggling as of late. A hypothetical question was posed that Harper be sent down to the Nationals' AAA affiliate, Syracuse, for a few games to see if he can get back on track. Williams answered the question, saying that it was not a terrible idea, but that was not what he had planned for Harper.

In a news conference Wednesday afternoon, the topic came up again and it was obvious that Williams DID NOT want to discuss it any further.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Baseball Player Flings Bat Into Stands on Consecutive Pitches [Video]

One of the exciting things about being in the stands at a baseball game is the chance of catching either a foul ball or home run. But what is less exciting is having the bat ending up in the stands instead of the ball.

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Tanya Klunder of Wyoming Wins Take Me Out to the Ballgame Contest

Congratulations to Tanya Klunder, of Wyoming!

She is the winner of 97.9 WGRD's Take Me Out to the Ballgame contest!

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Guy With No Arms Throws Out First Pitch [Video]

SPOILER ALERT. Everything you need to know about this video is covered in this post's headline: Guy with no arms throws out first pitch.

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Championship Little League Team Is Led by Secret Weapon; You Won’t Believe Who [Video]

Boy, oh, boy can this girl play baseball.

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Vin Scully Will Return for Incredible 66th Season as Los Angeles Dodgers Announcer [VIDEO]

Vin Scully isn't ready to hang up his microphone yet.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Greg Maddux References Lighting Farts On Fire During Baseball Hall of Fame Speech [Video]

Former Major League Baseball pitcher Greg Maddux, best known for his time with the Chicago Cubs and Atlanta Braves, was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame over the weekend.

As with every other inductee in Cooperstown, N.Y., Maddux gave a speech in which he talked about his career, his influences and thanked those that helped him along the way.

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