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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Boston Radio Guy Will Probably Get Fired for Erin Andrews Rant [Video]

The big story from the Major League Baseball All-Star Game on Tuesday night was the controversy surrounding St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright and the New York Yankees' Derek Jeter.

While being interviewed during the game, Wainwright, basically, said that he pitched a softball to Jeter out of respect, since he's retiring and this is his last All-Star Game.

That caused everyone to freak out, since the winner of the All-Star Game determines home-field advantage for the World Series.

Erin Andrews, of Fox Sports, interviewed Wainwright later in the game. He clarified, basically saying: "I was kidding."

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97.9 WGRD’s Take Me Out to the Ballgame Contest

Summer is officially here and baseball season is in full swing!

97.9 WGRD wants to make sure you get to see your favorite Major League Baseball teams play this year, regardless of whether that's the Detroit Tigers, Chicago White Sox, Chicago Cubs or some other team.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Red Sox Color Commentator Jerry Remy Loses Tooth During Cubs Game Broadcast [Video]

About halfway through the broadcast of the Boston Red Sox-Chicago Cubs Major League Baseball game Wednesday night, Red Sox color commentator Jerry Remy had something happen to him that has never happened before: His tooth fell out.

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97.9 WGRD’s Take Me Out to the Ballgame Contest

Summer is officially here and baseball season is in full swing!

97.9 WGRD wants to make sure you get to see your favorite Major League Baseball teams play this year, regardless of whether that's the Detroit Tigers, Chicago White Sox, Chicago Cubs or some other team.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Philadelphia Phillies Play-By-Play Guy Catches Home Run Ball [Video]

It's always fun to see a great catch by a fan when a foul ball or home run ball lands in the stands at a baseball game.

A couple of weeks ago, we shared the awesome video of a dad who snagged a ball while carrying his kid up the tunnel from the concourse.

This time around, it was a play-by-play guy, not a fan, who made the catch.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Clayton Kershaw’s Slow-Motion Gatorade Bath [Video]

Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw threw the second no-hitter of the Major League Baseball season on Wednesday night.

It was nearly a perfect game, but the Dodgers had an error in the seventh inning. He had 15 strikeounts in Los Angeles' 8-0 win over the Colorado Rockies.

In the age-old tradition of the great American pastime, Kershaw was the recipient of a Gatorade bath while being interviewed after the game.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Milwaukee Brewers Catcher Makes Great Attack Ad for All-Star Votes [Video]

Major League Baseball All-Star voting has always been pretty run of the mill.

You go to the ballpark, fill out a ballot and that's about it. Hopefully, your favorite player makes the cut.

But this year, Milwaukee Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy is spicing things up a bit.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: 50 Cent Throws Out Worst First Pitch Since Hot Wings [Video]

A couple years ago, when Hot Wings threw out the first pitch at a West Michigan Whitecaps Midwest League baseball game, we thought that it was the worst first pitch to ever be thrown.

But step aside, Mr. Wings. There's a new worst first pitch in town!

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Is This Catch of Year from Los Angeles Dodgers’ Yasiel Puig? [Video]

It's pretty early in the Major League Baseball season, but we already have what may end up being the greatest catch of the year from Yasiel Puig, an outfielder for the Los Angeles Dodgers.

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Metallica Rock National Anthem at San Francisco Giants Game

This past Friday (May 16) marked the second annual 'Metallica Night' at the San Francisco Giants' AT&T Park, and the metal legends got the festivities going with a rendition of 'The Star-Spangled Banner' before the Giants took on the Miami Marlins.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Oakland Athletics’ Josh Reddick Uses ‘Careless Whisper’ As His Walk-Up Song [Video]

Baseball players take great pride in their walk-up songs, the tunes which play when they're going up to bat.

Most of the time, it's a rock song used to pump them up before their at bat.

The Oakland Athletics' Josh Reddick, though, chose an alternate route. For the past few games, he's been using the '80s hit from George Michael and Wham!, "Careless Whisper."

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: New York Yankees Pitcher Michael Pineda Ejected for Using Pine Tar [Video]

For years, baseball pitchers have been trying to get a little bit of an edge by using substances like pine tar to get a better grip on the ball.

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