Major League batters see, on average, about four pitches per at-bat. So something like an 8-pitch at-bat is considered pretty long.
Thanks for playing the TuesdayÂ Brain Game. Enjoy:
Six major-league sports teams currently in the "big four" (MLB, NFL, NBA, NHL) have names with the initials C.B.
The 2010 FIFA World Cup begins June 11th in South Africa. The whole world is watching!
Sunday, the annual Indianapolis 500 race will be held at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
We've written about the Quidditch World Cup before -- it's a competition in which muggles play a real-world version of the fictional Harry Potter game.
The 136th annual Kentucky Derby is tomorrow. To get into the mood, here are some classic races from all over featuring creatively-named horses.
Last week, after Texas Stadium was demolished, I emailed blog overlord Jason English to pitch this Late Movies about demolished stadiums.
"Last year, more Americans went to symphonies than went to baseball games.
Jamaica is not sending a bobsled team to Vancouver for the Winter Games, but the Caribbean nation will be represented by one skier.
In Washington, DC, Redskins fans are mailing "Fan Cards" to team headquarters and local media outlets, renouncing their fandom as a result of the actions of owner Daniel Snyder.