Chuck Knoblauch Charged With Assaulting Ex; HOF Induction Called Off

Chuck Knoblauch's induction into the Twins Hall of Fame has been canceled—not just postponed, but canceled, as in, he simply won't be put into the Twins Hall of Fame—after the former player was arrested and accused of beating up his ex-wife. » 7/24/14 4:43pm 7/24/14 4:43pm

Chuck Knoblauch And The Retweeted Ass: A Short, NSFW Story

It began with an email on Wednesday night/early Thursday. Our tipster pointed out that former MLB player Chuck Knoblauch had retweeted a photo of what appeared to be a bare ass on his Twitter. Indeed, there was a naked ass, but it wasn't a particularly compelling story at the time. I screencapped it in case anything… » 5/23/14 2:31am 5/23/14 2:31am

My Night With The Fake Chuck Knoblauch

As soon as I walk in I try and spot the problem cases. I start my job as doorman in a Brooklyn bar around 9, and by that point on a Friday you've already got a handful of people turned way on. Friday night was kinda crowded, couple of SHOT! SHOT! chanters, one guy nodding off on his stool, but for the most part… » 8/19/12 2:00pm 8/19/12 2:00pm

Where In The World Was Chuck Knoblauch This Weekend?

When a story involving a visibly intoxicated Chuck Knoblauch hitting on women on a late-night Brooklyn subway ride surfaced yesterday, we were surprised and not surprised. Surprised because Knoblauch is about the most random former major leaguer imaginable—a good-to-very-good infielder who won four championships for… » 5/22/12 4:05pm 5/22/12 4:05pm

"A Drunk Chuck Knoblauch Hit On Us On The G Train"

The G Train, after dark, on a weekend, is a place where magical things happen. You may never get to where you actually want to go, but you'll find yourself right where you need to be. Witness the tale of Erin, a young woman from Brooklyn, who just wanted to get home last night. What she never expected was to run into… » 5/21/12 2:55pm 5/21/12 2:55pm

Chuck Knoblauch's Official Twitter Account Gets Angry, Profane And…

We're not sure exactly what prompted the rampage that came from @chuckknoblauch, the verified Twitter account of the former Yankees and Twins second baseman, circa 1:30 a.m. ET Friday night, but it must have been bad. As of an hour later, Knoblauch hadn't blamed any hackers, or taken down the offending tweets. We can… » 10/08/11 2:45am 10/08/11 2:45am

Brian Giles' Attorney Takes Ball Out During Trial Break And Has Chuck…

Here's Brent Schrotenboer, who's making his career covering this trial like Star Jones did with O.J., writing in the San Diego Union-Tribune: » 4/13/11 12:10pm 4/13/11 12:10pm

Cockpunch Night In The NIT

Because no one reads the newspaper, and SportsCenter's anchors are too perky for this early in the morning, Deadspin combs the best of the broadsheets and the blogosphere to bring you everything you need to know to start your day. » 3/17/10 6:30am 3/17/10 6:30am

Chuck Knoblauch Arrested For Assault

The former major leaguer was charged with choking his common law wife and hitting her in the face. I think it's safe to say he didn't hit her with a baseball. (Hey, at least I didn't mention the steroids!) [KARE11] » 9/29/09 6:15pm 9/29/09 6:15pm