The Year (And Then Some) In Crude Illustrations

There are times when American copyright law prevents us from bringing you the vivid photography and video you've come to expect from Deadspin. On these occasions, we are forced to turn to more rudimentary forms of representation: MS Paint drawings. Here is a collection of drawings by this site's editor in chief, Tommy… » 12/31/12 4:00pm 12/31/12 4:00pm

Dale Murphy's Son Drew His Dad This Heartwarming Cartoon

It's Dale Murphy's 15th and final year on the Hall of Fame ballot, and while his chances of getting in are slim, his children are doing their part to honor him the way they remember him. Tyson Murphy isn't a sports fan—he's an artist at Blizzard Entertainment, the video game developer responsible for the World of… » 12/18/12 10:45am 12/18/12 10:45am

MLB Won't Let Us Show You Travis Snider Breaking His Bat Over His Knee,…

Travis Snider struck out with the bases loaded in the sixth against the Yankees yesterday and Bo Jacksoned his bat in two. It was pretty cool, especially considering that Snider went on to win the game with a two-out double in the 10th. As you know, we can't show you the video, lest we step on MLB's god-given right to… » 4/20/11 5:55pm 4/20/11 5:55pm

MLB Won't Let Us Show You Video Of Justin Verlander's Amusing Balk, So…

Justin Verlander had a weird little blooper against the A's on Saturday wherein he stepped off the rubber as if to throw to first but wound up going home anyway, nearly plunking David DeJesus in the process. It was funny. We'd show you the video, but if we did Major League Baseball would get its crinoline in a bunch… » 4/18/11 1:11pm 4/18/11 1:11pm