No, That Wasn't Gary Sheffield And Dave Stewart Fighting Over A Client

Gary Sheffield Is Now An Agent, And He Wants You To Know That He Still…

If you follow the insane micromovements of the baseball hot stove season, you probably, over the past year or two, had a reaction like the one Hardball Talk had in February. "Apparently, Gary Sheffield is an agent," the headline read. Sheffield had just negotiated a minor-league deal for journeyman knuckleballer Josh… » 10/23/12 9:55am 10/23/12 9:55am

Big Ben Hurt; You May Commence Panicking

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. » 8/21/09 6:30am 8/21/09 6:30am

NYC Athletes Address The Evils Of The Internet

Gary Sheffield has a solution, though: "It shouldn't be against the law to take the picture, but to post it and say something negative I think should be against the law. It's like an invasion of privacy." [NYP] » 5/27/09 10:15am 5/27/09 10:15am

Tigers Don't Need Gary Sheffield After All

Detroit has dumped their $14 million DH with 499 career home runs. Oh, don't worry ... he gets to keep the money! [MLB; But The Game Is On] » 3/31/09 10:45am 3/31/09 10:45am

Gary Sheffield; No Saner Now Than He Was On Friday

As Gary Sheffield held a large steak to his aching melon over the weekend, Bob Watson, the Major League Baseball official in charge of on-field discipline, confirmed that he will review video of Friday's brawl between the Tigers and Cleveland Indians » 9/22/08 2:15pm 9/22/08 2:15pm to levy possible fines and/or suspensions. Meanwhile, Sheffield…

Our Only Regret Is That Gary Sheffield Does Not Have A Blog

This just in: Joe Torre is still a racist. He also hates puppies, and Flight of the Conchords. Let's get him! Such would be the cry if Gary Sheffield ran baseball. » 8/17/07 9:34am 8/17/07 9:34am

One Grand Salami, Please ... Not On White!

Earlier yesterday, reports leaked that Gary Sheffield said black and white players are treated differently under Yankees skip Joe Torre, Derek Jeter "ain't all the way black," and that he never used steroids because "steroids is something you shoot in your butt," in an upcoming HBO interview. Needless to say,… » 7/14/07 11:14am 7/14/07 11:14am

Gary Sheffield Is Full Of Opinions

As we sift through the carnage of yet another Gary Sheffield interview — and the accompanying brilliant Dugout reaction — we take a look back at the quotable career of Gary Sheffield. 100 Percent Injury Rate has compiled some of Gary's greatest hits throughout the years. Here are a few of our favorites: » 6/04/07 12:15pm 6/04/07 12:15pm

Gary Sheffield, Unlike You Latin Pushovers, Will Not Be Controlled

I don't know if it was the conspiracy he was talking about yesterday, but Gary Sheffield did tell GQ all about his thoughts on why there are dwindling numbers of African-Americans in Major League Baseball. » 6/03/07 4:30pm 6/03/07 4:30pm

Gary Sheffield Will Rip The Lid Off Of It

For "aggressive actions directed at umpire Greg Gibson," Detroit Tigers DH Gary Sheffield was suspended for three games. Sheff broke his bat, and then threw the handle down ... somewhere. He says he threw it towards the dugout, Major League Baseball says he threw it at the ump. » 6/02/07 3:40pm 6/02/07 3:40pm

The Mystery AL 'Roider: Sheffield, Says You

The results are in from our poll asking you who the mystery steroid postseason AL outfielder was, and the winner: Yankees outfielder Gary Sheffield! We supposed we could have guessed that. Despite several commenters' insistence that it couldn't be Sheffield because the story was confirmed by the mystery player's agent… » 10/31/05 4:20pm 10/31/05 4:20pm

What We've All Been Waiting For: Sports Blind Items

We have no idea whether this site is bull or not — that it just launched yesterday makes us a tad suspicious, we'll admit — but, honestly, who cares: Someone has launched a blog that's only blind items about athletes. If it's real, if it's not real, it's a blind item! Like anybody believes them anyway! » 9/14/05 2:12pm 9/14/05 2:12pm

Family Man Gary Sheffield

What's the best way to start your morning? Completely unsubstantiated but undeniably juicy rumors about supposedly "Christian" not-steroid-addled-at-all outfielders! Of course! » 9/09/05 10:17am 9/09/05 10:17am

A Steroid Family Feud

We know it's NFL Kickoff Night, and we know it's kind of a bummer to finish our first day with a post about baseball, but we just find it tough to resist a couple of steroids guys feuding. (We always imagine them having counterintuitive arguments about who has smaller testicles.) » 9/08/05 6:11pm 9/08/05 6:11pm

The Day Of Rumor Reckoning

Well, today's the day. The Interweb has been all abuzz with rumors for days now that Roger Clemens/Johnny Damon/Gary Sheffield were about to be squashed under the steroid hammer of MLB. The Web was so a-twitter about everything that even the dinosaur print reporters noticed what was going on. (Dan Shanoff even wrote… » 8/22/05 10:19am 8/22/05 10:19am

Sheffield Story Eats Itself

We've been hearing all week about how Yankees outfielder Gary Sheffield is a total whiner and apparently is misquoted as soon as he said something interesting, so we figured we'd just check out this infamous New York Magazine story and find out what the whole rigmarole was about. » 8/08/05 10:26am 8/08/05 10:26am