Did Mike Trout Lose The Gold Glove Because His Corner Outfielders Were…

The Gold Gloves were handed out this week, and without Derek Jeter as a finalist, we were prepared for a controversy-free awards. We were wrong. Mike Trout, the statistical darling who’s totally going to lose the MVP to Miguel Cabrera, couldn’t even get named his league’s best center fielder, losing out to… » 11/01/12 1:53pm 11/01/12 1:53pm

Rawlings Sues Wilson Over Brandon Phillips's "Gold" Glove

The Gold Gloves are mostly pointless, and largely a corporate gimmick. (They're officially the Rawlings Gold Glove Awards, and have been since 1957, when they were thought up by a Rawlings sales manager for some free advertising.) They have cachet, because they're voted on by managers and coaches, and there's no other… » 7/09/12 1:25pm 7/09/12 1:25pm

A Little Holier-Than-Thou From Someone Who Handles Pigskin Every Week,…

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. » 11/12/09 6:30am 11/12/09 6:30am

SEC Refs Are Afraid Of Technology. Like, 1990s Technology.

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. » 11/11/09 6:30am 11/11/09 6:30am