Phillies Play-By-Play Guy Catches Home Run, Throws Ball Back On Field

The Phillies announced earlier in the week that their three-man broadcast team of Tom McCarthy, Canadian Stone Cold Steve Austin Matt Stairs, and Jamie Moyer would call Friday night's game against the Braves from a special location in centerfield. Good idea! » 6/28/14 10:10am 6/28/14 10:10am

Jamie Moyer Is Becoming Baseball's Very Own Willy Loman

Moyer, if you'll recall, started the season with the Colorado Rockies and was soon designated for assignment after going 2-5. He then signed a minor league deal with the Baltimore Orioles. A clause in that contract required the Orioles to either promote Moyer to the big league club or release him after three starts… » 6/24/12 2:34pm 6/24/12 2:34pm

Look Mom, No Hands: Home Run Edition

Old Man Moyer will be shaking his cane at kids for days after this one. On a day when he gave up four home runs and allowed seven runs against the Cincinnati Reds, this right here will stick in his craw most. Todd Frazier hit a home run in the bottom of the fourth by essentially throwing his bat at the ball. » 5/27/12 4:36pm 5/27/12 4:36pm

Jamie Moyer Continues To Break Every Oldest Baseball Player's Record

Record-breaking old man Jamie Moyer, who legend has it is older than dirt, legged out a two-run infield single tonight, becoming the geezeriest ballplayer to ever drive in a run. Pitcher Jack Quinn of the Brooklyn Dodgers was 48 years, 11 months, and six days when he hit a three-run double back in 1932, so at least… » 5/16/12 11:50pm 5/16/12 11:50pm

Jamie Moyer Has The Oldest Grudges In Major League Baseball, Too

Nobody survives till age 49 in the major leagues without making enemies. Hence Jamie Moyer's dustup with whippersnapper Chipper Jones this weekend. And before that, the middle-aged mushballer talked to Westword for a feature story. In one of the outtakes, he explained that he had come close to signing this year not… » 5/08/12 1:20pm 5/08/12 1:20pm

Jamie Moyer Has Faced 8.9 Percent Of All MLB Hitters Ever

Every morning, the fine folks at Sports Radio Interviews sift through the a.m. drive-time chatter to bring you the best interviews with coaches, players, and personalities across the sports landscape. Today: The 49-year-old Moyer keeps on chugging. » 4/19/12 5:05pm 4/19/12 5:05pm

Jamie Moyer Becomes Oldest Pitcher In Baseball History To Win A Game

Good for Jamie Moyer, who pitched seven effective innings against the Padres Tuesday night to earn the 268th win of his never-ending and perpetual baseball career. At the age of 49 years, 150 days, he also became the oldest geezer to win a MLB game. » 4/17/12 11:55pm 4/17/12 11:55pm

Jamie Moyer Made The Colorado Rockies Rotation, Is Old

Not only did Moyer make the rotation, he is slotted to be the second starter behind Jeremy Guthrie. He is 49 years old and will become the oldest pitcher to win a game in the Major Leagues. Notes the Denver Post: » 3/31/12 9:46am 3/31/12 9:46am

Jamie Moyer Will Begin Rehab And Hopes To Pitch In 2012, Despite That…

The Phillies have steamrolled the National League this year, and it seems like they've been doing that a lot lately. But they've done it without their soft-tossing lefty on-field mascot, Jamie Moyer, whose slow, painful, surprising march to 300 wins was undone last year by his ulnar collateral ligament. » 8/29/11 4:00pm 8/29/11 4:00pm

Is Jim McMahon's Brain The NFL's Worst Public-Relations Nightmare Or…

Back in his playing days, the only quarterback who has ever led the Chicago Bears to a Super Bowl victory was feisty enough to wear a headband when told he couldn't. Probably a four-game suspension today. » 11/07/10 6:00pm 11/07/10 6:00pm

HGH Is P.O.'ed At T.O.

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. » 10/01/09 6:30am 10/01/09 6:30am


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. » 8/12/09 6:30am 8/12/09 6:30am

Jamie Moyer Is Sad About These Kids And Their Steroids

Spring Training is here (huzzah!), but all people want to talk about is steroids. Anyone wearing a baseball hat will be asked about it, but no opinion carries more weight than Jamie Moyer's. » 2/16/09 3:00pm 2/16/09 3:00pm

Jamie Moyer Was Sick Last Night, In A Very Literal Way

Last night's pitching performance by Jamie Moyer is already becoming the stuff that legends are made of. Not only did the 167-year-old baffle the Rays hitters with pinpoint accuracy and a fastball that barely reached 80mph, but according to Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal - who would be one sick bastard if he's just making… » 10/26/08 6:00pm 10/26/08 6:00pm