Matt Garza Went On A Misogynistic Rant Because Of A Squeeze Play

Matt Garza often has issues throwing to first base and the Athletics—who attempted four bunts yesterday, including Coco Crisp's game-opening single and Eric Sogard's sacrifice immediately after—had an obvious plan to try to get in Garza's head. Turns out, it worked. Also turns out, Matt Garza has issues with anger and… » 8/04/13 9:50am 8/04/13 9:50am

Matt Garza Could Be Bound For Detroit

Your roundup of all the hottest hot-stove items of the day (and whatever shit Ken Rosenthal is throwing against the wall). This is ... HOT FUCKING STOVE! » 1/10/12 7:20pm 1/10/12 7:20pm

Confusion Over Garza-Benoit Confusion Finally Resolved

So the Chicago Sun-Times wasn't the only paper to mix up Matt Garza and Joaquín Benoit. The Daily Herald made the same mistake. But don't blame the papers. The error originated with a bad cutline from a wire photographer. Asshole. » 1/08/11 9:05pm 1/08/11 9:05pm

Chicago Sun-Times Mixes Up Its Latino Baseball Players

The Cubs on Friday traded for Tampa Bay pitcher Matt Garza. Apparently, this confused the Chicago Sun-Times, which slapped a full-page photo on its back cover of...Joaquín Benoit. Both pitchers are right-handed. Both have facial hair. Let's stop there. » 1/08/11 12:15pm 1/08/11 12:15pm

Last Night's Winner: The Year Of The "Year Of The Pitcher" Stories

In sports, everyone is a winner—some people just win better than others. Like all those people writing all those "year of the pitcher" stories, for whom Matt Garza's no-hitter provided more anecdotal evidence of a trend that probably doesn't exist. » 7/27/10 1:30pm 7/27/10 1:30pm

On The Other Side Of A No-No, Tigers Learn How To Pick Their Battles

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 internets to bring you everything you need to know to start your day. » 7/27/10 9:40am 7/27/10 9:40am

Of All The Horrible Moves The NHL Has Made, This Is...Maybe Not Even…

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. » 7/30/09 6:30am 7/30/09 6:30am

Matt Garza and Bristol Palin Would Like To Talk To You About Teen…

Yesterday, afternoon there was an important town hall meeting to help kids say no to teen pregnancy. (Not cool, Kids!) If a Tampa Bay Ray and a governor's daughter can't set youngsters straight, who can? » 5/07/09 5:50pm 5/07/09 5:50pm