MLB Network Puts Mitch Williams On Hiatus

MLB Network analyst Mitch Williams is on an indefinite leave of absence from the league-owned cable channel after a series of incidents at a youth baseball tournament that witnesses tell us included the former big-league hurler calling a ten-year-old "a pussy." » 5/19/14 11:13am 5/19/14 11:13am

Witnesses: Mitch Williams Called Child "A Pussy," Ordered Beanball

The fallout continues from MLB Network analyst Mitch Williams's meltdown at a Ripken Baseball youth tournament this past weekend, as parents and coaches tell Deadspin that "The Wild Thing" called one child "a pussy" while ordering one of his own 10-year-old players to hit the opposing pitcher with a beanball. » 5/16/14 2:15pm 5/16/14 2:15pm

Mitch Williams Ejected From Child's Baseball Game For Arguing, Cursing

MLB Network analyst Mitch Williams was ejected Saturday from a baseball game for 10-year-olds after a profanity-laced tirade in which he called an umpire a "motherfucker" in front of the children, observers tell us. » 5/11/14 8:30pm 5/11/14 8:30pm

Yu Darvish Loses Perfect Game On Error, Sparks Argument On MLB Network

Yu Darvish's perfect game bid tonight against the Red Sox was spoiled by a seventh-inning blunder by his fielders that, in any other ballpark, would have been ruled a hit. » 5/09/14 11:14pm 5/09/14 11:14pm

Brandon McCarthy Does Not Take Kindly To Mitch Williams's Stupidity

On last night's episode of MLB Tonight, analyst Mitch Williams said something stupid. That's not necessarily noteworthy, because Mitch Williams says stupid things all the time, but on this particular occasion his stupidity involved Diamondbacks pitcher Brandon McCarthy. » 7/11/13 9:55am 7/11/13 9:55am

Mitch Williams Tried To Break A Bat Over His Leg Twice, Failed

This is the type of footage one would expect to see from some gigglers who spell tries "trys." But whatever. You can still tell it's Mitch Williams unsuccessfully fronting like he's macho while sporting a short tie. (H/T James U.) » 7/30/11 6:30pm 7/30/11 6:30pm

Mitch "Wild Thing" Williams Ringing The NASDAQ Opening Bell Tomorrow

This is the most incongruous pairing of sports and the financial markets since Lenny Dykstra first emailed Jim Cramer. How did this happen » 8/28/08 2:00pm 8/28/08 2:00pm? What in the world has the Wild Thing been up to since his baseball career ended? He started his own . Well, of course he did. Mitch Williams—a Coen brothers character brought to…

Mitch Williams Supports Youth Athletics, Is Not At All Insane

Former Phillies reliever Mitch Williams has never been one to see an injustice go unchallenged, even if that does mean being unceremoniously tossed from his 10-year-old daughter's youth league basketball game for screaming the F-word several times at a female referee. » 3/11/08 2:20pm 3/11/08 2:20pm