People Were Angry About ESPN's Bilingual Interviews Of Cuban Players

It's growing increasingly predictable that whenever the Spanish language appears on ESPN, angry responses are sure to come from viewers. That happened again tonight, when Pedro Gomez conducted bilingual interviews with Aroldis Chapman and Yoenis Céspedes and the Worldwide Leader received this kind of feedback: » 7/15/13 9:30pm 7/15/13 9:30pm

ESPN Reports Some Stupid Shit About Yasiel Puig

My stars! Yasiel Puig used his interpreter to try to pick up girls, and it was "not the first such occurrence," Pedro Gomez tells us darkly, citing "a source." But wait! It gets worse! Puig also failed to show proper deference when greeting Luis Gonzalez, according to Gomez, who on this count is merely piggybacking… » 7/11/13 7:30pm 7/11/13 7:30pm

ESPN's Pedro Gomez Drives America's Young Female Population to…

I was going to do something about the Phillies here but since Sussman will be live-blogging it tonight and it's come to my attention that there are many, many, many Deadspin readers who despise the abundance of Philadelphia coverage that's invaded this site since my unwelcome takeover, I chose this photo instead. It's… » 10/09/08 6:15pm 10/09/08 6:15pm

Ah, If Only It Were Possible For Them To Mate

We find that when most people talk about "American Idol," they always start with something like: "Well, I don't watch 'American Idol,' but [insert knowing sarcastic remark about 'American Idol' here]." Considering the show's ratings rival that of God's, we assume most people are liars. We'll confess to watching a… » 5/11/06 11:15am 5/11/06 11:15am

Let's Not Forget The Real Victim Here

In all the rigmarole destined to take over the sports airwaves in the coming days, let's not forget who will suffer the real ramifications of the definitive proof that Barry Bonds took steroids story: ESPN. » 3/07/06 4:40pm 3/07/06 4:40pm