D-Backs Closer Says He Quit Smokeless Tobacco After Tony Gwynn's Death

Though the late Tony Gwynn attributed his salivary cancer to smokeless tobacco, there wasn't necessarily a direct connection. (The stuff's obviously very harmful, but Gwynn's type of cancer was quite rare.) Either way, though, Gwynn's death has convinced at least one current MLB player to quit cold turkey. » 6/23/14 10:51am 6/23/14 10:51am

Peanuts, Cracker Jack, And Chaw: This Young Rangers Fan Is A Spitting…

It's just a few days into the baseball season, but we're already reminded that some of the best action takes place in the stands, not on the field. Here's an example, as a young Rangers supporter takes after his father both in physical resemblance and, it appears, in the use of smokeless tobacco. [FS Southwest, h/t… » 4/07/12 9:18pm 4/07/12 9:18pm