50 Best Moustaches In Sports

It’s November which means many men will grow a moustache in support of men’s health. Movember as it’s called is a great way to raise awareness for men’s health such as prostate cancer research, testicular cancer research, mental health and suicide prevention. You can learn more about it hereContinue reading

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Top 5 Most Heartbreaking Losses In Atlanta Braves History

There’s a tendency to focus on the winners in sport. With good reason. Winners bask in the glory and adulation of fans and media. But in sport, there are always two sides. With winners, there are losers. Every team has lost a big game at some point. Sometimes it’s a matter of the opponent being better. But there are some losses that are so painful, they crush the soul of the players, coaches and supporters. This series of articles focuses on the deep pain of sport. Bring tissues if your team is featured.

The difficult part of this entry wasn’t finding enough games that were crushing defeats for the Braves, it was narrowing it down to only five games. That seems to be the Braves history.  Continue reading

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Top 5 Most Heartbreaking Losses In New York Mets History

There’s a tendency to focus on the winners in sport. With good reason. Winners bask in the glory and adulation of fans and media. But in sport, there are always two sides. With winners, there are losers. Every team has lost a big game at some point. Sometimes it’s a matter of the opponent being better. But there are some losses that are so painful, they crush the soul of the players, coaches and supporters. This series of articles focuses on the deep pain of sport. Bring tissues if your team is featured.

Ah. The New York Mets. So much history. So much drama. So much heartbreak. Sure there was the Miracle Mets of 1969, coming out of nowhere to win the World Series. Sure there was the bad boy Mets team of 1986 that brought so much pain to the cities of Houston and Boston. But the Mets have had their share of agony and despair. They’ve had some awful teams, most notably in 1962 and 1993. They’ve been a frequent target of the New York tabloids. They have celebrity fans such as Jerry Seinfeld, Jon Stewart and Don Cheadle. They’ve also had their heartbreaking moments. Here are five of them. Continue reading

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