Here’s how baseball player Mike Trout, who plays for the Los Angeles Angels, got his nickname. Continue reading “How deception gave a ball player his nickname”
Here’s looking at where my head used to be.
Philadelphia Phillies baseball player Ben Francisco loses his head after being hit by a pitch during a game with the Cincinnati Reds. Continue reading “The headless baseball player – an optical illusion”
He just scoots under the legs of the big guys.
Player Mathieu Valbuena may be only 5′ 6", but when he’s leaning back and a photo’s taken from the right angle, he becomes a little person. Continue reading “The short soccer player – an optical illusion”
Cameras are everywhere.
A wealthy gambler at the Crown Casino in Melbourne, Australia turned a casino’s own surveillance system against itself. Continue reading “Card player uses security system to rip off casino”
Melky Cabrera might be innocent.
A drug test found that player Melky Cabrera from the San Francisco Giants baseball team had taken the banned substance testosterone, so he was suspended for 50 games. Continue reading “Baseball player has a testosterone website problem”
No human piano player required
Although the experience is slightly marred by some overacting participants, the overall effect is magical when a piano without a piano player reacts to its surroundings. Continue reading “A magical player piano in a Chicago train station”