Category: Ben & Skin

Pudge Rodriguez’s Only Regret About Retiring was Doing so Just 166 Hits Shy of 3,000

Thursday, April 26th, 2012

Earlier this week Pudge Rodriguez threw one last dart from home plate to second base at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington. The 14-time All-Star catcher has decided to hang up his catcher's equipment after 21 seasons in the big leagues. Rodriguez spent most of his career with the Texas Rangers, but also ...

Dirk Nowitzki Calls Lamar Odom’s Departure ‘Unfortunate’

Tuesday, April 24th, 2012

There have been many highs and lows for the Dallas Mavericks this year. It all started when Mark Cuban and Donnie Nelson made the decision to let go of key role players like Tyson Chandler and J.J. Barea to clear up cap space in preparation for the future. The Mavs ...

Tony Romo: “It’s about time that we go to that next step. I think our team is going to be ready for that.”

Friday, April 13th, 2012

Tony Romo had one of the best individual seasons of his career last season by throwing for 4,184 yards and 31 touchdowns despite playing several weeks with broken ribs and a bruised throwing hand. The Cowboys crumbled yet again, though, after putting themselves in great position at the start of ...

Brendan Haywood on alleged cheap shot of Dwight Howard: “I thought it was a big April Fools’ joke. There’s nothing to it.”

Tuesday, April 3rd, 2012

Stan Van Gundy is evidently claiming that Brendan Haywood "double punched" Dwight Howard in the back during the 3rd quarter of the Magic's tough luck loss to the Mavericks last Friday night. The footage begs to differ. Take a look at it for yourself if you are not familiar to ...

Kyle Orton: “I’m fine with knowing my role. I am going to be the best backup I can.”

Thursday, March 29th, 2012

For the Dallas Cowboys signing Kyle Orton was the absolute right move. Dallas solidified their backup quarterback position and surely upgraded from an aging Jon Kitna and an inexperienced Stephen McGee. The Cowboys have had offensive line issues over the past few seasons and left Tony Romo running for his life. ...

Terrell Owens is Returning to Football with the IFL’s Allen Wranglers: “I can play. It was something I felt like I couldn’t turn down.”

Friday, January 20th, 2012

Getcha popcorn ready Allen, Texas! It's gonna be a show. Terrell Owens is officially taking his talents to the Indoor Football League in what promises to be yet another bizarre chapter of his long and controversial football career. Owens will be suiting up for the Allen Wranglers and oddly enough will also ...

Rangers GM Jon Daniels ‘Excited’ about the Opportunity to Sign Yu Darvish After Posting the Winning Bid of $51.7 million

Wednesday, December 21st, 2011

That's right folks the Texas Rangers posted a record breaking bid of $51.7 million for only the "privilege" to negotiate a contract with Japanese phenom Yu Darvish. That's considered a privilege? There's not even a contract signed yet? When it's all said and done Rangers GM Jon Daniels will most ...

Ron Washington on Leaked Game 7 World Series Speech: “People just got an opportunity to see what Ron Washington is truly like.”

Thursday, November 17th, 2011

The last time we heard from Ron Washington, he was doing his best Samuel L. Jackson impression in the clubhouse before Game 7 of the World Series. After listening to the impassioned, profanity-laced speech he gave his Texas Rangers club, he could have had anyone fired up before that game. For the ...

C.J. Wilson On Tough Luck Loss: “It put the Angels on notice that Weaver is not the only All-Star in the division.”

Friday, July 22nd, 2011

As Yoggi Berra once said 'Good pitching always stops good hitting.' That was the case yesterday for C.J. Wilson of the Texas Rangers in a tough loss luck loss against the Anaheim Angels where he threw an absolute gem and lost 1-0. The high powered Rangers offense could muster no ...

Dez Bryant Feels His Ankle Is Just Fine, Claims He Can’t Change What People Say About Him Off The Field

Thursday, July 21st, 2011

It sure has been an interesting off-season for Dez Bryant. The Dallas Cowboys wide out can't seem to stay out of the headlines whether it pertains to him wearing his pants too low at a local mall, facing two lawsuits from people claiming he hasn't paid his jewelry bills, Deion ...