What if enigmatic Giants closer Brian Wilson had his own late night TV show? We have the answer. @BattingStanceG
10. April 2011
Baseball is back. A week and a half of baseball is in the books. Each week we’ll bring you the three things you missed. Want professionals in suits talking to you? Well, you know where to find them. I speak for the people, the downtrodden, the nerds. Those that love baseball so much they failed [...]
4. April 2011
April 4th, 2011: Amazing hidden camera footage of what appears to be CBS announcer Jim Nantz rehearsing his final buzzer Nantzisms as he drives to Reliant Stadium in houston. (Or what I think is going through his head). Ode to Jim Sackel for inspiration.
7. March 2011
There’s really no good reason Manny Ramirez should ever be chasing a wiffle ball bat for someone, we don’t know why he did it for us, but he did. Thanks Manny. The AP says what this is better than we could. “Gar Ryness is known as the ‘Batting Stance Guy’. He does impressions of major leaguers in their batting stances. Dodgers outfielder Manny Ramirez loved his mimickry.” “Loved” is a relative term. Enjoy.
4. October 2010
The regular season has ended. Already?! One must focus on the last week in order to know what is next. – ancient Chinese sage once said. Well we do that here. Playoffs are set. Records were attained. Even The Hoff will be referenced. It’s the Week in Review!
1. June 2010
To help get the word out about the new Batting Stance Guy book, we here at BSG headquarters would like to turn to you, our dedicated and loyal web patrons. All through the month of June we’ll be running weekly contests to win signed copies of the book. All you have to do to compete is embed this book trailer video on your site. Each week the embedded video with the most views (as tracked by YouTube analytics) wins! Follow the guidelines in the post to enter.
18. March 2010
Yes folks, the rumors are true, the man of a thousand stances is coming to a bookstore near you. We are excited to announce that, Batting Stance Guy : A Love Letter to Baseball, is available for pre-order, and will hit the bookshelves on May 11th. For anyone who’s watched BSG’s backyard stance videos and thought to yourself, “that guy should have a book,” your day has come.
29. September 2009
Last night’s rain-out only mounts the tension for what should be a dynamite double-header today at Comerica Park. Yesterday we got you Tigers fans in the mood with Verlander’s heroics. Today we’re here for the Twins’ fans with perhaps the greatest moment in your franchise’s history, and the last time you were in the World Series. Enjoy all the action in motown today folks.
28. September 2009
Tonight the Twins and Tigers kick-off a four game series in Detroit that will most likely decide the AL Central. With neither team in wild card contention, the stakes are high. The good people of motown gotta feel good about this one being a home series. Tomorrow night, they’ll feel even better if Justin Verlander has an outing like June 12th, 2007. BSG is here to help your remember it.
18. September 2009
You know who we love, the Milwaukee Brewers. And we’re not gonna lie, we’re pretty sure the feeling is mutual. Check it out as BSG goes on the field at Miller Park for a little pre-game entertainment in the warm-up circle. Enjoy!
27. August 2009
It’s that time of week again folks. Not that you’ve actually been waiting for it or that we do anything on any kind of actual schedule that you could follow if you wanted to, but nevertheless, the time has come. For what you ask? Why it’s Batting Stance Guy’s Who to Watch, and this week he’s giving you the breakdown on the best hitters to watch in the NL Central. Enjoy!
13. August 2009
Welcome to the first of our new semi-weekly series, BSG’s Who to Watch! We figured if you’d gone to all the effort to visit a site about a man who imitates batting stances, you might be interested in getting his take on the best stances to watch on your local FSN channel (shameless plug) this MLB season. So we’ll be breaking down a different batch of hitters each week, starting with the NL East. Enjoy!
28. July 2009
Check out BSG’s interview yesterday with the Fabulous Sports Babe on 1040 ESPN AM in Tampa. Thanks to the babe for being an early supporter of BSG, and for having us on the show, and for being a great sports broadcaster, and for letting us use the interview, and for… you get it, we’re fans. Enjoy!
25. July 2009
The winner of this week’s video poll, and the first of many FSN/BSG Classic Moments we’ll be sharing with you here on the site, is none other than the Kirk Gibson’s game winning HR off Dennis Eckersley in Game 1 of the 1988 World Series. It’s all there folks, the Magnum PI staches, the fist pumps, Tommy Lasorda’s gut, it’s really just as good as it gets. To make things extra fun, we’ve included the original footage. See if you can tell em apart. Here’s a hint, in the real game they used a ball. Enjoy!
17. July 2009
Well it’s been a busy and exciting week here at the BSG corporate headquarters. Thanks to everyone who’s emailed, texted, and tweeted in support for the big man’s appearance on Letterman Monday. So while the 15 minute clock is still running on this crazy train, here’s a few new interviews from the week. Enjoy!
3. July 2009
REPLAY : It’s Famous Movie Stances the sequel. From the same team that brought you the original, with all the glitz, glammer, and cameos that you’d expect of a hollywood sequel. We’re still thinking about making it a trilogy, so tell us who you’d like to cast for the ewoks.
24. June 2009
REPLAY : In honor of everyone’s favorite BSG E:60 segment airing again last night in an episode hosted by Geena Davis (aka Dottie Hinson) we’re bringing back the Movie Stances lineups. From Roy Hobbs to Jake Taylor BSG’s got ya covered for all the fictional batting stances you never knew you knew. It’s Famous Movie Stances Volume 1!