Posts Categorized: Baseball

Baseball perfection on LSD

At One Saturday Afternoon we roam the internet, looking for hidden gems and almost forgotten classics. Today: Dock Ellis & the LSD No-No, an animated short that chronicles the story of the late Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher who threw a no-hitter while on LSD. No Mas’ video has more than 3 million views on YouTube and garnered an… Read more »

Beautiful Dick’s Sporting Goods films

According to Adweek, Dick’s Sporting Goods  remains a bit of an unsung hero in the sports marketing world. “The company prefers unknown athletes to superstars, and the purity of real sports moments to the phony glitz and glamour of hero worship. In its latest spot, Dick’s takes a hoary old sports cliché—that a lifetime of work… Read more »

Derk Jeter shines in farewell spots

Derk Jeter is headed into his last week as a professional baseball player. After Nike’s Derek Jeter Re2pect commercial made its viral splash around the web in July, another spot posted this September, will no doubt do the same. Gatorade paid tribute to the soon-to-be-retired Yankees shortstop with a black-and-white commercial in which Jeter decides to get… Read more »