Sabo breaks bat, ejected for corked lumber

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  • Published: 19 November 2014
  • 7/29/96: Chris Sabo breaks his bat and is ejected from the game after the umpires conclude that there is cork inside

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Comments • 5 113

  • kirstystar74
    kirstystar74  3 days back

    I am here for Tom Hallion 😃

    • Greg Walker
      Greg Walker  3 days back

      ffffing cheaters! go back to flipping burgers....

      • Jan Brady
        Jan Brady  6 days back

        wow!

        • Mohandwaamar S
          Mohandwaamar S  6 days back

          No one:
          Frikin no one:
          YouTube: Let's recommend a broken bat

          • Presto569 Gaming
            Presto569 Gaming  6 days back

            Sneak 0

            • xenin sugano
              xenin sugano  1 weeks back

              why is this in my reco





              wait nevermind i saw 158 of these comments below

              • WeedyGonzalez
                WeedyGonzalez  1 weeks back

                Why is this in my recommended I never watch baseball in YouTube

                • Another Jackass
                  Another Jackass  1 weeks back

                  I like how they talk about people like they own them.... 😂

                  • Illuminati confirmed
                    Illuminati confirmed  1 weeks back

                    From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. In baseball, a corked bat is a specially modified baseball bat that has been filled with cork or other lighter, less dense substances to make the batlighter. A lighter bat gives a hitter a quicker swing and may improve the hitter's timing.

                    • Conrad Fisher
                      Conrad Fisher  1 weeks back

                      Sabo:  "Termites"

                      • Michael Vendick
                        Michael Vendick  1 weeks back

                        Not only are the players using PEDS, but so are the bats!

                        • Maliah
                          Maliah  1 weeks back

                          lol

                          • XxxYeetman ninethousand34hxxX

                            they where caught cheating basic i had been modified by drilling a hole so it can add light substance so can hit the ball harder ?

                            • Awesome Awesomeness
                              Awesome Awesomeness  2 weeks back

                              So does anyone know if it was the bat boys fault or the players fault?

                              • MACH DEINE MUTTER
                                MACH DEINE MUTTER  2 weeks back

                                such a random old video for my recommended

                                • Dissenting Tirade
                                  Dissenting Tirade  2 weeks back

                                  Youtube recommended felt it wanted to Embarrass Chris Sabo more 23 years later.

                                  • Luna Xz
                                    Luna Xz  2 weeks back

                                    Uses wooden bats?!

                                    • wheelmanstan
                                      wheelmanstan  2 weeks back

                                      why even make corked bats, why not paint them a certain way, can't they just x-ray to bats the day of, can't you tell by glancing at the end of the bat that it has a plug in it? fk I don't know

                                      • Okay Great!
                                        Okay Great!  2 weeks back

                                        Idiots still doing this? In that case run each bat through an x-ray machine before handing it to the batter.

                                        • Michael Bryant
                                          Michael Bryant  2 weeks back

                                          You sure he wasn’t ejected for being brown?

                                          • Icey And sauwcy
                                            Icey And sauwcy  2 weeks back

                                            I got that long gun really really long gun

                                            • King Cosmuder
                                              King Cosmuder  2 weeks back

                                              Not a baseball fan what advantages does a corked bat give more power?

                                              • Theseanguy190
                                                Theseanguy190  2 weeks back

                                                It makes the bat lighter so you could have a quicker swing. However, it makes the bat a lot easier to break as a result.

                                            • Roving Punster
                                              Roving Punster  2 weeks back

                                              Also found in the cork cavity: a crack pipe, a bottle of oxycontin, a packet of chewin tobacco, and a rolled up copy of Kinky Biker Nuns (fall 2018). j/k.

                                              Ok, back to wondering why this was in my recommended list.

                                              • Rb2268
                                                Rb2268  2 weeks back

                                                MLB is a joke! My grandmother said it best. "A bunch of men playing a boy's game".

                                                • Elijah Behrendsen
                                                  Elijah Behrendsen  2 weeks back

                                                  For some reason I read snorts beer ejaculates cocaine

                                                  • Voice Of Reality
                                                    Voice Of Reality  2 weeks back

                                                    Teaching these kids at Akron how to cheat...good times.

                                                    • 13th Exit
                                                      13th Exit  2 weeks back

                                                      🤸

                                                      • Rudy BC
                                                        Rudy BC  2 weeks back

                                                        Phones are spying in on our conversations. For about a week I kept talking about gamers cheating and I don't even watch baseball, I mainly watch music videos, but "somehow" this video was in my recommendations.

                                                        • Racquet
                                                          Racquet  2 weeks back

                                                          filling a wood bat with cork makes it lighter and changes its center of gravity, shifting it closer to the hands of the batter. These two effects combine to make the stick easier to swing, which means a batter can get it around with more velocity.

                                                          • Rasmus Nielsen
                                                            Rasmus Nielsen  2 weeks back

                                                            At that point you're exchanging mass for acceleration, not necessarily producing greater force. The softer cork is also less efficient in transferring energy to the ball. It's ultimately more of a placebo, but that could help you mentally.

                                                        • RODley Pumpkins
                                                          RODley Pumpkins  2 weeks back

                                                          I love how first of all this is in my recommended and two they called this corked lumber lol. Lumber lol.

                                                          • A_Socialist_Channel
                                                            A_Socialist_Channel  3 weeks back

                                                            Capitalism is a disease. Just saying

                                                            • Phoenix
                                                              Phoenix  3 weeks back

                                                              Stoppp recomendinggg tooo meeee

                                                              • A Estrada
                                                                A Estrada  3 weeks back

                                                                Is there any legitimate reason for having a bat like this? Just laying around.

                                                                • AretnaP 3
                                                                  AretnaP 3  3 weeks back

                                                                  Everybody Watched this because of Recommend to Watch.
                                                                  I Did too. Partially cause the ThumbNail.

                                                                  • Bustin Ya
                                                                    Bustin Ya  3 weeks back

                                                                    So he's cheating and the whole team just laughs about it. This is why i don't watch organized sports any more.

                                                                    • 10,000 Subs And No Videos videos

                                                                      Why on earth do so many people copy other people’s comments?
                                                                      “Why is this in my recommended videos?”

                                                                      • Okay Great!
                                                                        Okay Great!  2 weeks back

                                                                        It's a plague, of unorigonality.

                                                                    • Eli Jones
                                                                      Eli Jones  3 weeks back

                                                                      First offense band for the season, no pay. Second offense band for life.

                                                                      • Volk Swagen
                                                                        Volk Swagen  3 weeks back

                                                                        What's funny is corking doesn't do anything if not make you do worse

                                                                        • Mr Anonymous
                                                                          Mr Anonymous  3 weeks back

                                                                          To does do something. It makes the bat lighter so that you can swing it around faster, letting you swing/adjust it faster than a heavier bat. So you can make contact with a pitch you otherwise would have been behind. It's not done to help knock them out of the park. It's done to let you hit something you otherwise may have missed.

                                                                      • Gaming Mobile
                                                                        Gaming Mobile  3 weeks back

                                                                        Dope

                                                                        • Arikxul
                                                                          Arikxul  3 weeks back

                                                                          Who else got this recommend?

                                                                          • Adrian Castillo
                                                                            Adrian Castillo  3 weeks back

                                                                            What happen

                                                                            • Parker McGee
                                                                              Parker McGee  3 weeks back

                                                                              He wasn’t even using his bat lol

                                                                              • SADZXNC-
                                                                                SADZXNC-  3 weeks back

                                                                                WHY IS THIS IN MY RECOMMEDED

                                                                                • Tyler Pritchett
                                                                                  Tyler Pritchett  3 weeks back

                                                                                  It turns out that cork doesn't even help the ball go further. If anything, it dampens the ball.

                                                                                  • Hunter McCrea
                                                                                    Hunter McCrea  3 weeks back

                                                                                    Wally

                                                                                    • Not an Android
                                                                                      Not an Android  3 weeks back

                                                                                      Are you happy YouTube that I watched it

                                                                                      • Justin Agame
                                                                                        Justin Agame  3 weeks back

                                                                                        If u don't like it why'd u watch it then comment here... I think it's ridiculous he's brazen enough to cheat...then lie about it.. wearing sunglasses...? You get hit in the face with a fastball glasses shatter even safety glasses will.