A Fitting End To 2012 For The Astros

  • Dan Fogarty and Glenn Davis

The web roundup for Wednesday, October 3. Be sure to like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter. See anything that should be on SportsGrid? Send it to tips@sportsgrid.com. Now, our starting five.

1. This is not how one slides.

The Astros finished 55-107 this season, for the record. [SB Nation/@JacobAMartinez]

2. Would you pay $110 for this bedazzled Jets t-shirt?

Generously covered with genuine Swarovski crystals.” [Styleite]

3. Another day, another question about academics and UNC sports.

Will they ever stop? [News & Observer]

4. So, uh, don’t get your hopes up, Tyler Seguin.

Just goes to show: one simple Photoshop can make an impact the world over. Inspiring, really. [The Nosebleeds]

5. Not sports related, still important.

The first presidential debate: A viewer’s guide; Tennessee frat denies ‘butt chugging’ charges; New ear grown on woman’s arm; Dramatic SpongeBob is the most epic thing you’ll watch today.

What’s on TV tonight.

Red Sox at Yankees (7 p.m., ESPN); Orioles at Rays (7 p.m., ESPN2); 2012 Presidential Debate (9 p.m., CBS, NBC, FOX, ABC)

Food porn of the day.

“Pan-Seared Pork Chop with Brandy-Soaked Cherry Glaze For Dinner.”

And finally, tonight…

A Halloween costume idea that utilizes your smartphone.