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Posted: Thursday July 12, 2012 10:54AM ; Updated: Thursday July 12, 2012 11:06AM
By Jimmy Traina
"Upton Girl"
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Over the past couple of days, rumors have been rampant that Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander and Swimsuit model Kate Upton are an item. Apparently, the duo took in an Aerosmith concert, she was in his suite for a game, and then they were spotted at a bar together. I reached out to Upton a couple of times for a comment, but have not gotten a response. However, what we do have is this truly outstanding song, Upton Girl, set to Billy Joel's classic Uptown Girl.
Tebow Backlash
Lower Columbia College (Wa.) freshman outfielder Derrick Salberg was featured in Hot Clicks in late May for an incredible catch he made over the fence. The grab had Salberg up for an ESPY last night, but he lost. He then took out his frustrations on Tim Tebow. Colts punter Pat McAfee also wasn't impressed with Tebow's speech.
Look Back And Have A Laugh
Earlier this week, SportsPickle.com posted the funniest photos from the first half of the MLB season. Today, the site has compiled the funniest videos from the first half.
Photo Gallery Of The Day
Jaime Edmondson:: Getty Images
The only good thing about the ESPYs is that good-looking people get all dolled up and walk the red carpet. Here, in no particular order, are 10 Hot Clicks favorites from last night.

One important note: No one looked better than Hot Clicks favorite, Jaime Edmondson. However, the only pictures of her that we had access to via our photo services included her boyfriend, Evan Longoria, and I know you guys wouldn't appreciate that, so she didn't make the photo gallery.
Follow Up Items
In Wednesday's A.M. Hot Clicks, we told you about country singer Luke Bryan using his hand as a cheat sheet for national anthem lyrics during MLB's All-Star Game. Bryan apologized yesterday. In Wednesday's P.M. Hot Clicks, we detailed the absurd Twitter push put forth by an aggressive ESPY party PR person. SB Nation has an even more detailed and funny report.
Sports Video Of The Day
New Lakers guard Steve Nash channels his inner-Jason Bourne in this spoof.

Jerry Seinfeld Video Of The Day
Jerry Seinfeld is launching an online show on July 19. This new promo shows some promise, especially Jerry and Larry David arguing over coffee vs. tea.

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