Man, this week feels long. How about some good ol’ fashioned midweek reading?
We already knew that Derek Jeter drinks wine coolers. Now, via Sox and Dawgs, we have the lowdown on A-Rod’s beverage of choice: a cold, fruity Sex on the Beach!
Also in the category of “The Pinstriped Epicure,” we have fresh intel on Yankee radioman John Sterling from the New York Post: he double dips!
Jeff Francoeur told the AJC he felt betrayed by the Braves when they sent him to the minors for a few days, but now his (relatively) harsh words have been removed from the paper’s website. Sabernomics wants to know: where did Frenchy’s quotes go?
Home Run Derby has noticed that Barry Zito’s Fathead poster is on clearance. A new low, indeed. At roughly 20 bucks a pop, Zito could now buy 900,000 of them this year.
UFH invades SportsCenter, notes Awful Announcing—apparently, Giambi’s occasional ‘stache has now taken on a life of its own. IT’S ALIVE! IT’S ALIIIIIVE I TELL YOU!
From the Detroit Tigers Weblog, a kitten story. Because everyone likes a kitten story.
And finally, ladies and gentlemen, presenting your latest New York Times contributor: Milton Bradley! I’m staying tuned in case Arthur Sulzberger Jr. does something to provoke him.
Something else I should be reading? Meow at me!