Can all the radio stations, including, our very own flagship, stop talking about it until he comes back?! kthanxbai.
Here is other news going on in the baseball community:
"Losing my mom changed my life forever and gave me firsthand knowledge of how serious skin cancer can be," Braden said. "I appreciate the chance to share my story and to spread the word about the dangers of skin cancer. I want everyone to know that early detection is key, and that skin cancer is preventable.
In case you didn’t hear, BP Announces Free Public Access to Archives
Baseball Prospectus, owner of BaseballProspectus.com (BP), today announced it has made its entire archive of premium and fantasy content over one year old completely and permanently free to the public.
Hundreds of original articles from 1997 through 2010 are now available to the masses and will serve as a source of information to baseball analysts everywhere for years to come
Hate the Sox, love this Q&A with A-Gone. Excerpt:
DL: Does the ballpark impact your approach?
AG: No. You’re not hitting to a ballpark, you’re hitting against a pitcher. [In a smaller park] you just know that you can mis-hit a ball and it might be a home run. I have the same approach here that I did in San Diego.
And a couple non-baseball things:
Think you live on caffeine? You're still no match for a newly described bitty bacteria called Pseudomonas putida CBB5. These little guys can feast on pure caffeine all day—and presumably all night—long.
Hangover 2: Liked by 98% of humans, 46% of critics
Anyone have any plans for Memorial Day?
Happy Friday to all!