It doesn't matter much now, but it might in the playoffs. Francisco Liriano has become the ace of the staff in my view. And if they get into the wild card game with the Reds, it would be nice to have a lefty to go against Votto and Bruce. Maybe that's premature, but I'm thinking ahead just in case.
He's tied for the league lead in HR's, but are you completely sold on Pedro Alvarez? Has he arrived, in your opinion? We'll talk to Trib Pirates writer Rob Biertempfel at 12:15.
Are the Yankees dragging their feet on A-Rod, hoping he gets banned so they don't have to pay him? Sure seems like it. And can you blame them?
Today, Cincinnati Bengals beat writer Joe Reedy at 1:30. The Bengals are going to appear on HBO's Hard Knocks--for the 2nd time! The Steelers never have, and probably never will. Would you LIKE to see the Steelers be the featured team on Hard Knocks?