It is Wednesday, and Don Mattingly has not yet been fired. Maybe had he poured hot coffee in Ned Colletti’s lap while complaining about his contract, that would have done it.
The secret truth: Tim Lincecum got his two-year $35M deal from the Giants on Tuesday so that people would stop grinding on about Kim and Kanye on Monday.
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Jim Leyland’s retirement as the manager of the Detroit Tigers – if in fact this is his last stand – reminds us all that in almost all cases, managers know more about baseball than their team's fan
Steve Smith and Janoris Jenkins got crosswise with each other in Carolina’s 30-15 win over St. Louis, and Smith owned Jenkins during and after the game, as you might guess.