–The St. Louis Post-Dispatch's Bernie Miklasz writes that the National League Central could turn into a rout for the Cardinals.
–The Minneapolis Star-Tribune's Sid Hartman writes that the winter reports were true about Twins left-hander Francisco Liriano.
–The Baltimore Sun's Kevin Cowherd writes that the Orioles could be ready to turn around their season after sweeping the Red Sox.
–The Toronto Star's Dave Perkins writes that Shaun Marcum could, at last, relax after nailing down his first win of the season for the Blue Jays.
–The St. Petersburg Times' John Romano writes that the starting rotation may make the Rays virtually slump-proof.