–The Seattle Times' Jerry Brewer writes that Milton Bradley's personal demons need to be squelched.
–The San Francisco Chronicle's Scott Ostler writes that Ryan Sweeney is true to his Iowa roots.
–The Atlanta-Journal Constitution's Jeff Schultz writes that a cake honoring Bobby Cox had an unfortunate misspelling.
–The New York Daily News' Bill Madden writes that there are setbacks for the Core Four of the Yankees.
–The San Francisco Chronicle's Bruce Jenkins writes that the blame game is off base on blacks in the major leagues.