Ben and Sam discuss the sunscreen scandal and how much clubhouse chemistry matters to the Astros.
The Red Sox signed Stephen Drew to be their starting shortstop, the Astros signed Carlos Pena, and the A’s signed Hiroyuki Nakajima
The Phillies are the 14th team to reach 0 percent playoff odds; the Rangers are the fifth to reach 100 percent (again).
Last Tuesday night around 9 p.m., my mother asked me how I was planning to write about the All-Star Game if I wasn’t watching it. I told her that I wasn’t writing my column while away, and that I wouldn’t write about the All-Star Game when I returned because no one cared about the All-Star Game past about 10:30 a.m. the next day.
You can’t make this stuff up, folks.