Derek Jetershot down last week's New York Post story claiming that he's engaged to Minka Kelly, because obviously you wouldn't want a nasty, vicious rumor like that spreading. Undeterred, the Post is now reporting that Alex Rodriguez and girlfriend Kate Hudson recently bought "matching straw hats for $45 each." Seriously, that's the lead item in a gossip column.
I'm interested in writing a book about living on nothing but General Tso's chicken and Oreo Blizzards for an entire year. So far no publishers have stepped to the plate, but we do have a cover photo ready.
I'm pretty sure that the Timberwolves won't do much winning this season, but with Kurt Rambis, Bill Laimbeer, and Reggie Theus on board their coaching staff is going to be very interesting.
We just completed the second season of Gleeman World 2 in WhatIfSports.com's Hardball Dynasty game and it looks like we'll have some franchise openings. Hardball Dynasty is not a fantasy baseball game, but rather a simulation of running a fictional MLB organization from rookie-ball to the majors. It's incredibly detailed and time-consuming with a steep learning curve, so first and foremost we're looking for owners who've played Hardball Dynasty in the past, although anyone is free to express interest.
Get the 22nd edition of the New York Times bestselling Baseball Prospectus Annual. Edited by Aaron Gleeman, it features a foreword from Twins pitcher Glen Perkins, a Twins team chapter written by Gleeman and Parker Hageman, and 600 pages of analysis, projections, essays, rankings, and in-depth coverage of all 30 teams.