Bryan Joiner

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Loving Hank, Part III

As this point you should probably just buy a subscription to baseballprospectus.com:

“No, I guess what I’m saying is we don’t want these huge media circuses that were associated with my father. I mean, he wasn’t Jonas Salk.”

Why Hank Is The Best, Pt. II

“The deadline is the deadline,” Steinbrenner said in a telephone interview. “I extended it a few hours more, and that was it. So it’s done.”

So was it the deadline or not?

I love the Yankees.

Rumors With Your Coffee

Once again, from BaseballProspectus.com, the keeper of all that is good:

Johan Santana to the Red Sox is all but done. Jon Lester, a center fielder, Justin Masterson and Ryan Kalish are the package. More details now.

We’ll see what “all but done” means today, methinks.