It would appear George Steinbrenner is still alive because he donated a tie and autographed it. Perhaps it’s the one he tried to strangle Steve Swindal with. They even sent a photo of the tie.
If you’re interested, you can make a bid here.
Meanwhile, I have arrived in San Francisco and just spent some time making balloon animals for kids at a local orphanage with Barry Bonds. What a guy. Usually when writers come in from out of town he has us over his place for a nice dinner. I can’t believe some people don’t like him.
Back later with the lineups as Kei Igawa makes his dramatic return to the majors.