The Yankees got swept at Coors Field. Scoring only five runs had something to do with that.
Now it’s off to San Francisco to face Barry Bonds. This notebook also has news on Kei Igawa, Steve Swindal, Derek Jeter and Joba Chamberlain.
Jason Giambi agreed to meet with Sen. George Mitchell. MLB should charge admission for this dog-and-pony show. Didn’t everybody already know Giambi took steroids?
If you find yourself in Denver, check out the Buckhorn Exchange on Osage Street.
It’s an old, rambling restaurant that serves up an assortment of exotic food including bison, rattlesnake, ostrich and alligator. We had a rattlesnake appetizer that was very tasty. I went with the buffalo prime rib and some salmon.
My buddy Mark Feinsand had some elk that I tried. Radio legend Sweeny Murti had the Colorado lamb. The people were very nice and if you can eat with literally dozens of mounted deer heads staring at you, you’ll have a good time.