The Yankees beat the Mariners again as the offense stayed on a roll.
Joba Chamberlain took another step toward becoming a starter. This notebook also has updates on Chien-Ming Wang, Derek Jeter, Wilson Betemit and Hideki Matsui.
The Sunday Baseball Beat looks at how desperate Willie Randolph became in what may be his final hours as manager of the Mets. There’s also some thoughts on Joba, the Yankee Stadium countdown, Ryan Howard and the weekly top 10.
Sam Borden believes that baseball should take a pass on using replay. Sam’s a good friend and I generally agree with him. Not this time. I’m for replay, but only for home runs and determining fan interference. I think Sam is just trying to start trouble. Those damn columnists.
Mariners-Yanks today at 1:05 p.m. Check back later for the lineup.
There’s no way Kobe actually did this, right? Cool commercial, though.