Whenever I get 4 instant messages and 3 emails in the space of 30 seconds asking if I’ve died yet, it CAN’T be good.

And… it’s not.


From ESPN:

Major League Baseball is expected to announce Thursday that Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Manny Ramirez has tested positive for performance-enhancing drugs and will be suspended for 50 games, The Los Angeles Times is reporting.

Ramirez’s suspension is expected to be announced Thursday, The Times said.

Triple-A outfielder Xavier Paul has been told by the Dodgers that he will be promoted later today, according to The Times.



  1. [...] On May 6, he was hitting .348/.492/.641, better than his career averages. Then, on May 7… disaster struck, and I need not remind you why. I’m not going to waste time defending Manny here; he [...]

  2. [...] Rodriguez and Nelson Cruz and the names we know. There’s going to be surprises, big ones, and we’ve been down that road before. It’s not fun.¬†Again, I have no specific knowledge of any impending Dodger issues here, and [...]