Meanwhile, Jeff Duncan, a South Carolina Representative, wants to retaliate with legislation. While we are on the topic of Georgia, the state has dropped felony marijuana charges against Luis Campusano for lack of probable cause.
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The oddsmakers have Mike Trout as a leading contender for the American League home run title. He likes us! Hey Mikey! He picked up his eighth Silver Slugger award. It’s a good thing he can afford a big house.
I guess Josέ Iglesias is kind of good at baseball.
Lots of Angels made it onto this American League West super team.
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Speaking of hype, eight at bats is kind of a small sample size.
The Nationals’ outbreak of COVID-19 is bad enough that the entire opening series against the Mets was canceled. The Nationals signed a minor league deal with Jonathan Lucroy, possibly as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak as Alex Avila is among the players affected. So much for social distancing.
The Reds and Cardinals had a donnybrook. Luckily the umpires don’t also wear red. You just wouldn’t know who to shove at that point.
Here is the video of Luis Robert doing his best Josέ Canseco impression. I love the assist from the pitcher’s mound.
Sleaze Bag of the Day
He is innocent until proven guilty, but we may have found Monday’s Sleaze Bag of the Day.
Photo credit: Rex Fregosi