RAZZBALL: "I don't veto trades, I protest them."
The Chicago Cubs record this season has been 1-1, 2-2, 3-3, 4-4, 5-5, 6-6, 7-7, 8-8, 9-9, and 10-10. This has never happened before in major league history.
On this day in baseball history in 1929: Babe Ruth and actress Claire Hodgson are married at 5:00 AM to avoid crowds. The next day, in his first at bat against Red Ruffing, the Babe will hit a home run. Rounding second base he'll doff his cap to Claire.
Jake Peavy is about two weeks away.
Hot Tub Bug Machine: "Health officials identified legionella bacteria in a whirlpool spa at the Playboy Mansion in Los Angeles during an investigation in February that began when people were sickened after attending a fundraiser."
Remembering Jackie Robinson at iam42.com.
Pauly's Pickup of the Week: Nick Hundley.
I knew the Mets were going through hard times, but apparently so are the ex-Mets: Lenny Dykstra charged with embezzlement; and Dwight Gooden sentenced for child endangerment.