Friday, March 13, 2009

The Astros, despite never claiming interest, remain interested - though not.

Jon Heyman won't let it go. You can add the Twins and Giants to the imaginary list of teams who want Pudge.

The Astros' catchers are struggling this spring, but they haven't been very aggressive so far in their pursuit of Pudge, who's played superbly for Puerto Rico in the World Baseball Classic, hitting .545 with two home runs.

Did you ever have a friend who smelled bad? But they didn't realize they smelled bad? And you took it upon yourself to buy toothpaste and "leave it in their bathroom" to try to make the point? That's how I feel the sports media is treating the Astros regarding the position that sits behind home plate...