Wednesday Links

Obviously the biggest news of the day is coming out of Lubbock, Texas, where Mike Leach has been fired as the head coach at Texas Tech. This is situation already has gotten worse before it gets better. One writer predicts Leach will land on his feet. Remember, he was a coveted coach last season. Of … Continue reading

It’s official: Lee to Mariners, Phillies press conference at 2 E.T.

At least one part of the mega deal that includes the Phillies, Blue Jays, Mariners and A’s, is complete. The Seattle Mariners have announced that they have acquired Cliff Lee from the Philadelphia Phillies for three minor league players. Seattle will send Phillippe Aumont, Tyson Gillies and J.C. Ramirez away in the deal, with their … Continue reading

Morning Links

Many will look back on yesterday as the day this baseball offseason took off. Unless you’re in Anaheim, where it could be the day power dramatically shifted in the AL West. With that, here’s what happened, through the words of other reporters: The Red Sox, who signed Angels’ ace John Lackey, have the best rotation … Continue reading