For those who might have noticed that the World Series is going on:
- Panda Power: Recap from the SF MLB,com beat writer
- Not Verlander's day: Recap from the DET MLB.com beat writer
- Celebrity Twitter showdown: Tiger fan Jeff Daniels v SF fan Kevin Pollak
And in Cleveland Indians news:
- Mike Sarbaugh has made the bigtime - the longtime minor league manager will be first base coach for the Tribe under Terry Francona. He might need to put those off-season substitute teaching plans on hold.
- Shin-Soo Choo is interviewed in this article in the Korea Times: "Baseball has so many variables, and my agent and I don't know whether I will be traded or not," he said. "Only the team knows, and I can't give you a clear answer at this point. But the one thing is for sure: I'd like to play for a winning team."
- Brother Robbie hopes Sandy Alomar gets the open Toronto Blue Jays manager position.
- Profile of WWII veteran and former Indians pitcher Lou Brissie, who will be one of MLBs WWII veterans honored before tonight's Game 2 of the WS.
- And finally, if LGFT Mike Redmond is hired to manage the Marlins, will there be naked batting practice?