AL Race heats up, Bryce Harper and more

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Toronto Blue Jays right fielder Jose Bautista (19) dances with teammates Melky Cabrera, left, and Anthony Gose after the Blue Jays defeated the Boston Red Sox in a baseball game at Fenway Park, Thursday, May 22, 2014, in Boston. Bautista went 3-for-5 with two RBIs in the Blue Jays' 7-2 win. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

 

AL Wild Card Race Heats up: Things are getting exciting with at least five times still very much alive for the final AL playoff spot, My money is on Toronto.

Bryce Harper does not care about the Mets, unless he does: Bryce Harper said that he “doesn’t give a crap about the Mets” and the 2 game lead in the division or the 6 game winning streak that included a sweet of the Nats last weekend. We beg to differ.

Deflategate rages on: Federal court cases, proclaimed innocence and a damaged reputation for everyone involved. Who do you trust more and why do we even care anymore?

Birthday Shout Outs: Dale Ellis, NBA guard/forward (Seattle SuperSonics, Denver Nuggets), Mike Greenberg and Max Kellerman of ESPN.

On this Day: In 1989, the Boston Red Sox retire Carl Yastrezemski’s #8yaz