Throwing it around

The Redlegs have lost two in a row, and our fantasy team is back in 8th after a powerful resurgence had brought us back to 6th. Adam Dunn’s home run streak ended at 5 straight games. You know the drill, here’s what good out there about the rest of baseball.

-The Marlins signed Jacque Jones, but his role is unclear. Just tell him he’s a 5th outfielder and be done with it. [Fish Stripes]
-Jimmy Leyland, poppin’ off. [Deadspin]
-Vintage Mickey Mantle, whoring himself out for Atari subscriptions of some sort. [Y! Sports Big League Stew]
-A post about Fenway Park, no-hitters, and just that special feeling in the air that some history is about to take place. [Joe Posnanski]
-Another Ken Griffey Jr. and Justin Upton comparison. [Arizona Sports Hub]
-The MLB Yankees might be struggling, but their minor leagues are faring quite well. [Bronx Liasion]
-Kevin Gregg was pumping 100 MPH heat last night in the Marlins 3-2 win over the DiamondBacks. [Sun-Sentinel]
-Ryan Braun, Prince Fielder, and the race card. [Brewers Bar]