Throwing it around

Happy monday even though we all know that the only good thing about a monday is it coming to an end. On the night when Ken Griffey Jr. hits his 600th career home run we will do our best to link the finest in baseball links of the day:

-Politics and baseball. [Splice Magazine]
-Five trades the Yankees should possibly make. [Hardball-NY Times Blog]
-The Phillies swept the Braves, and they have the look of a dangerous team right now. [Phillies Flow]
-It really was bedlam in the Bronx on saturday. [It is High, It is Far]
-The Twins were beaten in every facet of the game in their series against the White Sox last weekend. [Twins Killings]
-Remember when Bobby V. went in disguise? Bobby V, we’ll see you soon. [Three Idiots on Sports]
-File this under blogging news, Deadspin’s Will Leitch granted Fanhouse an interview. [AOL Fanhouse]
-Milton Bradley was AL Player of the Month. [Dallas News]