• OK, we're gonna try real hard to get fired up for the basketball world championships now. [True Hoop]
• Oh, it's not good to taunt Scott Boras. [ESPN]
• In celebration of Julio Franco's birthday yesterday, here's a look at how he did each birthday game since he started. [High And Inside]
• What will rock your genitals off, pre-game? Check right here. [Kissing Suzy Kolber]