• Tiki Barber fails at feigning badassery. [The Smittblog]
• Protecting Ryan Howard from being the strikeout king. [Vegas Watch]
• The guy who caught Bonds' 756th home run gets a lesson in tax law. [Not The Game]
• If the NBA had to put together an NFL team. [Bleacher Report]
• It takes a big college football fan to admit love for jean shorts. [Mr. Irrelevant]
• The anti-Marques Slocum shows how Facebook shouldn't be used. [Mac Gs World]
• Pete Rose loves the Little League World Series. In another way, so does Tim Donaghy. [The Dugout]
• More important injury comeback: Mark Mulder or Pedro Martinez? [Doberman On The Diamond]
• Michael Vick's estranged father now has the floor. [FynalCut]
• Aw, look. NBA rookies as cartoon characters. [The Blowtorch]