• Umpiring trouble in the minor leagues. [Toledo Blade]
• We're not sure why anyone would want a press pass anyway, but MLB continues to refuse them to just about anyone who writes online. [Denver Sports Zone]
• Jeffrey Meier is turning out to be quite the ballplayer. [Wesleyan Athletics]
• Duke lacrosse lawyers say they have a video that will clear their client(s). [ESPN]
• Coco Crisp gives Red Sox even more agita. [CBS 4]
• Is John Calipari being wooed by the Wolfpack? [Scout.com]
• Mark Prior's back in town ... for a lawsuit? [Chicago Tribune]