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Grab bag: Instant replay, Bud Selig and Carlos Zambrano

Just a few items this morning, and then I'll check in later, after Bud Selig speaks with the media.

1) Good story by Erik Boland on what happened in the Yankees-Royals game last night, and conveniently enough, I'm in position to ask both Selig and Joe Torre about Billy Butler's disputed home run today.

For one thing, yes, the umpires should have addressed Dana DeMuth. I'm not sure if...

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Loose strands: A.J. Burnett, the sinking Mets, Carlos Zambrano and Logan Morrison

Apologies for no post yesterday, and even more so for not engaging with the commenters these last few days. For some reason, I haven't been able to access the comments.

Man, I feel like I'm leading the league in apologies this month.

Anyway, a few items today:

--With the Yankees getting rained out, I wrote about A.J. Burnett, and what should be done with him. Ultimately, I think...

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