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05.21.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Nicole
Newest rumors have both Chris Duffy and Hernan Iribarren will be sent back down to Nashville before the Interleague series with the Twins. Gerut will be put on the roster and the other spot is for RJ Swindle and his slow curve ball of doom.The Twins have three left-hand batting starters, so it's not the stupidest idea I've heard, but if you'd told me a week ago we'd be doing this much roster switc...
03.17.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
A few scattered, final thoughts on my time in Austin and SXSW: � I�ve learned to love the city and its conveniently centralized downtown. There�s so much to do in such a tightly packed area; and for the first time, I can see why anyone would actually want to live there. � For a purported �liberal oasis,� though, the city sure doesn�t offer much in the way of vegetarian food. As best I can tell, the people of Austin subsist entirely on barbeque and pizza by the slice. � Eugene Mirman is quickly becoming one of the funniest comedians on the circuit. During the Mess With Texas day party Saturday, he stole the show not only during his set, but also during Brian Posehn�s. Posehn was so hoarse he could barely speak, and it quickly became clear the painful rasp wasn�t past of his act. He wheezed out an anecdotal joke or two that was inaudibly to all but the very front rows, until Mirman presented a novel (and as best I can tell, genuinely spontaneous) solution: Posehn whispered the jokes to Mirman, who recited them line for line, unable to stifle his own laughter. Mirman�s quixotic delivery of Posehn�s ultra-crass jokes

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