Zimmerman @ FG:
Here is a list of the worst running teams so far this season (team and percent of time thrown out by a non-force play) :
White Sox 7.9%
Angels – 7.7%
Rays – 7.6%
Rangers – 7.6%
Padres – 7.6%
Royals – 7.5%
Spreadsheet of all 30 MLB teams.
MLBTR on Buster Olney’s column:
Executives are divided on whether the Brewers will trade Prince Fielder this July. … The White Sox, Rays and Angels could be fits, but rival officials doubt the White Sox would have enough to offer the Brewers unless they offer Daniel Hudson and Gordon Beckham.
Kenny Williams won’t like that.
Video: http://espn.go.com/video/clip?id=5384642 (4:58)
The Guillen-Williams relationship review became relevant Thursday after Williams appeared on ESPN’s “Pardon the Interruption” just before the White Sox took the field for batting practice. Some players knew the interview was coming. Mark Buehrle delayed a radio appearance because of it. Most everybody gathered around to listen.
The clubhouse audience grew bored quickly when the talk centered around the team’s hot play. Things changed, though, when Williams started talking about his relationship with Guillen. …