â€¢ THE BIG LEAD gives a toast to David Wright for throwing a surprise birthday party for girlfriend Molly Beers.
â€¢ WITH LEATHER swears that the AL’s current All-Star success is all thanks to the potty-mouthed Ichiro Suzuki.
â€¢ DEADSPIN finds someone pleading with the Packers to put Brett Favre back in the starting lineup, and that someone is … Newt Gingrich?
â€¢ SIGNAL TO NOISE learns that the NFL doesn’t want to see its image Crip-pled by players flashing gang signs during games.
â€¢ Speaking of the Yankees, Darren Rovell of CNBC explains how Bob Sheppard could be announcing the starting lineups forever and ever.
â€¢ BABES LOVE BASEBALL feels bad that Giants pitcher Tim Lincecum wasn’t feeling good enough to attend his first All-Star Game.
â€¢ The ATLANTA JOURNAL CONSTITUTION offers Georgia fans a chance to buy football season tickets, and it’ll only cost you a $10,000
personal seat license donation.