Reggie Jackson To Fan: “I’m Not Jesse, You Fool”

Jon Heyman has my top World Series highlight so far, this pregame exchange between a fan and Reggie Jackson:

Reggie Jackson Jesse Jackson Tweet From Jon Heyman

Wait, Reggie doesn’t want to be associated with the greatest civil rights leader of our time?

CC Willing To String Brew Crew Along For A While

Fresh off their first postseason appearance in 26 years, the Brewers reportedly want to keep the momentum going. And that means they might throw their hat into the ring for the services of CC Sabathia, who nearly single-handedly pushed the Crew into the playoffs.

CC Sabathia

SI.COM’s Jon Heyman says that the Brewers may even be willing to go over $100 million to keep Sabathia, though it seems unlikely they could compete for him if the bidding gets into the Johan Santana range ($137.5 million for six years). The Yankees, with their fancy new job-creatin’ ballpark, are seen as the prohibitive favorite to land CC because they can essentially give him a blank check.

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Here’s The Very Latest On Pedro Martinez’s Colon

We’re in New York at the moment so like every single last one of you in the tri-state area, we’re tuned in to the bloviating wonderment that is Mike Francesa and Chris Russo on WFAN.

Fun with Pedro Martinez's colon!

During their show (1-6:30p!) yesterday, the flatu-rific pair interviewed SI.com’s Jon Heyman, who volunteered perhaps a little too much information when it came to Pedro Martinez’s physical condition. Read more…