A Travesty of a Mockery of a Sham

Jeff Turcotte, of Albuquerque, N.M., holds up a greeting for Los Angeles Dodgers' Manny Ramirez while Ramirez was playing for the Dodgers' Triple-A baseball team, the Albuquerque Isotopes, against the Nashville Sounds in Albuquerque

Manny* Gives Baseball a Kick in the Teeth
By Playing During His So-Called Suspension
Way to Go Bud! More Props to Donald Fehr!

LA Times: It's a Pretty Shaky Suspension Bridge for Manny Ramirez*
Manny* Talks... But Not About Steroids

"I'm not talking about it anymore. I already said what I'm going to say. I'm here to do my rehab, you know, and [go] to the game and get a couple at-bats and get back to the big-league team." -- The gutless Manny Ramirez*, making fellow cheat A-Rod look better every day

BDD is a feature of Boston.com. All posts are by Steve Silva unless otherwise indicated.

Boston Globe:

Red Sox end losing streak > Shaughnessy: Debunking myths about the 2014 Red Sox > Cherington: Everyone needs to get better

Boston Herald:

Ortiz, Red Sox bats break out to end losing streak > Buchholz still bewildered > Memory loss haunting Red Sox


Lester was once a good hitter, now heading toward dubious record > Travis Shaw brings hot bat to Pawtucket > Ranaudo shines > Betts not a candidate for Boston, yet

NY Post:

St. Louis lets Ozzie Smith bid Jeter goodbye > Yanks prevail in extras again > Nonsense leads off in MLB broadcasts > Beltran elbow on mend

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