It's official(maybe), Jamie Burke gets the nod as the backup catcher. Geoff Baker also reports that Jeremy Reed, Eric O'Flaherty and Sean Green were optioned to Tacoma. I'm happy that Burke made the team. A few more decisions to be made - will Morrow make the big club?
Update: Here's Jeff Sullivan's take on the 2007 season: "Your three-year sabbatical may be over, but your half-decade of irrelevance isn't." Additional Update: Larry Stone opines concerning Ichiro! and his walk year.
Additional Update: Larry Stone opines concerning Ichiro! and his walk year.
Further update: John McGrath in the TNT concerning what happened to Jeremy Reed.