THROWIN' UP GOOSE EGGS
YEAR PITCHER INNINGS PITCHED
1988 Orel Hershiser 59
1968 Don Drysdale 58
1913 Walter Johnson 55
1910 Jack Coombs 53
1908 Ed Reulbach 50
1968 Bob Gibson 47
1904 Cy Young 45
1904 Doc White 45
1933 Cad Hubbell 45
1950 Sal Maglie 45

(Source: Baseball Digest)

Win Blake Stein's Money
This week's department: Terrible Movie Sequels That Did Not Star Jar Jar Binks.

Q: Which former member of the Evil Empire's front office also appeared with "The Bad News Bears?"

A: Former Yankees general manager Bob Watson, who made a guest appearance in "The Bad News Bears in Breaking Training'' when he played for the Astros.

Infield chatter
"Do you watch 'CSI: New York?' How about the regular 'CSI?' Or 'CSI: Miami?' Who watches 'CSI: Phoenix?' or 'CSI: Spokane?' Tonight on 'CSI: New York,' it takes place at Yankee Stadium and they find a dead Red Sox fan. It's a big mystery. They find traces of gun powder, they find hair – and that's just in the hot dogs.
David Letterman

Jim Caple is a senior writer at ESPN.com. His first book, "The Devil Wears Pinstripes," is on sale now at bookstores nationwide. It can also be ordered through his Web site, Jimcaple.com.



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