Mets third baseman David Wright has been diagnosed with spinal stenosis, a narrowing of the spinal column that can cause back and leg problems. Wright, who was already on the disabled list with a strained right hamstring, will take a week off before resuming normal baseball activities and seeing how his body reacts. 523 more words
I thought K-Rod's 8-figure salary days were over since Omar Minaya is no longer a major league GM, but I guess he still thinks he's worth that much to some team. The Dodgers have certainly been willing to spend big money on other players, but I agree with Aaron Gleeman - they can come up with a more creative solution to their short-term closer problem..