The Cincinnati Reds sent 62 cases of bananas to the St. Louis Cardinals' locker room in recognition of the feat.
O.K., but how does he explain Madonna?
From the pulpit of New York's St. Patrick's Cathedral, John Cardinal O'Connor, the archbishop of New York, pointed out that Babe Ruth, Maris and McGwire were all products of a Catholic school education. "So if you have a son or daughter that you want to hit 60 or more home runs, our schools are open."
We remind Kansas City gas station owners that the Royals' Jose Offerman leads the majors with 12 triples.
A Michigan gas station owner lowered the price on regular to 62.9 cents a gallon until police ordered him to call off the bargain because of heavy traffic.
M-I-C, K-E-Y, M-O-U-S-E....
Tim Forneris, the Mouseketeer-like grounds-crew worker who retrieved the 62nd, was honored with a parade through Disney World.
Will they send those little balls to Cooperstown?
The winning number in the Missouri Pick-3 lottery on the day after the blast, was 0-6-2. The number was played by 149 homer hopefuls, who won $500 apiece.
Almost as popular as the Ginsu.