Note to A-Rod: Might want to check the schedule before crossing in front of the mound again, as the slugger did in Oakland to Dallas Braden (left). He sees the A's seven more times in 2010.
First volcanic ash from Iceland had sports fallout: 500 runners couldn't get to the Boston Marathon. And last Saturday a tornado warning at Talladega forced a Sunday doubleheader.
Apologies to Chris Jakubauskas, who took one off the noggin last Saturday, but Pittsburgh's pitchers are putrid, getting lit up for 20, 10, eight and eight runs during a six-game losing skid.
The NFL draft on ESPN turned into The Jon Gruden Show as the ex-coach riled Steve Young and bullied vets like Tom Jackson and Chris Berman—to what, laud Tim Tebow?