Joe Maddon's response to Davey Johnson calling out Joel Peralta warrants a loss of respect for the Rays manager. Cheating is "cowardly", calling out a cheater is the way it works in baseball.
Merkin Updates our earlier note. Even though nothing is official until February, it seems that Thornton will be on the roster... New link includes plenty of quotes from Thornton
Good stuff in here on his playing days with the O's, managing the Mets, Brady and steroids, and the one guy he played with or managed that he would want on his team.