Major League Baseball recently announced a set of new rules that will be implemented in the minor leagues as they experiment and tinker to find the best way to evolve the game of baseball. In this episode, I give my thoughts and opinions on the new rules being implemented, and I yes, offer up a pretty wacky rule of my own! Give it a listen!
3 Up 1. Albert Pujols - 700 homeruns is insane. Even through a generation of steroids, the number is incredibly exclusive (sans, you know, Bonds). So much props to Pujols who literally puts himself in some rarified discussions among the game's greatest. Here are some quick thoughts from yours truly on Pujols hitting 700 . 2. PATHFINDER - The fight against cancer just got a smidge better. GRAIL announced results from their PATHFINDER study that may have found ways to provide early detection screening to significantly enhance the discovery of cancer well before symptoms begin. I accidentally ran into this story - why isn't this more headline news? SMH. 3. Pandemic Over? - The World Health Organization (remember them, before everyone suddenly became public health experts) described COVID as an "acute global emergency". Going even further, announced that 20M global deaths were avoided last year due to vaccines. Just outright amazing. 3 Down 1. Brett Favre - No resp