HELLO WILDCATS Taking the Internet by storm Tuesday was a Youtube.com demonstration from Weber State on how to make chili cheese nachos in the microwave.
SOCIAL MEDIA Browns rookie LB Tank Carder apologized on Twitter after he used a gay slur on the same social media site in response to a comment.
CONFERENCE SHUFFLE Tulane and East Carolina in the Big East? Well, at least it means sportspickle.com can have some fun with a fake Big East application.
At least one prominent member of the Boston sports media is pounding loudly on the "trade for Joe Mauer" drum: ESPN Boston's Gordon Edes, who says Mauer is "that player" the Red Sox need. Such a trade would be complicated, including this question, which I posed Tuesday on RandBall: What percentage of Twins fans would be upset if they traded Mauer this offseason? Other web highlights:
|Chicago Cubs - LP: E. Jackson||2||FINAL|
|Pittsburgh - WP: V. Mazzaro||4|
|Baltimore - LP: K. Gausman||6||FINAL|
|Toronto - WP: B. Morrow||12|
|Cleveland - WP: Z. McAllister||12||FINAL|
|Boston - LP: R. Dempster||3|
|Minnesota - LP: J. Burton||6||FINAL|
|Detroit - WP: J. Benoit||7|
|LA Angels - WP: J. Blanton||5||FINAL|
|Kansas City - LP: E. Santana||4|
Poll: Who should be the next Twins starting pitcher to lose his job?