by Matthew Taylor
Gun-Totin’, .500-home-batting-average-having Luke Scott appears in this week’s edition of Sports Illustrated’s “Pop Culture Grid.” Among other tidbits, Scott shares his love of bratwurst and reminds us that real men don’t lie, cheat, or steal. Judging from his five career stolen bases, I’m inclined to believe that he practices what he preaches.
In other “news,” Cal’s recent appearance on NPR featured some discussion of “The Night the Lights Went Out” at Camden Yards. No mention was made of the associated “Cal beats up Kevin Costner” rumor. UmpBump gives the rundown, and here’s the NPR clip (discussion begins at 23:51).