Following up from an earlier item, Kyle Lohse has been demoted to Salt Lake and the Twins have called up right-hander Boof Bonser (above). (link taken from The Griddle)

(UPDATE : Lil Dice warns us of the forthcoming Boof merchandising tsunami)

After suffering a badly sprained ankle during a collison at home plate in last night’s game with the Phillies, Milwaukee SS J.J. Hardy (above) has been placed on the 15 day disabled list, though his stay is expected to be far longer.

Nomar Garciaparra had a big 2-run single in the Dodgers’ 3-2 win over the Rockies earlier today. Nomar’s hitting .337 and even Grant Hill thinks the shortstop-turned-first baseman looks perfectly healthy.