(Big Mac, Palmeiro and Curt contemplate whether or not this nullifies Raffy’s Pfizer contract)

(UPDATE : Our Fearless Leader, for one, believes that Rafael Palmeiro has accidently-used-something-bad.

The Houston Chronicle’s Richard Justice, appearing on PTI this afternoon, said that a player would have to be “a complete idiot” to knowlingly ingest, apply or inject a questionable substance at this point. Presumably, you’d have to be an even bigger idiot to believe the excuse.

In a completely unrelated story, Jason Giambi hit 14 home runs last month.)