Which is the nearest dog track to Comerica Park? Jim Leyland is gonna need something to keep his spirits up when the Tigers are 20 games under .500 in August.

After 3 consecutive losing seasons, John Hart has resigned as general manager of the Texas Rangers. Hart’s assistant GM, Jon Daniels (above, shown competing in the Scrips Howard Spelling Bee), has been promoted and is now, at 28, the youngest executive in major league baseball to hold such a position.