AL West Standings
- Geoff Baker of the Seattle Times writes that teams will be reluctant to give up very much for Erik Bedard if there's a perception that he is "damaged goods."
- A's prospect Grant Green won the Futures Game MVP award, going two for two with a pair of doubles.
- Athletics Nation reviews the Athletics' last five years, concluding that their efforts to rebuild have become a full trainwreck.
- Lone Star Ball writes that Julio Borbon's sprained ankle potentially removes him from the mix as a trade chip.
- Angels RHP Jered Weaver will start for the AL in the 2011 MLB All-Star game.