AL East Standings
- The Yankee Analysts writes that the numbers seem to be pointing to putting A.J. Burnett in the bullpen.
- Fire Brand of the American League asks if Josh Beckett is a Cy Young frontrunner.
- The Penn League Report offers up some thoughts on the Blue Jays calling up Henderson Alvarez.
- DRaysBay looks at the Rays' shortstop void.
- Jake Arrieta will receive confirmation before undergoing season-ending surgery.