Astros, A's on roll
Kruk discusses the great play of the Oakland Athletics and Houston Astros.
It was surprising that anyone was caught by the drug policy for the simple reason that players knew they were going to be tested. How dumb does a guy have to be to get caught for drugs when he knows there is going to be a test? That's just a moronic move, especially when combined with the already stupid move of taking steroids.
Instead of talking about the boneheaded moves of a few players I'd much rather talk about the wild-card races and the great job the Oakland Athletics and manager Ken Macha have done in the past few months. Macha has this team working on all cylinders with Barry Zito pitching his butt off after a lot of people -- including myself -- doubted him after his earlier struggles.
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