Staying home might be better

Figuring out the riddle of All-Star snubs, injuries and the second half

Updated: July 11, 2013, 10:23 AM ET
By Tim Keown | ESPN.com

Yasiel Puig hysteria, while a joyous sidebar to the summer of '13, doesn't go nearly far enough. We shouldn't be consumed only with the borderline creepy, Tass-like quest to pave his way to next week's All-Star Game. After all, why stop there? To fully honor the Month of Puig, we should redirect our efforts toward Cooperstown, where surely all the resident historians would agree that Puig's first month in the big leagues begs for a suspension of the rule requiring a five-year wait for enshrinement.

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