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Link-O-Rama: Colon close to rejoining White Sox

Jul 16, 2009, 12:32 PM EDT

* Assuming that he doesn’t go missing again, Bartolo Colon looks ready
to rejoin the White Sox’s rotation after racking up eight strikeouts
over seven innings of two-run ball in his latest Triple-A start.

* Citi Field in New York has reportedly been chosen to host the All-Star game in 2013. Anaheim, Arizona, and Kansas City will be the hosts in 2010, 2011, and 2012.

* Speaking of the All-Star game, this year’s television ratings were down slightly compared to last year despite the Barack Obama-led pregame festivities getting a slight ratings bump. Of course, MLB.com has a slightly different spin on the numbers.

* Dave Allen of Fan Graphs has some great analysis of Tim Lincecum and his amazing changeup.

* Fans in Portland got to see the International League squeak by the Pacific Coast League in last night’s Triple-A All-Star game.

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