Making the case for Prior

Updated: September 24, 2003, 4:28 PM ET
By Jim Baker | MLB Insider
  • Mark Prior for Cy Young Award? That's the pitch in today's Chicago Tribune from Rick Morrissey who says the second-year ace deserves to ace out Eric Gagne of the Dodgers.

  • One of the key additions to the Twins this year was left-handed starter Kenny Rogers. Patrick Reusse of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune highlights Rogers' division-clinching victory over the Indians last night.

  • With Barry Larkin announcing that the end of his playing career is at hand, the time to look for the shortstop of the future is at hand. Not that the Reds haven't been looking before this, writes John Fay of the Cincinnati Enquirer. He discusses the future of the position in today's Cincinnati Enquirer.
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