While We’re Waiting aims to be the round-up of the recent WFNY-esque information for your morning viewing. Have something you think we should see? Send it to our tips email in the sidebar.
Thank you Colin Cowherd? On Chris Bosh and the Cavaliers: ”So, everybody wants me to ask you here at ESPN. You’ve got that free agent thing coming. You know, Cleveland’s looking for some help in the frontcourt. I mean, what’s the deal with you, Chris? You gonna stay? You gonna go? What are you gonna do? [...] Let’s be honest, it would be kind of sweet to play with LeBron. I mean, doesn’t everyone else in the NBA think that?” [Amar Panchmatia/Cavalier Attitude]
In the “blue” corner: the Cleveland Cavaliers. In the “pink” corner: Bruno and his delicious journeys. [Cory McCartney/SI.com]
On Omar Vizquel’s Hall of Fame credentials: “Look, bottom line, Vizquel is statistically better than a good portion of the current shortstops in the Hall of Fame in terms of offensive and defensive balance. And more than that, and I’ve long been an advocate of this adage — watch the game and one can see the Hall of Famers without a single glance at a stat sheet, they just play the game differently. Watching Vizquel play shortstop, there is no question that the only other player one dare say was superior defensively was Ozzie. And there are worse players to finish second to.” [Bugs and Cranks via '64 and Counting]
Good luck, Raider Nation: “The Oakland Raiders have signed free-agent QB Charlie Frye, the team announced on their Twitter Page. The former third-round pick of the Cleveland Browns out of the 2005 draft becomes the sixth quarterback under contract with the Raiders currently. Frye spent the last two seasons with the Seattle Seahawks.” [Adam Caplan/Scout.com]
And with today’s MLB Draft taking place, check out some of these “can’t miss prospects.” Full disclosure, I once went to a card show with the only intention being to collect as many Brien Taylor cards as my allowance could afford. Sigh. At least it was a mistake by the Yankees… [Cleveland Frowns]