John Smoltz from MLB Network was on with Grant today to talk about the final weeks of the MLB season. John and Grant talked about the effectiveness of the MLB’s policy regarding suspensions for drug use. John gave his thoughts on whether the current suspension system is good enough. He also talked about the Giants and Dodgers and how they haven’t been able to separate from one another in the standings. Finally, John talked about Stephen Strasburg being shut down by the Nationals, the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim and their struggles, as well as how Derek Jeter has been great so late into his career.
LOS ANGELES, UNITED STATES: Atlanta Braves' John Smoltz pitches his major league-leading 45th save against the Los Angeles Dodgers in the bottom of the ninth inning, in Los Angeles, CA, 25 August 2002. The Braves won 7-5. AFP PHOTO/Lucy NICHOLSON (Photo credit should read LUCY NICHOLSON/AFP/Getty Images)LUCY NICHOLSON/AFP/Getty Images