Hottie on the Hot Corner

I was reading quickly, as one does when one is reading during work hours. (Unless, presumably, one works for

It was an account of a spring training brawl between the Yankees and the Rays in Florida yesterday. 

Duncan’s hard grounder glanced off third baseman Evan Longoria’s glove for an error, it read.  

Well, no wonder it was an error. You’ve got a Desperate Housewife handling third base. 

I read it again–more carefully this time. Evan Longoria (below, right), not to be confused with Eva Longoria (below, left). 

That poor guy must get teased a lot.

Michael Malone

Michael Malone, senior content producer at B+C/Multichannel News, covers network programming, including entertainment, news and sports on broadcast, cable and streaming; and local broadcast television. He hosts the podcasts Busted Pilot, about what’s new in television, and Series Business, a chat with the creator of a new program, and writes the column “The Watchman.” He joined B+C in 2005. His journalism has also appeared in The New York Times, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Playboy and New York magazine.