‘Roid rage time!
By Blurt Staff
Admittedly, when we first heard that our heroes the Baseball
Project – one of Scott McCaughey’s numerous projects (he’s also got a new Young
Fresh Fellows album just out on Yep Roc) – had cut a tribute to ‘roided up
Giants slugger Melky Cabrera titled “Why Melky Why?” we were certain it must be
a reworked version of the old country foot-stomper made famous by George Jones
and scores more, “Why Baby Why.” It’s a McCaughey original, though – not that
there’s anything wrong with that.
Check it out, below, while we wait for the inevitable
anti-doping ode to A’s pitcher Bartolo Colon…