Originally Posted by tixe
Over the winter, I was listening to the Pirates' "official" baseball guys on KDKA when Redman's name came up. I have never heard announcers immediately spew such venom about a former member of their team. They called the day that he was traded the most important day it the Pirates' off-season, and went on at length about Redman's ego and how bad of a clubhouse guy he was.
No idea as to how accurate all this was, but I was more than a little surprised to hear it said so directly.
Yeah, a huge day for the Pirate juggernaut. Good thing they moved him to improve the clubhouse atmosphere. Otehrwise, they might be sitting in last place and 28 games under .500 by the AS Break or something like that...