Re: Indians fire their manager
Originally Posted by Virginia Beach Reds
Manny Acta seems like a decent manager. With all of the mistakes that front office has made over the past few years, coupled with key injuries, that was an absolute no win at the Mistake by the Lake. Acta is probably thrilled he doesn't have to be exposed to another Browns game.
He's a great baseball mind who may not have the temperament for being the person in charge when adversity hits. He made a bad situation worse in Washington too.
They were 5-24 in August and have more talent than that.
How, then, are those people of the future—who are taking steroids every day—going to look back on baseball players who used steroids? They're going to look back on them as pioneers. They're going to look back at it and say "So what?" - Bill James, Cooperstown and the 'Roids