Re: Manager John Farrell hired by/traded to Boston
Originally Posted by Phhhl
Why is this guy such a hot commodity? I am not trying to be glib. I just don't know why I keep hearing his name. It is not like the Jays have been especially successful recently. Is there a backstory?
Red Sox ownership knows him and they're comfortable with him. They don't want any surprises this time.
I'm not saying it's a good decision or bad decision, but that's the reason.
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