Quote Originally Posted by membengal View Post
C Trent on 1530 now...his guesses:

Combination of the money tied up in bad contracts for players let go (Castro, Stanton), roster mismanagement (the Ross conundrum today).

C Trent doesn't think the writing was always on the wall with regard to Jocketty taking over, thinks that Jocketty really didn't want to be thrust into this position right now.
I agree about the money. I agree that maybe Jocketty didn't want this but Cast manuevered him brilliantly.