Originally Posted by JB98
I wouldn't be opposed to that. There are worse hires the Sox could make for that position. I don't think Sveum was a brilliant manager or anything, but IMO, he was set up to fail by the Cubs' front office. Castro isn't near the player they think he is. I'm still undecided about Rizzo. I think they believe he is Joey Votto. He might be Adam LaRoche.
This. He wasn't a good manager IMO, but there was no way he was A.) going to succeed with what they through out there the last year and B.) stick around once things did get better by 2016...2018...2022...whenever that magic year is.