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Old 02-26-2018, 06:32 PM
Grzegorz Grzegorz is offline
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Originally Posted by DumpJerry View Post
A lot has been written about Shields' mentoring skills and how the Sox are very pleased with the mentoring he has given the young arms. Since we were not trying to be in contention when we obtained him
I'd agree with everything you said but I remember that the White Sox traded for Shields b/c they were looking to get over the hump.
“There were a few hard rules, but everybody was unique, and he understood that. George’s great strength was he didn’t overcoach. There’s no place for panic on the mound.” - Jim Palmer on George Bamberger “Arms and the man,” Sports Illustrated, April 19, 2004

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