Originally Posted by BainesHOF
My point is you make moves to address problems. You don't just sit back and do absolutely nothing for months. Hahn allowed this season to disintegrate in record time, talking repeatedly about career norms through his paralysis. It's his job to detect problems early before they turn into bigger ones. Anybody can sit back until things unravel completely and then become a junkyard dealer.
Flip side to that is, of course, anybody can overreact at the first sign of trouble and cause a small problem to blossom into a major one. A GM's job is to walk that line.