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Old 08-03-2013, 08:58 PM
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He was supposed to be a hot managerial commodity after the '11 season. If so, how come he hasn't been hired by someone else by now? Besides, I highly doubt Robin is going anywhere.
I don't put ANY stock in the "why didn't somebody hire him sooner" argument after what Thibs has done with the Bulls.
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Old 08-03-2013, 09:11 PM
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Whomever they hire, he *must* have played for the Sox. That is apparently a major qualification to coach here.
Well, Dave Martinez fits that bill.
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Old 08-03-2013, 09:19 PM
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Next manager: Mike LaValliere! Who better to manage players that need a kick in the rear other than a guy named Spanky?
I loved him very underrated player and a good choice
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Old 08-03-2013, 10:11 PM
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Maybe the Sox should hire Tino Martinez as the manager so he can insult, curse, and berate all the hitters.
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I heard that might not be an accurate account of events there.
I'm going to take Tino's side on that one too.
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Old 08-03-2013, 10:55 PM
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Next manager: Mike LaValliere! Who better to manage players that need a kick in the rear other than a guy named Spanky?
Lyle Mouton. Done.
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Old 08-03-2013, 11:06 PM
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Lyle Mouton. Done.
He was way too lazy. Carlos Lee is a much better choice.
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Old 08-03-2013, 11:42 PM
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Let's put together a list of candidates who ever played for the Sox but have never coached more than a little league team. You know, save the Sox some time.
I hear Mike Huff has done some great things at those Bulls-Sox Academies.
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Old 08-04-2013, 12:03 AM
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I am thinking of Mike Caruso and Herbert Perry for hitting coach
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Old 08-04-2013, 12:14 AM
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What is Ben Davis up to?
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Old 08-04-2013, 12:47 AM
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Jose Paniagua.
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Old 08-04-2013, 01:05 AM
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I hear Mike Huff has done some great things at those Bulls-Sox Academies.
Remember him doing some television broadcasting?
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Old 08-04-2013, 01:21 AM
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Old 08-04-2013, 06:06 AM
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Next manager: Mike LaValliere! Who better to manage players that need a kick in the rear other than a guy named Spanky?
Then Mike Squires could be the bench coach.
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Old 08-04-2013, 08:20 AM
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Whomever they hire, he *must* have played for the Sox. That is apparently a major qualification to coach here.
Ron Hassey. Didn't the team like him so much, they traded for him 2-3 times in the '80's?
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Old 08-04-2013, 08:47 AM
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maybe they can bring back the cubs college of coaches, except for only former players.
lol!
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