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Non-playoff baseball news: Leo Mazzone fired

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by 2muchcoffeeman, Oct 12, 2007.

  1. 2muchcoffeeman

    2muchcoffeeman Active Member


    Prediction: He won't be unemployed for long.
  2. Moderator1

    Moderator1 Moderator Staff Member

    There was a quote down in the story from Leo about how he knew his days were numbered when the managerial change was made. Must have been a comfortable final couple of months of the season.
  3. Cosmo

    Cosmo Well-Known Member

    Daniel Cabrera, Hayden Penn and Steve Trachsel are not Tom Glavine, John Smoltz and Greg Maddux.
  4. spnited

    spnited Active Member

    He will replace Ron Guidry as Yankees pitching coach
  5. hockeybeat

    hockeybeat Guest

    Where's Guidry going?
  6. spnited

    spnited Active Member

  7. mike311gd

    mike311gd Active Member

    Is Roger McDowell's seat safe in Atlanta?
  8. lantaur

    lantaur Well-Known Member

    That's the knock on Mazzone - he doesn't help young guys (i.e. Cabrera, Loewen, Penn), but he does with guys on the brink (Bedard, Guthrie).

    Despite being from Maryland, Mazzone grew up a Yankees fan. If Guidry goes, lock him in, although he could follow buddy Sam Perlozzo to Seattle, where Perlozzo is rumored to become a coach.
  9. hockeybeat

    hockeybeat Guest

    He hated working for Big Stein?
  10. spnited

    spnited Active Member

    No, he is going to be fired if Mazzone is available.
  11. PhilaYank36

    PhilaYank36 Guest

    Don't any of you get it? Mazzone was the sole reason why the Orioles sucked this year!
  12. spnited

    spnited Active Member

    All of the Yankees coaches contracts expire at the end of the month... none of them are assured of being brought back.
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