Maybe not DEAD dead, but what has Billy Beane ever really won? Even the Marlins have a better record at wining a World Series or two.
Maybe you can place some of the blame on Bob Melvin, but ever since Beane traded Cespedes for Jon Lester the team has tanked. Getting Jason Hammel and Jeff Smardzjia might have been OK, but trading the away Cespedes has blow up in Beane’s face. [...]
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Why would I say that? The odds are pretty good that he won’t be a Dodger next year based upon the incredible year he has had this year. Someone will likely give him a three year deal at crazy money (crazy for him) based upon his career year. Someone will think he can hit .330 as a regular and maybe he will, but I doubt it. I’d love to have him back but in all probability thi[...]
I guarantee that the Dodgers brass are talking about this…. like 24/7!
However, when you consider it, there are only a couple of really hard decisions to make.
Let’s dive in. Here’s the players who are a LOCK to make the playoff roster, unless they are beheaded by ISIL, which is a real possibility:
Is this just one change or the beginning of several changes?
Is the Logan White era coming to an end too?
Look back at an interview I did in 2009. It is interesting.