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Luhnow's "guys" are a cross-section of three generations of GMs

“It’s one of those things where you’ve got a new regime in here. They want their guys and it’s coming later in the season; it’s getting closer to September. 412 more words



Reflection of the past 7 years for the Astros is a long one, how they went from the second best team in the majors to the worst. 207 more words

Purpura Hired To Oversee Rangers Minor Leagues

ARLINGTON (AP)  The Texas Rangers have hired former Houston general manager Tim Purpura to overee all aspects of their minor league system.

The two-time defending AL champion Rangers said Friday that Purpura’s role will include player development and affiliate matters. 76 more words


It's time to play "Blame the Manager!"

Really, that’s been going on in New York for a month with Joe Torre, and people waiting for him to be fired.  That is incredibly unlikely to happen this year, and if it should occur, it will not happen until after the Yankees are eliminated from the playoff race.  948 more words