With Girardi’s unsurprising snub in mind, my concern is that by firing Dale Sveum a year before his contract ended, Theo Epstein & Co. have really stepped in it.
To his credit, Theo Epstein has never claimed to be the smartest guy in the room, let alone in baseball.
Former Indians manager Manny Acta reportedly interviewed for the Cubs managerial position Monday.
The Cleveland Indians have fired manager Manny Acta after the team collapsed from contention.
The Indians are only 1 1/2 games up on Chicago, winner of eight of 10 overall and 12-2 in the last 14 meetings between the teams.