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Saturday, July 13, 2019

Brodie Van Wagenen wrong to hide behind ‘organization’ speak

Brodie Van Wagenen sat in the first-base dugout Friday afternoon at Marlins Park and answered quickly about his soon-to-be 40-51 Mets.

“I think that any time a team struggles it’s on the organization,’’ the general manager began.

“I think that this organization has provided baseball operations with a tremendous amount of support. They’ve given us autonomy to reach a consensus about what baseball moves we think are in the best interests of the organization and then we move forward collectively as one unit. I wouldn’t want to put the blame on players or coaches or scouts or anybody of that matter, but I can tell you that this team that we built was one that was a unified vision and it hasn’t worked. So I accept my responsibility in that capacity as well.’’

Jim Furtado Posted: July 13, 2019 at 11:48 AM | 5 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. Jose Molina wants a nickname like "A-Rod" Posted: July 13, 2019 at 03:10 PM (#5861636)
bvw looks and sounds like an unmitigated douche
   2. Captain Supporter Posted: July 13, 2019 at 06:10 PM (#5861661)
bvw looks and sounds like an unmitigated douche

Maybe, but the article is typical Kevin Kernan hackwork.
   3. Jeff Francoeur's OPS Posted: July 14, 2019 at 01:35 PM (#5861766)
"Brodie Van Wagenen" sounds like a John Grisham character.
   4. snapper (history's 42nd greatest monster) Posted: July 14, 2019 at 01:47 PM (#5861770)
bvw looks and sounds like an unmitigated douche

I think a name like that is destiny.
   5. The usual palaver and twaddle (Met Fan Charlie) Posted: July 15, 2019 at 11:01 AM (#5861919)
Maybe, but the article is typical Kevin Kernan hackwork.


I've said for years -- really since Murdoch took it over -- that no respectable fish would ever want to find itself wrapped in the Post.

I'd try to find a second confirmation if the Post told me the sky was blue.

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