Originally written on Subway Squawkers  |  Last updated 11/14/14
Tribute-george
So New York Yankees GM Brian Cashman had a press conference Tuesday in which he claimed to take full responsibility for the Yankees' failure to make the postseason this year. Of course, to my knowledge, none of the lapdogs in the New York media bothered to ask him this followup question -- why aren't you quitting or being fired if it is your responsibility?!Look at this, from the presser:Q. "Who do you put the ultimate responsibility on for the team not being good enough?" A. "Me." Q. "Nobody else?" A. "It’s my responsibility." Q. "Were you given all the resources necessary in the winter to build a winner?" A. "Yes."Well, in the words of Michael Kay, shouldn't Cash be saying "See ya!" and jumping out of an airplane and out of his job or something? He failed at his job despite being given $230 million, and he ought to be fired, or at least show some dignity (ha!) and quit.But of course that isn't going to happen. Cashman has to pay over $1 million next year in alimony to his ex-wife,...
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