Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 10/2/13
Wedge out, now what? The Seattle Mariners execs get to do yet another managerial search this winter.  Maybe this group is not the best at picking out major league managers, but they certainly are experienced given this will be their 8th manager search in just over 10 years.  Does practice really make perfect? Replacing a proven, experienced manager like Eric Wedge with someone who has major league experience given the state of the franchise is going to be difficult to say the least, unless you ask Jack Z. “I think if you look at this organization and where we’re at, and what we’ve done here, it’ll be a very desirable job for a lot of good candidates,” Is what Jack Zduriencik said recently.  Well, let’s just examine the facts, shall we? Here are a few of the many obstacles that any candidate is going to have to accept and live with in order to be sitting in the dugout in Seattle come spring 2014. The Problems Your boss, meaning the Mariners GM, Jack Zduriencik, only has 1 year left on his
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