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Acta Support Update: Chris Antonetti came out in support of Indians manager Manny Acta today. Burning River Baseball also supports Acta. There is nothing he could have done to change the Indians record to this point this season. He has made marginally few errors in baseball decisions (removal of pitchers, batting order, etc) and seems to be a fine motivator. The Indians aren't under .500 because they don't want to win. Just watch Jason Kipnis sprint down to first on a grounder to second (he forced an error this way tonight that lead to the Indians first run) or Vinnie Pestano come sprinting in from the outfield. As a unit the Indians stuck with a few players longer than they should have (Josh Tomlin, Derek Lowe and Johnny Damon are three), but that is not Acta's decision alone to make. If Indians management doesn't give him a new starting pitcher, who should he replace the old one with? Manny Acta has done nothing to deserve getting fired and any specula...
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