Originally written on Fox Sports  |  By By Ken Rosenthal  |  Last updated 8/28/13
No matter who gets fired, the Los Angeles Angels of Dysfunction will not suddenly be awash in solutions. If anything, the dismissal of general manager Jerry Dipoto, manager Mike Scioscia or both only will create a new set of problems. Something is going to give with the Angels. FOX Sports' Jon Paul Morosi, citing industry sources, reported last Friday that either Dipoto or Scioscia is expected to be replaced before the start of next season . But while the natural focus is on, "Who?" the better question is, "How?" As in, how would owner Arte Moreno find a quality replacement for Dipoto, who has been squeezed from above by Moreno and below by Scioscia, becoming the baseball personification of Ben Franklin's description of New Jersey: "A keg tapped at both ends"? On the other hand, how could Moreno justify allowing Dipoto to hire a more like-minded manager when A) Scioscia did not suddenly become dumb, and B) the GM's pitching choices last offseason were deeply flawed? The respec...
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