Found April 27, 2012 on MarlinsBaseball.com:
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"...this offense during all of Perez’s tenure as the Marlins hitting coach, is failure." We see it everywhere as time moves on and networking becomes that staple of career progression and competence becomes more of a footnote or accessory. “It’s not what you know, it’s who you know”. That is what we hear all the time. And of course, we have seen the offspring of this – hint hint (pun intended). Yes, while there are many examples that it works out better, we also know that we have many cases of this not working very well. Great empires fall because of it. Great businesses fall because of it. Nations are tortured because of it (another discussion for another forum). Movie and television franchises fall because of it – see everything including sequels and remakes. The quality of sports broadcasting has suffered (see those nationally televised baseball games every Saturday).  Sports organizations fall because of it (at least not the ones named the 2012 Dodgers – so far). It is...
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  • Do you have a copy of this whole article? It was brilliant & the Marlins must have made them take it down.
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