Found September 12, 2013 on The Outside Corner:
Bad news, Phillies fans: Ruben Amaro Jr is likely going to be staying on as the team's general manager, according to an interview that Matt Gelb of the Philadelphia Inquirer did with Phillies team president David Montgomery. INQ: Given that chain of command, Ruben is under contract next year, but will he be back? DM: Oh, Ruben is our general manager.   Sorry, Philadelphia. But Montgomery wasn't done, and proceeded to laud Amaro in response to Gelb's next question. INQ: What is your confidence level in him being the guy to turn it around? DM: I guess I have a broader perspective than other people do. I've seen Ruben at work since 1999. I've seen the diligence he's put in as an assistant GM. I think he benefited greatly from the opportunity to work under two very good, but very different general managers in style with Ed [Wade] and Pat [Gillick]. It's good we have both of their services still involved. One of the things Ruben has done ...
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