Found November 03, 2011 on Red Hot Mama:
Yesterday, the Chicago Cubs fired manager Mike Quade. The move wasn’t exactly a surprise, considering the Cubs had just brought in Theo Epstein to be the new general manager. New GMs often want to clear house and start fresh, but since Epstein hadn’t done that when he started his … [visit site to read more]
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