The Torborg firing/McKeon hiring revisited
Updated: May 15, 2003, 11:59 AM ETBy Jim Baker
Whenever a manager is replaced, it takes at least a week for the dust to settle. Well, things are still pretty dusty in Miami, where Jeff Torborg was axed by the Marlins over the weekend and replaced by Jack McKeon.
Mike Berardino of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel
believes that Torborg was set up to fail by the
Marlins and has some unpleasant things to say about the
current management team running the Florida operation.
He reports that management consistently went against
Torborg's wishes and forced its own personnel
decisions on him, usually compromising his ability to
manage in the way he wanted.
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