While the San Francisco Giants were parading down Market Street on Halloween, Adam Kilgore, Nationals beat writer at the Washington Post, was trying to explain how the “wickedly” talented Nats fell short — again.
Theo Epstein has one goal: Bring a World Series title to Chicago. Any manager, player or coach who can advance the mission is in; everyone else, sorry. Good faith does not exist in competitive sports. Contracts and agreements can be void. Ugly. Down right cold, isn’t it?
Yes. But like it or not, baseball is a business.