The wisdom of Brian Cashman, as reported in a fine feature on the Yankee GM in New York Magazine.
“Brian comes off as very humble, but he is one street-savvy motherfucker. People who underestimate him in any way—he will cut their throats,” says one agent. Lots of juicy tidbits here, from the fact that Contreras was dealt to Chicago, in part, to keep Loaiza from going to the Sox, through San Diego, and that the Sox wanted Vazquez more than Schilling.
So, is Cash getting tired of George’s crap? Let’s just say Theo better watch out for his job. Says Mary Cashman: “Brian would like to go to Boston and win the World Series as general manager of the Red Sox. That would be any man’s dream, to go up there and become the god of Boston.”
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