...When Dibble says the players don't have to be your friends, he's directly criticizing Riggleman. He doesn't think this has to be a popularity contest but rather you should be playing your best players.
Part of it may be directed at Nook Morgan
. They may like him for the Silver Elvis Wig
, but the team needs to win games, and he needs to get on base more often.
This team should be taking more fielding practice or stick to the same positions played. Do SOMETHING
to improve the awful fielding by this team.