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Offline imref

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Manfred stepping down in 2029
« Topic Start: February 16, 2024, 12:05:47 AM »
Only five more years. :(

https://www.espn.com/mlb/story/_/id/39533514/rob-manfred-says-retire-mlb-commissioner-2029

What are the odds the MASN dispute is resolved by then?

Offline machpost

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Re: Manfred stepping down in 2029
« Reply #1: February 16, 2024, 08:00:57 AM »
Only five more years. :(

https://www.espn.com/mlb/story/_/id/39533514/rob-manfred-says-retire-mlb-commissioner-2029

What are the odds the MASN dispute is resolved by then?
Hopefully he doesn't pull any Bud Seligs. That guy had more farewell tours than KISS.

Offline HalfSmokes

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Re: Manfred stepping down in 2029
« Reply #2: February 16, 2024, 08:20:21 AM »
I guess we get another guy we can blame for ownership's actions. I can't wait

Offline Natsinpwc

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Re: Manfred stepping down in 2029
« Reply #3: February 16, 2024, 09:22:09 AM »
I guess we get another guy we can blame for ownership's actions. I can't wait
I would be that puppet if I could. 

Offline OfftheBat

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Re: Manfred stepping down in 2029
« Reply #4: February 16, 2024, 11:15:39 AM »
I would be that puppet if I could.


A famous quote from Tony Soprano comes to mind : "In this day and age? Who wants the f*** job?"

All jokes aside, it must be a very comfy job with big bucks and benefits, I suspect you could only get it through nepotism and/or major connections.