“If I was managing the team, I would close. … But I’m not managing the team,”This man clearly has no respect for, or knowledge of, the game of baseball. Mariano Rivera is the greatest closer of all time, and this is his stadium. Mo's ERA+ this year is 384, compared to Papelbon's 178. Mariano Rivera is the epitome of a closer, never losing his cool. His expression never changes, whether he just blew the World Series or won it. Papelbon is another story. >>>>>>
Monday, July 14, 2008
Do you think that's a little harsh? I don't. Today he said he thinks he should close the all-star game.