Ruben Amaro must make an immediate, high-impact trade to salvage the Philadelphia Phillies' underwhelming season and his own reputation as a general manager. The off season trade of Cliff Lee has upset many fans, and the team he has assembled is floundering, currently slightly over the.500 mark. Furthermore, Amaro's attitude is not endearing fans.
After the announcement of Kendrick's demotion, The Philadelphia Inquirer 's Matt Gelb's posted this on his blog:
Ruben Amaro Jr.
Starting pitcher Cliff Lee and general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. of the Philadelphia Phillies both want to win, but they might soon do it on different teams. The Phillies have come to a fork in the road, and the club has to decide whe... Read Post
Philadelphia Phillies General Manager Ruben Amaro has a decision to make, and Phillies fans can only hope he makes the right one despite recent history. The Philadelphia Phillies need to get Cliff Lee back. In seeking to acquire a c... Read Post