Ah, the season is over and the speculation begins. á The offseason is a breeding ground of excitement, uncertainty, disillusionment, and hyperbole. áIt's a time when every fan becomes an expert, and within Cardinal Nation there is, no doubt, a great deal of whispering about Tony LaRussa's pending future. á A good number of people are voicing the opinion that the Cardinals would be okùperhaps even better offùwithout LaRussa at the helm for the 2010 campaign. á Now, I'm neither a fan of his stubbornness, nor of some of his deliberations (i.e. the Rolen Incident).á However, the level of preparedness that he brings to the team, and what he demands from his players is significant. á LaRussa has his flaws, but there is no denying his passion to win and the amount of effort he's going to ...
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