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Old 01-15-2011, 05:38 AM
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Default Padre Profile:* Manager Harry (“Buddy”) Ralston Black

Ran across this...

http://www.friarhood.com/component/c...ton-black.html
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Old 01-15-2011, 09:04 AM
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Old 01-15-2011, 12:59 PM
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Great read. Thanks for posting this
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Old 01-31-2011, 12:05 AM
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Some coaches in pro sports are screamers and yellers. They figure the best way to motivate is to humiliate – NFL’s Todd Haley or Tom Coughlin, anyone? That’s not Buddy’s style. “If you reference other managers and coaches [in pro sports],” said Buddy, “There are a lot of guys that are the Tony Dungy type, Tom Landry or Phil Jackson – I don't see them yelling. But I'm sure when there's a message to be sent, they send it. And that's what I do, and that's not for public consumption. That's between me and the players. I don't want it out in the press when I air out a player or air out a team. I think a lot of that sometimes is self-serving.” Clearly for Buddy, keeping it in the clubhouse and out of the press is the best motivator of all.
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I predict Black will be the first Manager let go this season. The Padres are well on there way to 100+ losses. Ouch!
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