"What concerns [me] the most at the moment is the [staggering number of nonames signed to minor league deals by this Jim Bowden fella] that have been occurring the last 90 days and could take baseball out of control. [I tell my son Mark and I tell Stan every day: I'm against The Plan, it's my money, dammit all! Let's spend it! Go get me Bruce Chen]"
(Ted Lerner, via AP/Baltimore Sun, 01/23/2007)
GW Alums Ted Lerner, Sam Perlozzo, and Randy Levine inducted into George Washington University School of Business Sports Executives Hall of Fame.
(What Lerner actually said was: "What concerns us the most at the moment is the free agency signings that have been occurring the last 90 days and could take baseball out of control." I'm not sure so sure there's much to be concerned about, Ted; that's just baseball...)
(Photo by Jacquelyn Martin/AP)