Discussion

Chris Perez talks manager change

Updated: October 3, 2012, 9:10 AM ET
Associated Press

CLEVELAND -- Outspoken closer Chris Perez thinks the Indians need a more intense manager and better players.

Perez said Tuesday that Cleveland's second-half collapse was embarrassing and the laid-back approach of former manager Manny Acta didn't help.

"August wasn't baseball, it was pathetic -- in all aspects," Perez said about Cleveland's 5-24 slide that came after losing nine of its last 12 games in July.

Acta was fired Thursday and replaced by bench coach Sandy Alomar ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

MORE MLB HEADLINES