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Mariners' mess just gets worse

Eric Wedge's abrupt exit further clouds the club's murky future

Updated: September 28, 2013, 2:14 PM ET
By Jim Caple | ESPN.com

Who will the Mariners hire to replace Eric Wedge? Given the team's affinity for hiring ex-Cleveland skippers, my pick is Lou Brown from "Major League." After all, only a fictional manager would want to work for this organization.

Seriously, who would want to manage in Seattle? The next manager will be the Mariners' ninth since 2002, and that's not even counting bench coach Robby Thompson, who was in charge for several weeks this summer when Wedge was recovering from a stroke. Lou ...

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