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Wipe that smirk off your face.
Just before I started typing, I was scratching my head.
Partly because I had an itch, but mainly because I don't know what Joe Girardi is doing anymore.
Actually, I'm pretty sure Joe has no idea what he's doing anymore.
Whether it be Game 2, when he inexplicably pinch hit Eric Chavez for Brett Gardner...or pitched to Miguel Cabrera in the sixth inning...or bought Luis Ayala into a tie game.
Or perhaps it was Game 3, when his 300lb starting pitcher was obviously spent—I mean it was obvious to everyone—and he still sent him back out to put more people on base and give up another run.
Is he talking to Grady Little in between innings?
No, I think his smartest decision so far has been to put the entire season on the shoulders of AJ Burnett, who Girardi says "could have a short leash."
He could have a short leash?
Hey Joe, keep this in mind: you could have a job next year, but with Terry Francona now a free agent, I wouldn't count on it if you lose later today.