Well, that was fast. The BoSox aren’t waiting for Manfred to drop the hammer. They’ve given Cora the ax.
The announcement — like US foreign policy — came on Twitter:
I definitely believe the split was mutual. Uh huh.
In case you were worried about Bostonians moving on, the Boston Herald weighs in:
See how happy he looks wearing the uni that one time as manager? Yeah, he’s out too. Carlos Beltran will not be managing the Mets for the 2020 season.
It’s unclear if Beltran asked to walk or they showed him the door. It may be “mutual” like Cora or he may have actually resigned.
Pop more popcorn, folks!