TROY, NY - Right-hander Bobby Wahl came to the Oakland A's organization with a reputation for being…
Q&A With Lake Monsters' Mgr Rick Magnante
Donald Moore: Coach, how's do you feel this team did this year? Rick Magnante: It was a mixed bag. As Forrest Gump said, "life is like a box of chocolates," and you really don't know what you got until you get out there. And coming into the season, it was a primary extended spring group, and that was pretty thin in terms of overall talent and we got out to a very slow start. We were here [in Troy] and we opened up against Tri Cities and they swept us in three games and they beat us like a drum. So from the get go, we were working our way uphill and we basically have all year. We found our way to .500 at about the halfway point, and we got above that by a couple of games. But we should have won more than three in a row and now we are on a longest losing streak of the year which is eight. So, it's been an uphill battle in terms of trying to win ballgames. The big picture is always the same. The goals, the objectives are always the same, which is development and also the fact...
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