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    Cubs owner gives Hendry vote of confidence

    Cubs owner Tom Ricketts told reporters in Anaheim that he has "the highest level of confidence" in his GM Jim Hendry, writes MLB.com's Carrie Muskat. However, Ricketts stopped sort of guaranteeing Hendry's job security:
    "The fact is right now, Jim is our general manager, I support him, I think he does a great job, and after that we'll just take it one day at a time," the chairman said.

    I wonder what happens at trade deadline and how much that holds on if Hendry comes back



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    Re: Cubs owner gives Hendry vote of confidence

    It's gonna happen in 2011 has a nice ring to it...



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    Re: Cubs owner gives Hendry vote of confidence

    Hendry has pictures of somebody doing something illicit.... I'm convinced of it.



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    Re: Cubs owner gives Hendry vote of confidence

    Not a Cubs fan and I don't know much about there situation, but usually a "Vote of Confidence" is usually a "Kiss of Death".

    As Cubs fans, should Hendry get the boot?



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    Re: Cubs owner gives Hendry vote of confidence

    Quote Originally Posted by DaddyMac View Post
    Hendry has pictures of somebody doing something illicit.... I'm convinced of it.
    Hopefully it was the old ownership and it no longer has any clout.


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    Re: Cubs owner gives Hendry vote of confidence

    On a slightly unrelated note, Greg McDermott was given a vote of confidence after the 2009-10 season



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    Re: Cubs owner gives Hendry vote of confidence

    Funny...I don't read that as a vote of confidence! "after that we will take it one-day-at-a-time" would not make me feel too confident in how the boss feels about me.



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    Re: Cubs owner gives Hendry vote of confidence

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyched View Post
    On a slightly unrelated note, Greg McDermott was given a vote of confidence after the 2009-10 season
    True...and he wasn't going to be fired either!



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    Re: Cubs owner gives Hendry vote of confidence

    Well have fun Cubs fans...... What a joke.



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    Re: Cubs owner gives Hendry vote of confidence

    Since "vote of confidence" never really means that, why is taking over for Jim?


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    Re: Cubs owner gives Hendry vote of confidence

    Ah, the dreaded "Vote of Confidence." Hendry last seen at Kinko's with a copy of his resume....



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    Re: Cubs owner gives Hendry vote of confidence

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyched View Post
    It's gonna happen in 2011 has a nice ring to it...
    not a world series ring however



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