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Maybe it was Shigeru Takada?

by on Aug.08, 2010 @ 11:50 am, under NPB

I'm still not entirely convinced that Shigeru Takada was all that bad a manager, but that doesn't mean I don't think the Swallows needed a change.

Since Junji Ogawa took over the Swallows on 5/27, the team is 31-18-1.  That's a far cry from a team that was 13-32-1 when Takada stepped down.

Incidentally, the Swallows are also 22-13 since adding Josh Whitesell.  Ogawa might want to thank the FO for getting his bat.