Author Topic: Immediate Vacancy  (Read 267 times)

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Immediate Vacancy
« on: 4 Jan 2018 8:38:44 AM »
Jon PM'd me yesterday to submit his resignation as the GM of the White Sox.  As his organization is on the clock in the Winter Draft, please allow the NL members of the EC a short time to come to a decision as to who the White Sox will select.

Because Jon PM'd me and did not post here, I will not go into detail about reasons, etc.; but I would like to state publicly that the EC will miss Jon as a GM and as a former EC member.  This was clearly not a decision he came to lightly, and not a decision he envisioned having to make at the end of October.  He's a quality GM who will be hard to replace, and we certainly wish him all the best!

If you know anyone who may be interested in this position, please have them email a short business plan to the EC at the league email address: dmbo [DOT] email [AT] gmail [DOT] com.  There will be no dues needed from that GM until we all have our next round next off-season.

Thanks, all!
« Last Edit: 4 Jan 2018 12:02:42 PM by Royals JC »
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Re: Immediate Vacancy
« Reply #1 on: 4 Jan 2018 10:37:07 AM »
Hate it when we lose old time members. I have someone who should be submitting an application and a business plan when he gets off work tonight


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Re: Immediate Vacancy
« Reply #2 on: 4 Jan 2018 11:49:57 AM »
Jon has been a good GM and a contributing member of the league.  He will be missed.

I hope his future is filled with smooth waters.

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Re: Immediate Vacancy
« Reply #3 on: 5 Jan 2018 5:13:07 PM »
Thank you Doug for the sentiments and to everyone else for an amazing 16 seasons!  It is sad to step down, but a necessary move for me at this time. 

I would have loved to hang on for the 2018 season (and have some fun with the ~$60 million to spend in free agency), but I feel that the league deserved someone that could commit to being more active than I could right now.

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Re: Immediate Vacancy
« Reply #4 on: 5 Jan 2018 7:55:01 PM »
We understand Jon.

You are always be Welcome here.
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