Shocking news out of Babylon today, as it was announced that sleepy-eyed manager Joe Torre will step down after the season with bench coach and not-quite-Keith-Hernandez Don Mattingly in line to take over. Just when I thought there wasn't a worse candidate than Wally Backman to manage the 2011 Mets, Joe Torre hits the open market.
Who should manage the 2011 Mets?
Jerry Manuel (25 votes)
Joe Torre (163 votes)
Bobby Valentine (305 votes)
Wally Backman (70 votes)
Someone else (94 votes)
A computer making all in-game decisions based on a win-expectancy matrix (219 votes)
876 total votes