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Old 09-20-2019, 08:03 PM
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https://www.mlb.com/news/don-cooper-...dia-negativity
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Old 09-20-2019, 08:09 PM
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Lol. I'm not offended by it...1) It sounds like motivation to him and 2) I don't need him to have a good beside manner if he can help our staff become a world series staff. We'll see.
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Old 09-20-2019, 08:17 PM
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Any time we fans donít just shut up and kiss the ring, someone in this organization always makes it a point to demean us. People in this organization, from the Chairman on down, would do well to remember that we fans donít owe them ****.

This is an absolute embarrassment from one of the worldís most prominent brown-nosers.
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Old 09-20-2019, 08:36 PM
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Must be a slow news day someone went to Don Cooper and asked him what he likes and dislikes about his job. Now we got some controversy and nothing sells like that...
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Old 09-20-2019, 08:41 PM
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Must be a slow news day someone went to Don Cooper and asked him what he likes and dislikes about his job. Now we got some controversy and nothing sells like that...
Not this time. This was directly concocted by team-owned media as a chance to grind an axe. Hahn also brought this topic up earlier in the season, as did Renteria.
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Old 09-20-2019, 11:46 PM
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Any time we fans donít just shut up and kiss the ring, someone in this organization always makes it a point to demean us. People in this organization, from the Chairman on down, would do well to remember that we fans donít owe them ****.

This is an absolute embarrassment from one of the worldís most prominent brown-nosers.
This ownership owes the tax payers of Illinois. The fans owe them nothing.
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Old 09-21-2019, 02:02 AM
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Yeah, I lasted about a week as a Facebook "friend" of Cooper before I said something that pissed him off and he unfriended and blocked me. It takes very little to set him off.


In case you're wondering, all I had said was that I wasn't a big fan of Eddie Einhorn. Coop didn't bother to wait to hear why, just went off on me, told me what a "man's man" Einhorn was, then immediately blocked me.
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Old 09-21-2019, 08:13 AM
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I love Coop's honesty and have no problems with what he said. None. But, perhaps he should think about getting off social media?
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Old 09-21-2019, 12:39 PM
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Yeah, I lasted about a week as a Facebook "friend" of Cooper before I said something that pissed him off and he unfriended and blocked me. It takes very little to set him off.


In case you're wondering, all I had said was that I wasn't a big fan of Eddie Einhorn. Coop didn't bother to wait to hear why, just went off on me, told me what a "man's man" Einhorn was, then immediately blocked me.
Wow. That's pathetically thin-skinned for someone whose job involves dealing with the public (i.e.; fans).

He's a company man through-and-through. I don't believe for a second that his past attendance shaming of fans was just him being rogue - I see it as him reflecting the view of his bosses.
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