Theo Epstein seems severe about taking a 12 months off from Main League Baseball.
The previous Chicago Cubs president was contacted by the Philadelphia Phillies because the group hunts for a brand new president, according to Jayson Stark of The Athletic. Epstein promptly knowledgeable the Phillies that he was not and intends to step away from the sport for a minimum of a 12 months.
The Phillies’ search is continuing with out Epstein’s involvement. Los Angeles Dodgers senior vp Josh Byrnes is believed to have met with the group in latest days.
It was reported beforehand that the Phillies wanted to land a big name to run their baseball operations. Epstein definitely would have certified. Sadly for them, he seems to have been severe about desirous to take a 12 months off from the sport.