“He’s on the last year of his contract,” Piniella said. “He’s done a heck of a job here. I’ve seen where other GMs have been extended. Why not ours?”

~ Lou Piniella on Jim Hendry’s job status

So you know how Lou feels, but how do you feel? This is Jim’s contract year. Does he deserve a contract extension?

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