. . . #STLCards’ Girsch. Other interviews also being requested. Team considers it "longshot" that GM will be in place before July 31.— Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) June 24, 2014
Clarification on #Padres. Possible they identify and/or select new GM before 7/31. Longshot that the person will be doing the job by then.— Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) June 24, 2014
The internal candidates are uninteresting and hopefully are only a formality. The external candidates are a very interesting list. Only one (Beinfest) is a former GM. The rest are a who's who of rising stars in baseball front offices.