Hargrove wants no part of 'hot seat' talk
PEORIA, Ariz. -- On the first morning of spring training, Seattle manager Mike Hargrove was fired up about his hot seat.
Mariners chairman and CEO Howard Lincoln declared six months ago that Hargrove and general manager Bill Bavasi "are on my hot seat" for 2007, following the team's third consecutive last-place finish in the AL West.
Hargrove was often asked about the comment during the offseason
-- and always answered calmly. But when he was questioned again
Thursday, he became noticeably ...
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