Vic Ziegel, in today’s Daily News, describes Jerry Manuel, as different.
"We're more relaxed after the last few weeks," said Carlos Delgado. "If you get 25 guys rowing together, your boat will be going in the right direction."
David Wright was quoted as saying, "He keeps you loose," "He puts a smile on your face. He likes to liven it up a little."
(Manuel’s sense of humor is allowing the players, media, and fans to relax and start enjoying the Manuel era. Ultimately, the winning percentage is the bottom line, but, Manuel’s sense of humor is allowing many to enjoy the 3-3 Jerry Manuel era.)