Mariners President Kevin Ma Ther, um, has had to apologize Sunday night after wide ranging comments he made two Rotary Club surfaced earlier this month and He says he wants apologized every member of the organization. But in his remarks the CEO of the Mariners I mean, it’s unbelievable, said this about former Mariners pitcher Hisashi Iwakuma, who was hired this past January as a coach with the club and about his need for translators and in his English skills is what he said to the Rotary Club in Bellevue. Washington, For instance, we just rehired Iwakuma. It was a picture for us. Wonderful human being his English was terrible. Mother said. He wants to get back into the game. He came to us. We quite frankly want him as a scout interpreter, Blah blah. Here, he’s here says I’m going to say I’m tired of paying his interpreter when he was a player. We pay you a coma X, but it also have to pay 75,000 year. Have an interpreter with him. His English suddenly got better is English. Got better when we told him that I mean, really The CEO of a major League sports franchise, and you’re gonna complain about paying and an interpreter 75 grand. Are you kidding me? And this is what he had to say about Mariners prospect. Who? Your Rodriguez, who’s the number nine overall prospect in baseball, according to ESPN. Who your Rodriguez has a bigger personality and all of you combined. He’s loud. His English is not tremendous. What? And by the way, this is the same guy. Mariners CEO who had to workplace complaints filed against him by female employees who left the team and he gets promoted to CEO and president. So I mean, come on, man.
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