Jul 28, 2011, 1:00 PM EST
Video cameras found both Colby Rasmus and Tony La Russa following the trade yesterday. They each had particularly Rasmus-esque and La Russa-esque takes on the matter.
First Rasmus who, when asked about La Russa, says “I hope he’s happy”:This video is no longer available. Click here to watch more NBC Sports videos!
Now La Russa, who talks about how young players “are spoiled.”This video is no longer available. Click here to watch more NBC Sports videos!
Say what you want about the value the Cardinals got back for him. It’s pretty damn clear that the two of these guys couldn’t operate in the same organization any longer.
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