We’ve all heard that cliché’, lame line before, “It’s not you, it’s me.” It’s the most unoriginal way to let someone down easy when a relationship isn’t working out. You want to save yourself from an uncomfortable situation and also try to cushion the fall for the person being let go…neither are usually accomplished with this tactic. In fact it almost always turns out to be a disaster.Better to just be honest, leave no room for guesswork or pleas for one more chance. If it’s over, it’s over. I’ll save Mark Teixeira the BS and just lower the boom. Tex. I’m just not a fan. You seem like a good guy, but you are missing that thing that makes you a New York Yankee. I won’t pretend to think you’ll find it and you shouldn’t either.Am I being tough on Tex? Yes! Look, the guy is one of the best...

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