Paul Sullivan: Fire Tony La Russa? Not happening, so White Sox fans need to learn to deal with it.

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Chicago Tribune

CHICAGO — Chicago White Sox manager Tony La Russa had a long talk during batting practice Tuesday with the man who controls his fate. General manager Rick Hahn was there too. The strange dynamic that brought La Russa back to the Sox after 34 years is the same reason he doesn’t have to worry about being fired, no matter how much his team struggles to live up to expectations. Chairman Jerry Reinsdorf is one of La Russa’s best friends. La Russa is not going anywhere. Hahn knows it. La Russa knows it. And Sox fans know it. Reinsdorf didn’t fire Rick Renteria to rectify what he once called “the big…

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