"It can get better," he said. "We're still not where we should be in the front office, in the dugouts and even now, the players' roster. We're losing ground all the way around. We're not asking to be given anything. I wouldn't want anyone of color to be given something. I want the people that want to be in this game to earn what they get."
"I've been talking about this for minority thing for 40 years, and I hate even talking about it now, because all it is, is talk," he said. "Nothing's changed. Who's going to stand up and say anything about it now? Everybody is afraid to stand up knowing it could be costly to your job and family."