Another day, another Houston Astros related article being released. Pedro Moura of The Athletic sat down with Dodgers’ first baseman Max Muncy this week to discuss his opinion on the Astros response to their scandal. And to put it lightly, Max was not satisfied with the responses.
A one-on-one with Max Muncy, a player who has been thinking about why everybody’s so angry about the Astros — and holding his tongue. But he’s mad they’re playing the victim.
“The fact that they’re making absolute mockery of it is what pisses me off.” https://t.co/iesR0avmxl
— Pedro Moura (@pedromoura) February 18, 2020
Moura did an excellent job throughout the interview of giving Muncy time to think about his answers and process his thoughts. Rather than reaching for an emotional quote to create a headline, Moura let Muncy decide the pace of the interview. And Muncy took his time to pick apart the Astros’ responses to being caught cheating, but some parts were surprising.
In fact, Muncy surprisingly praised Carlos Correa for his dedication to his teammates.
I actually applaud him for that: He was standing up for his guy. He was standing up for his teammates. That’s all we…