‘Quiet’ leadership is thought to be largely worthless by those who believe the only good leader is one who will say what needs to be said – and do so loudly.
When Edgar Martinez and Raul Ibanez spent time together over the weekend, the stories abounded, and the issue of quiet leadership was settled once and for all. The Edgar had it. Ibanez saw it, felt it and followed it.
"When I was young, after workouts I’d come dragging in off the field, go to the food room,…