| Nov 19, 2012
| 4:37 AM
Recently, it has become en vogue for major league clubs to hire two hitting coaches.
The Braves, Cardinals and Padres all employed assistant hitting coaches last season, while the Phillies last month hired former major leaguer Wally Joyner to assist...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 8:29 AM
Orioles third-base coach DeMarlo Hale, one of two coaches the team has yet to resign, has interviewed for the Toronto Blue Jays bench coach job, an industry source has confirmed.
Ending a tenuous search for a manager to replace John Farrell, who left to...
| Nov 24, 2012
| 7:31 AM
DeMarlo Hale, who had served as the Orioles' third-base coach this past season, is taking a job as bench coach for the Toronto Blue Jays, an industry source has confirmed.
Hale, the only remaining unsigned coach from Orioles manager Buck Showalter&...
| Oct 7, 2012
| 7:40 PM
Farrell is right guy
After waving goodbye to Terry Francona a year ago, the Red Sox reportedly made a bid for Blue Jays manager John Farrell. The Jays asked for starting pitcher Clay Buchholz as compensation, and the talks...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 11:20 AM
Orioles third base coach DeMarlo Hale is interviewing for the Boston Red Sox managerial job today. Hale, 51, has nine years of managerial experience, but none in the majors. And that might hurt his chances, especially considering the favorite is John...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 2:21 PM
Rick Peterson, who received rave reviews as the Orioles’ organizational director of pitching development this season, will interview Saturday for the vacant Boston Red Sox pitching coach job, according to an industry source.
Peterson, 58, has...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 10:00 AM
Luckily, they don’t trot out the old “defense wins championship” cliché as much in baseball circles – but there’s no denying there have been teams who improve their ‘D’ and then find increased success.
So, as we...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 3:00 AM
There’s no question that the Toronto Blue Jays have made the most noise throughout baseball this offseason – and that’s pushed them from a fourth-place finish in 2012 to division favorites heading into this season.
| Feb 13, 2013
| 5:17 PM
Go ahead, pick an American League East champion.
Lots of people are in love with the Blue Jays, who won the offseason. They probably will be the consensus pick when teams leave Florida. But you wouldn't be nuts to pick the Yankees, Rays or Orioles. You'...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 1:33 PM
Roster sheets and lineup cards are as necessary as seat cushions and blankets for a trip to local college baseball diamonds this spring. Old Dominion, William and Mary, and Christopher Newport underwent extreme makeovers, including coaches and players,...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 10:24 AM
Orioles pitching coordinator Rick Peterson is reportedly new Red Sox manager John Farrell's choice to be Boston's next pitching coach, according to a report from Gordon Edes of ESPN Boston.
Peterson, one of four candidates who has interviewed for the...