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U Of M Names Dan O'Brien To Coaching Staff

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota has added Dan O’Brien to its coaching staff as a co-special teams coordinator and assistant defensive backs coach.

O’Brien, who had served as director of football operations from 2008-14 and had also been a senior associate athletic director, will also help with recruiting. 86 more words


Rizzo: Schu returning, Jones hired as asst. hitting coach

Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo formally announced three more members of Dusty Baker’s coaching staff Wednesday, with Rick Schu returning as hitting coach, Jacque Jones hired as assistant hitting coach and Chris Speier hired to serve as either bench coach or third base coach. 572 more words

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Alumni Update: Five former Revs become minor league free agents

Major League Baseball grants free agency to all players with expiring contracts five days after the conclusion of the World Series, granted that player hasn’t re-signed with their organization.  1,083 more words

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Lopes returns to Nats as Baker's first base coach

The Nationals added another high-profile coach to Dusty Baker’s staff Thursday morning, bringing Davey Lopes back to serve in the first base coaching position he held in D.C. 102 more words

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Mike Maddux hired as new pitching coach

Mike Maddux, a longtime and well-respected big-league pitching coach, will hold that role on Dusty Baker’s staff with the Nationals, the club announced Wednesday.

Maddux, who just parted ways with the Rangers last week after seven seasons, becomes the first known member of Baker’s new staff in Washington, which could include other high-profile names. 268 more words

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Montverde Academy basketball coach arrested after being fired

A fired Montverde Academy (Fla.) assistant basketball coach was arrested last week after police said he refused to leave campus after he was dismissed, according to a report… 163 more words

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Brewers Announce Reported Coaching Hirings


The Milwaukee Brewers have announced the hiring of Derek Johnson as pitching coach and Pat Murphy as bench coach. In addition, the Club has announced the return of bullpen coach Lee Tunnell to the 2016 staff. 274 more words