The New York Mets are bearing in mind ESPN analyst Eduardo Perez of their managerial seek, in line with SNY.television, which reported he was once in New York on Monday for a 2nd interview.
FILE PHOTO: Eduardo Perez of the Tampa Bay Satan Rays (L) is tagged out at house plate by way of Baltimore Orioles catcher Javy Lopez, within the first inning in their recreation at Camden Yards in Baltimore, April 21, 2004. REUTERS/Joe Giza
The primary interview was once by the use of telephone. Mickey Callaway was once fired by way of the Mets on Oct. three after two seasons as their supervisor.
Different reported applicants are former New York Yankees supervisor Joe Girardi, ex-major league outfielder Carlos Beltran, Minnesota Twins bench trainer Derek Shelton, Arizona Diamondbacks director of participant construction Mike Bell and Mets high quality keep watch over trainer Luis Rojas.
Right through his 13-year occupation within the majors, most commonly as a primary baseman, outfielder or designated hitter, Perez, 50, performed for the California Angels (1993-95), Cincinnati Reds (1996-98), St. Louis Cardinals (1999-2000, 2002-03), Tampa Bay Satan Rays (2004-05), Cleveland Indians (2006) and Seattle Mariners (2006).
—Former Philadelphia Phillies supervisor Gabe Kapler is drawing passion from a variety of primary league groups, the most recent being the Chicago Cubs, who stated they plan to interview him and Houston Astros bench trainer Joe Espada this week for his or her open place.
Kapler was once a member of the Boston Pink Sox from 2003-06 on the identical time present Cubs executives Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer held an identical positions with the American League membership.
Kapler, 44, was once fired Thursday after compiling a 161-163 listing and not using a playoff appearances in two seasons with the Phillies. On Saturday, MLB Community reported that the San Francisco Giants need to interview Kapler as a conceivable candidate to fill Bruce Bochy’s vacant managerial place.
—Rick Honeycutt is out as Los Angeles Dodgers pitching trainer after 14 seasons and might be changed by way of bullpen trainer Mark Prior, president of baseball operations Andrew Friedman stated.
Friedman advised newshounds Honeycutt will stay with the group as a different assistant.
The transfer got here following the Dodgers’ loss within the Nationwide League Department Sequence to the Washington Nationals after Los Angeles gained a franchise-record 106 video games throughout the common season. It was once the membership’s 7th instantly playoff look, and not using a International Sequence titles throughout that span.
—Victor Robles returned from a hamstring harm to start out in heart box Monday evening for the Washington Nationals as they hosted the St. Louis Cardinals in Recreation three of the Nationwide League Championship Sequence. The Nationals started the evening with a 2-Zero lead within the best-of-seven collection.
Robles, who was once batting 8th, singled to guide off the 3rd inning and scored the sport’s first run on a two-out unmarried by way of Adam Eaton.
The 22-year-old Robles, who batted .255 with 17 homers, 65 RBIs and 28 steals in 155 video games this season, has overlooked 5 instantly postseason video games since struggling the harm in Recreation 2 of the NL Department Sequence in opposition to the Los Angeles Dodgers.
—Box Degree Media