Stories tagged: dusty baker
Sun., Jan. 6, 2019
The avuncular baseball legend, who played with Hank Aaron and managed Barry Bonds years before the Washington Nationals fired him in 2017, is competing in a new arena.
Mon., Oct. 30, 2017
In 10 seasons as New York Yankees manager, Joe Girardi produced 10 winning records, six playoff appearances and a World Series title.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 20, 2017
Dusty Baker’s time as the manager of the Washington Nationals is over after two seasons, two N.L. East titles and zero playoff series victories. The Nationals announced Friday that they …
Wed., June 14, 2017
Darren Baker got scooped up by dad’s team again.
Wed., May 31, 2017
Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper has agreed to drop his appeal of a four-game suspension and will have one game shaved from the punishment.
Thu., March 16, 2017
N.L. Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer probably will miss the Washington Nationals’ opener against Miami on April 3 because of a stress fracture in his right ring finger.
Wed., April 20, 2016
Major League Baseball teams could do a better job of hiring minority candidates for managing and GM posts or women for VP and other administrative positions, according to an annual …
Thu., Nov. 5, 2015
The World Series champion Kansas City Royals kept on shaping their roster for next season on Thursday, exercising an $8 million option on All-Star closer Wade Davis and $5.25 million …
Tue., Nov. 3, 2015
Dusty Baker got another managing job, this time with the Washington Nationals. And Major League Baseball got another black skipper, something the man in charge of the sport called “encouraging.”
Wed., Oct. 23, 2013
The Reds stayed in-house for their next manager, giving pitching coach Bryan Price a three-year deal Tuesday to take the team deep into the playoffs. The job carries enormous expectations …
Sat., Oct. 5, 2013
The Cincinnati Reds fired Dusty Baker on Friday, parting ways with the manager who led them to their best stretch of success since the Big Red Machine but couldn’t get …
Tue., Oct. 16, 2012
Reds hand Baker 2-year extension