Thu, 16 Jun 2016 19:40:09 -0700
Boston Red Sox SP Eduardo Rodriguez focused on maintaining a consistent pace with his delivery during a bullpen session with pitching coach Carl Willis Monday, June 13.
Fantasy Tip: Rodriguez has struggled in four starts this season, but fantasy owners should be patient with the young lefty.
Fri, 22 Nov 2013 15:56:28 -0800
The Seattle Mariners fired pitching coach Carl Willis Friday, Nov. 22.
Sun, 17 Nov 2013 11:12:39 -0800
The Philadelphia Phillies interviewed Seattle Mariners pitching coach Carl Willis for their pitching coach vacancy Friday, Nov. 15. New Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon has not yet announced if he will retain Willis on his coaching staff for next season.
Sat, 26 Oct 2013 11:20:01 -0700
The Baltimore Orioles are likely to name their new pitching coach early next week, with a decision possibly coming as soon as Monday, Oct. 28. The four leading candidates are from outside the organization: former Philadelphia Phillies pitching coach Rich Dubee, current Seattle Mariners pitching coach Carl Willis, Texas Rangers bullpen coach Andy Hawkins and Atlanta Braves minor league pitching coordinator Dave Wallace.
Fri, 18 Oct 2013 21:31:23 -0700
The Atlanta Braves have to give permission to the Baltimore Orioles to interview minor-league pitching coordinator Dave Wallace. The Orioles are expected to interview him starting next week, as well as former Philadelphia Phillies pitching coach Rich Dubee, Seattle Mariners pitching coach Carl Willis and Texas Rangers bullpen coach Andy Hawkins. Dubee's interview is set for Tuesday, Oct. 22. Manager Buck Showalter said Friday, Oct. 18, that the team will also consider bullpen coach Scott McGregor, interim pitching coach Bill Castro and Triple-A pitching coach Mike Griffin.
Fri, 05 Nov 2010 11:13:43 -0700
The Seattle Mariners' 2011 coaching staff was officially announced Friday, Nov. 5, according to The Tacoma News Tribune's Larry LaRue. Carl Willis will serve as the pitching coach, Chris Chambliss will serve as the hitting coach, Jeff Datz will be the third base coach, Jaime Navarro will serve as the bullpen coach, Robby Thompson will serve as the bench coach and Mike Brumley will be the first base coach.
Thu, 04 Nov 2010 13:51:29 -0700
The Seattle Mariners will keep Carl Willis as their new pitching coach while adding Jaime Navarro as their new bullpen coach Thursday, Nov. 4, according to The Seattle Times' Geoff Baker.
Sun, 31 Oct 2010 11:53:50 -0700
Updating previous reports, Seattle Mariners pitching coach Carl Willis is expected to return to the team, according to Ken Davidoff of Newsday. He is not considered to be a candidate for the same position with the New York Yankees.
Tue, 10 Aug 2010 08:10:26 -0700
The Seattle Mariners hired Roger Hansen as the team's new bench coach and Carl Willis as the new pitching coach, according to The Associated Press. General manager Jack Zduriencik said the team will likely search for new managerial candidates in the offseason.
Tue, 20 Oct 2009 13:44:43 -0700
Joe Capozzi, of The Palm Beach Post, reports the Florida Marlins could be interested in free-agent pitching coach Chuck Hernandez (Tigers), former pitching coach Carl Willis and free-agent pitching coach Randy St. Claire (Nationals).