Wed, 11 Jul 2012 06:28:56 -0700
San Diego Padres CL Huston Street seemed open to a trade to the New York Mets, which was thought to be improbable because of Street's shaky past with Mets bench coach Bob Geren. Previously, Street referred to Geren as "my least favorite person I have ever encountered in sports from age 6 to 27." Street upgraded his opinion of Geren to "a good man," and partly blamed their rocky relationship on himself. Street said he would approach Geren and talk it out with him if he were traded to the Mets.
Fri, 14 Oct 2011 08:57:55 -0700
The New York Mets will not hire former manager Jim Riggleman as their next bench coach after he interviewed earlier this week. Former Oakland Athletics manager Bob Geren is expected to be hired for the position. However, the team plans to speak with former bench coach Dave Jauss before going with Geren.
Fri, 14 Oct 2011 08:36:27 -0700
The New York Mets hired Bob Geren as their bench coach.
Thu, 13 Oct 2011 09:36:41 -0700
The New York Mets are interviewing former manager Bob Geren for the bench coach position Thursday, Oct. 13.
Tue, 11 Oct 2011 05:17:45 -0700
The New York Mets will interview former Oakland Athletics manager Bob Geren for their bench coach vacancy. A team source previously said the team was interested in Larry Bowa, but he is now unlikely to be in the mix.
Thu, 06 Oct 2011 07:59:44 -0700
The New York Mets are interested in Jim Riggleman, John McLaren, Bob Geren and Larry Bowa for their bench coach position.
Thu, 09 Jun 2011 09:26:12 -0700
The Oakland Athletics fired manager Bob Geren Thursday, June 9. Former manager Bob Melvin has been named as the interim manager.
Thu, 09 Jun 2011 06:37:58 -0700
The Oakland Athletics are unlikely to fire manager Bob Geren during the season. This is the last year on Geren's contract, but he and general manager Billy Beane are longtime friends, and injuries have been blamed for the team's performance.
Thu, 02 Jun 2011 01:11:34 -0700
Updating a previous item, Oakland Athletics manager Bob Geren may rework his rotation with Thursday, June 2, being an off day. He has not announced anything besides the skipping of SP Guillermo Moscoso's next start.
Wed, 25 May 2011 06:04:49 -0700
Oakland Athletics RP Brian Fuentes and manager Bob Geren had a closed-door meeting Tuesday, May 24. Geren said he was satisfied with the results of the meeting, and there would be no disciplinary fallout. "I meant what I said and I stand behind what I said. It was just the wrong outlet," Fuentes said.