Fri, 21 Nov 2014 14:23:20 -0800
The Tampa Bay Rays have finalized their managerial candidates to Cleveland Indians bullpen coach Kevin Cash, free-agent OF Raul Ibanez and Kansas City Royals bench coach Don Wakamatsu. Current bench coach Dave Martinez is no longer a candidate.
Thu, 06 Nov 2014 12:55:25 -0800
Tampa Bay Rays bench coach Dave Martinez, Triple-A Durham manager Charlie Montoyo, former Cleveland Indians manager Manny Acta, San Francisco Giants bench coach Ron Wotus, Kansas City Royals bench coach Don Wakamatsu, free-agent OF Raul Ibanez (Royals), Milwaukee Brewers special assistant to the general manager Craig Counsell and Indians bullpen coach Kevin Cash are candidates for the Tampa Bay Rays managerial position.
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:24:56 -0700
The Arizona Diamondbacks have received permission to interview Kansas City Royals bench coach Don Wakamatsu for their managerial position.
Sat, 13 Sep 2014 23:51:12 -0700
Former Seattle Mariners manager Don Wakamatsu, former Arizona Diamondbacks manager A.J. Hinch, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim bench coach Dino Ebel, Boston Red Sox bench coach Torey Lovullo and former Cleveland Indians and Washington Nationals manager Manny Acta are rumored candidates for the vacant Houston Astros managerial spot.
Fri, 25 Oct 2013 10:59:50 -0700
The Kansas City Royals named Don Wakamatsu as their new bench coach and catching instructor and Mike Jirschele as an assistant coach Friday, Oct. 25. Wakamatsu served as a special assignment scout for the New York Yankees last year and Jirschele was the manager for Triple-A Omaha since 2003.
Sun, 28 Oct 2012 10:41:27 -0700
San Diego Padres special assistant Brad Ausmus, along with former MLB managers Jim Tracy and Manny Acta, are not expected to be in contention for the Toronto Blue Jays' managerial vacancy. However, Los Angeles Dodgers third base coach Tim Wallach, Baltimore Orioles third base coach DeMarlo Hale, Cleveland Indians bench coach Sandy Alomar Jr., Blue Jays bench coach Don Wakamatsu and Blue Jays third base coach Brian Butterfield are still believed to be in the running.
Wed, 24 Oct 2012 06:24:15 -0700
Former Colorado Rockies manager Jim Tracy and former Seattle Mariners manager Don Wakamatsu are in the mix for the Toronto Blue Jays managerial vacancy.
Mon, 08 Nov 2010 15:00:50 -0800
The New York Mets will interview Texas Rangers hitting coach Clint Hurdle and Toronto Blue Jays bench coach Don Wakamatsu for their managerial vacancy Wednesday, Nov. 10, according to MLB.com's Anthony DiComo.
Mon, 08 Nov 2010 13:03:42 -0800
The Toronto Blue Jays hired former manager Don Wakamatsu as their new bench coach Monday, Nov. 8, according to ESPNNewYork.com's Adam Rubin.
Sat, 06 Nov 2010 11:29:34 -0700
The Toronto Blue Jays have reportedly made an offer to former Seattle Mariners manager Don Wakamatsu to become their new bench coach, according to Ken Rosenthal of FOXSports.com.