Mon, 30 Jun 2014 17:37:08 -0700
Boston Red Sox hitting coach Greg Colbrunn (brain) returned to the team Monday, June 30, nearly three weeks after suffering from a brain hemorrhage. He is expected to ease back into his duties before resuming a full-time schedule.
Fri, 06 Jun 2014 18:31:56 -0700
Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell said hitting coach Greg Colbrunn (brain) is doing better but is expected to remain in the hospital for about a week after suffering a brain hemorrhage. Farrell said there is no timetable for Colbrunn's return.
Thu, 05 Jun 2014 15:19:17 -0700
Boston Red Sox hitting coach Greg Colbrunn (brain) suffered a subarachnoid brain hemorrhage and is in a Cleveland hospital. He is expected to recover.
Wed, 28 Nov 2012 10:56:39 -0800
The Boston Red Sox announced Wednesday, Nov. 28, that they named Greg Colbrunn as their new hitting coach.
Mon, 26 Nov 2012 14:33:30 -0800
Former 2B Craig Counsell has withdrawn his name for consideration for the Boston Red Sox's hitting coach position. The remaining candidates include Greg Colbrunn, Scott Fletcher, Victor Rodriguez and Rick Schu. It's believed that Boston will hire one of the remaining candidates as the hitting coach and another from the group to serve as the assistant.
Sun, 18 Nov 2012 11:50:12 -0800
The Boston Red Sox will interview former MLB INFs Craig Counsell and Greg Colbrunn for their hitting coach vacancy this week. Counsell will be interviewed Monday, Nov. 19, while Colbrunn's date has not yet been determined. Former Arizona Diamondbacks hitting coach Rick Schu, Red Sox minor league hitting coordinator Victor Rodriguez and Atlanta Braves assistant hitting coach Scott Fletcher have already been interviewed. The team is still considering a two-coach approach to hitting instruction, although that idea will likely be based upon personnel.
Sat, 18 Sep 2010 12:12:18 -0700
The New York Yankees have added Greg Colbrunn, manager of the club's Class A Charleston minor league affiliate, to their coaching staff. He will remain with the team through Thursday, Sept. 23.
Fri, 21 Nov 2008 08:35:33 -0800
Tracy Ringolsby, of the Rocky Mountain News, reports former MLB 1B Greg Colbrunn interviewed for the Colorado Rockies vacant hitting coach position last week.
Tue, 12 Sep 2006 02:24:51 -0700
The South Florida Sun-Sentinel reports Florida Marlins OF Cody Ross joined 3B Mike Lowell as the only Marlins to ever homer three times in one game. In addition, Ross matched Greg Colbrunn (July 18, 1995) and Gary Sheffield (Sept. 18, 1995) for most RBI in a game with seven.
Fri, 27 May 2005 09:07:17 -0700
Updating previous reports, the Associated Press reports Texas Rangers 1B Greg Colbrunn (back/hip) underwent successful surgery to repair both a herniated disk in his back and remove a bone chip from his hip. Colbrunn will be unable to resume baseball activity for eight weeks and will not be able to return to the lineup until August, according to manager Buck Showalter.