Wed, 02 Apr 2014 10:57:04 -0700
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim hitting coach Don Baylor (leg) underwent surgery on his broken right leg Tuesday, April 1, and he had a plate and screws put into his leg during the 5 1/2 hour procedure. It's unknown how long Baylor will be away from the team. He'll remain in the hospital for two more days. Dave Hansen will serve as the interim hitting coach.
Tue, 26 Nov 2013 08:16:57 -0800
The Seattle Mariners announced Monday, Nov. 25, that Howard Johnson will come on board as their new hitting coach. Johnson was the hitting coach for Triple-A Tacoma last year, and he'll replace Dave Hansen. Hansen has an offer to return as the assistant hitting coach. Rick Waits will become the club's pitching coach while John Stearns will serve as the third base coach and Chris Woodward will be the infield coach. Andy Van Slyke will coach first base and Mike Rojas will serve as the bullpen coach.
Mon, 22 Oct 2012 12:44:38 -0700
The Seattle Mariners will name Dave Hansen their new hitting coach Monday, Oct. 22. He'll take over for Chris Chambliss.
Fri, 12 Oct 2012 16:02:09 -0700
Los Angeles Dodgers hitting coach Dave Hansen will be reassigned within the organization after being named interim hitting coach in July of last year. The rest of manager Don Mattingly's coaching staff will return intact.
Wed, 20 Jul 2011 10:52:03 -0700
The Los Angeles Dodgers have fired hitting coach Jeff Pentland and have named assistant coach Dave Hansen as their interim hitting coach.
Mon, 22 Nov 2010 11:48:07 -0800
The Los Angeles Dodgers announced the finalization of their coaching staff Monday, Nov. 22, according to ESPNLosAngeles.com's Tony Jackson. The team has agreed with first base coach Davey Lopes, bench coach Trey Hillman, hitting coach Jeff Pentland, third base coach Tim Wallach, pitching coach Rick Honeycutt and bullpen coach Ken Howell. Dave Hansen will join the team as a secondary hitting coach.
Mon, 08 Nov 2010 15:04:18 -0800
Arizona Diamondbacks hitting instructor Dave Hansen is expected to join the Los Angeles Dodgers as a hitting instructor, according to FOXSports.com's Jon Paul Morosi. It is not clear if hitting coach Dave Pentland or Hansen would be the primary hitting coach.
Wed, 03 Nov 2010 12:11:15 -0700
The Seattle Mariners interviewed Arizona Diamondbacks minor league hitting coordinator Dave Hansen and former Philadelphia Phillies hitting coach Milt Thompson for their hitting coach position, according to the Daily Herald's Kirby Arnold.
Tue, 02 Nov 2010 19:43:57 -0700
The Los Angeles Dodgers are interested in Arizona Diamondbacks minor league hitting coordinator Dave Hansen for their hitting coach position, according to MLB.com's Ken Gurnick. Jeff Pentland is expected to take over the hitting coach duties, but general manager Ned Colletti thinks the team needs multiple hitting coaches.
Tue, 02 Nov 2010 06:21:01 -0700
Arizona Diamondbacks minor league hitting instructor Dave Hansen has sparked interest from other clubs, The Arizona Republic's Nick Piecoro reports.