Sat, 01 Nov 2008 09:26:44 -0700
The Los Angeles Dodgers have named Lenny Harris as their senior hitting coach, according to USAToday.com.
Fri, 24 Oct 2008 16:59:32 -0700
Bill Ladson, of MLB.com, reports the Los Angeles Dodgers hired Lenny Harris as a minor league hitting instructor Friday, Oct. 24.
Sun, 28 Sep 2008 14:37:52 -0700
Washington Nationals hitting coach Lenny Harris has been told that he will not return for the 2009 season, according to The Associated Press.
Thu, 22 May 2008 00:45:43 -0700
The Washington Post's Chico Harlan reports Washington Nationals general manager Jim Bowden is backing Lenny Harris as hitting coach despite the team's struggles at the plate. "He's being a part of the solution right now," Bowden said. "We may not have the results yet, but we're making progress. They look better. We haven't seen it in the game yet, but we're seeing it outside of the game. It's coming. You may see it by the end of the weekend, that's how quick it's coming."
Thu, 18 Oct 2007 11:05:56 -0700
The Associated Press reports Washington Nationals hitting coach Lenny Harris will return to the team for the 2008 season.
Sat, 19 May 2007 11:16:31 -0700
Bill Ladson, of Washington.Nationals.MLB.com, reports the Washington Nationals are hitting .255 with 32 RBI since Lenny Harris took over as hitting coach Friday, May 11. According to Harris, a big part of the Nationals turnaround has been because of greater patience at the plate. "I got the hitters to slow their swing down, pick out a pitch that they like to hit -- just try to drive it to the other side of the field," Harris said. "Just try to stay through the ball and let things happen. Everybody is on the same page. Hopefully, they will continue to do it."
Sat, 12 May 2007 03:48:02 -0700
Washington Nationals hitting coach Mitchell Page has taken a leave of absence from the team for undisclosed personal reasons, according to the Associated Press. Lenny Harris, the team's minor league infield coordinator, is filling in for him on an interim basis.
Wed, 09 Aug 2006 19:06:08 -0700
The Washington Nationals have named Lenny Harris as their minor league roving infield instructor, according to USAToday.com.
Wed, 29 Mar 2006 11:20:38 -0800
The Associated Press reports the Florida Marlins released IF Lenny Harris.
Sun, 11 Dec 2005 12:48:55 -0800
Joe Frisaro, of Marlins.MLB.com, reports the Florida Marlins re-signed free agent IF Lenny Harris to a Minor League contract with an invitation to big league camp.