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Former 2B Craig Counsell has withdrawn his name for consideration for the Boston Red Sox's hitting coach position.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.
Tue, 17 Jan 2012 07:08:46 -0800
The Milwaukee Brewers hired former SS Craig Counsell, who has retired as a player, to an undisclosed front-office position.
Tue, 06 Dec 2011 09:33:35 -0800
Free-agent SS Craig Counsell (Brewers) will wait and see what kind of offers he will receive before he decides if he will retire. The Milwaukee Brewers are not interested in bringing him back as a player.
Wed, 16 Nov 2011 14:16:02 -0800
Free-agent IF Craig Counsell (Brewers) wants to play one more season.
Tue, 15 Nov 2011 14:33:11 -0800
Milwaukee Brewers general manager Doug Melvin said the team will not attempt to re-sign IF Craig Counsell.
Fri, 04 Nov 2011 05:38:54 -0700
Agents for free-agent OF Mike Cameron (Marlins), SP Tim Wakefield (Red Sox), SS Edgar Renteria (Reds) and IF Craig Counsell (Brewers) said their clients plan to play in 2012.
Sun, 30 Oct 2011 11:49:43 -0700
Milwaukee Brewers SS Yuniesky Betancourt, IF Craig Counsell, 1B Prince Fielder, IF Jerry Hairston Jr., RP LaTroy Hawkins, OF Mark Kotsay, RP Francisco Rodriguez and RP Takashi Saito have filed for free agency, according to the players union.
Sat, 06 Aug 2011 10:53:09 -0700
Milwaukee Brewers IF Craig Counsell's ninth-inning pinch-hit single Friday, Aug. 5, against the Houston Astros, snapped a hitless streak of 46 consecutive at-bats.
Thu, 28 Jul 2011 14:47:00 -0700
With Milwaukee Brewers 2B Rickie Weeks (ankle) on the disabled list, the team could go with some combination of IFs Craig Counsell, Joshua Wilson and Eric Farris to fill in. Counsell received the start at the keystone Thursday, July 28.