Thu, 12 Mar 2009 11:31:04 -0700
Joe Capozzi, of The Palm Beach Post, reports Dominican Republic manager Felipe Alou was considering using Florida Marlins SS Hanley Ramirez in the outfield in the 2009 World Baseball Classic, but the Marlins vetoed the idea.
Tue, 03 Mar 2009 04:29:31 -0800
The Denver Post's Patrick Saunders reports Colorado Rockies SP Ubaldo Jimenez may not start in the first round of the World Baseball Classic. Manager Felipe Alou has pegged Cincinnati Reds SPs Edinson Volquez and Johnny Cueto for two of the three games, and free-agent SP Pedro Martinez or Jimenez are in line for the third game. That could disrupt Jimenez's pitching schedule.
Fri, 27 Feb 2009 04:56:38 -0800
Updating previous reports, Astros.MLB.com's Alyson Footer reports Houston Astros SS Miguel Tejada changed his mind and will play for the Dominican Republic in the World Baseball Classic. Manager Felipe Alou convinced Tejada to play after promising him action at shortstop, third base and designated hitter.
Fri, 05 Jan 2007 20:04:20 -0800
The San Francisco Giants have named Felipe Alou as an assistant to the general manager, according to USAToday.com.
Sat, 16 Dec 2006 13:31:40 -0800
Daniel Brown, of the San Jose Mercury News, reports former manager Felipe Alou will return to the San Francisco Giants in an advisory role.
Wed, 04 Oct 2006 22:45:38 -0700
According to The Chicago Tribune, candidates to replace former San Francisco Giants manager Felipe Alou include ex-Arizona Diamondbacks manager Bob Brenly, Oakland Athletics coach Ron Washington, Giants bench coach Ron Wotus and perhaps Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim pitching coach Bud Black.
Mon, 02 Oct 2006 21:26:40 -0700
ESPN reports San Francisco Giants manager Felipe Alou will not return to manage the team for the 2007 season.
Mon, 02 Oct 2006 01:04:17 -0700
The Los Angeles Times' Mike DiGiovanna reports Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim pitching coach Bud Black may be interviewed by the San Francisco Giants for the manager spot if the team chooses to fire current manager Felipe Alou or Alou chooses not to return.
Sat, 30 Sep 2006 11:30:18 -0700
Rich Draper, of SanFrancisco.Giants.MLB.com, reports San Francisco Giants general manager Brian Sabean will have to decide which of the team's 11 free agents to re-sign this offseason, as well as deciding whether or not to bring back manager Felipe Alou. The Giants free agents include outfielders Barry Bonds, Steve Finley and Moises Alou, 1B Shea Hillenbrand, 2B Ray Durham, 3B Pedro Feliz, SP Jason Schmidt and relievers Jamey Wright, Mike Stanton and Steve Kline.
Fri, 22 Sep 2006 16:33:14 -0700
The Associated Press reports San Francisco Giants RP Jamey Wright has been suspended three games Friday, Sept. 22, for intentionally throwing at an opposing hitter, while manager Felipe Alou has been suspended one game. Alou was suspended because both teams in the Giants game Tuesday, Sept. 19, had been warned prior to Wright hitting Colorado Rockies OF Matt Holliday with a pitch. Both will begin serving their suspensions Friday.