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Blue Jays | Ken Macha interested in managerial job

Sun, 11 Nov 2012 10:50:36 -0800

Former Oakland Athletics and Milwaukee Brewers manager Ken Macha has expressed interest in the Toronto Blue Jays' managerial vacancy but the interest does not appear to be mutual. "I've applied for the job, sent off my resume, it would be an honor to be considered for the job," he said. "I haven't had an interview from one team (hiring a manager) this offseason."

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Toronto Sun - Bob Elliott

Red Sox | Managerial candidates ruled out

Thu, 27 Oct 2011 12:43:19 -0700

The Boston Red Sox are in the beginning stages of searching for a new manager, but already certain candidates are being ruled out. Toronto Blue Jays first base coach Torey Lovullo and Chicago White Sox minor league manager Joe McEwing are unlikely to be considered. Blue Jays manager John Farrell is also ruled out. Red Sox bench coach DeMarlo Hale, Cleveland Indians bench coach Sandy Alomar Jr., Philadelphia Phillies Class A manager Ryne Sandberg, Tampa Bay Rays bench coach Dave Martinez and Philadelphia Phillies bench coach Pete Mackanin are all under consideration. Sleeper candidates would be Atlanta Braves first base coach Terry Pendleton and former manager Ken Macha.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPNBoston.com - Joe McDonald

Pirates | Ken Macha out of running

Sun, 24 Oct 2010 00:12:44 -0700

Former Oakland Athletics and Milwaukee Brewers manager Ken Macha is no longer in the running for the open Pittsburgh Pirates job, according to Rob Biertempfel, of The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review.

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Pirates | Ken Macha, Jeff Banister interview

Tue, 12 Oct 2010 15:42:52 -0700

The Pittsburgh Pirates interviewed former manager Ken Macha and team official Jeff Banister for their managerial vacancy Tuesday, Oct. 12, according to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette's Chuck Finder.

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Brewers | Decline Ken Macha's option

Mon, 04 Oct 2010 07:57:30 -0700

The Milwaukee Brewers declined manager Ken Macha's option for the 2011 season and will search for a new manager, The Associated Press reports.

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Brewers | Ken Macha will not return

Sun, 03 Oct 2010 19:17:32 -0700

The Milwaukee Brewers have decided not to pick up manager Ken Macha's option for the 2011 season, according to The Associated Press.

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Brewers | Team braintrust meets Saturday

Sun, 12 Sep 2010 07:01:54 -0700

Milwaukee Brewers general manager Doug Melvin, assistant general manager Gord Ash and manager Ken Macha met with each other Saturday, Sept. 11, but Macha's contract status was reportedly not discussed, according to The Associated Press.

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Brewers | Trevor Hoffman earns 599th save

Sun, 29 Aug 2010 21:22:13 -0700

Milwaukee Brewers RP Trevor Hoffman picked up his 599th career save Sunday, Aug. 29, in an 8-4 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates. According to The Associated Press, Brewers manager Ken Macha is using Hoffman in games where Milwaukee leads by three runs or more in an effort to get him to 600 saves.

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Brewers | John Axford, Trevor Hoffman to split save chances

Sun, 08 Aug 2010 16:07:07 -0700

Milwaukee Brewers RP John Axford and RP Trevor Hoffman will split save opportunities, reports Adam McCalvy, of MLB.com. Manager Ken Macha said, "The thing with Hoffman is he's earned his way back to saving games. If you're going to stay with the premise that the players write the lineup and things like that, he's put his name back in there. That's not to eliminate Axford from doing things, too, because he's done nothing to write his name out." Macha has not ruled out using Axford in the seventh and eighth innings to act as a bridge to Hoffman in the ninth innings. Macha could also use Axford for multiple-inning save chances and to protect one- or two-run leads, with Hoffman pitching when the team has multiple-run leads or when Axford needs a break.

Fantasy Tip: Hoffman should be acquired in all leagues, even if he is a part-time closer. If you're competing in saves, every little bit helps. As for Axford owners, hang tight.

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Brewers | Ken Macha wins 500th career game Saturday

Sun, 08 Aug 2010 09:33:57 -0700

Milwaukee Brewers manager Ken Macha recorded his 500th career win against the Houston Astros Saturday, Aug. 7, according to The Associated Press.

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