Mon, 26 Sep 2011 13:44:04 -0700
Florida Marlins manager Jack McKeon announced Monday, Sept. 26, that he will retire after the team's season finale Wednesday, Sept. 28. "I hate it but I'll still be on call," McKeon said. He also stated that he never intended on staying past this season.
Fri, 16 Sep 2011 21:25:07 -0700
Florida Marlins manager Jack McKeon picked up his 277th win Friday, Sept. 16, against the Washington Nationals, passing former manager, and current Atlanta Braves skipper, Fredi Gonzalez for the all-time franchise lead.
Fri, 16 Sep 2011 01:38:02 -0700
Florida Marlins manager Jack McKeon had bad words for SP Ricky Nolasco following his latest loss Wednesday, Sept. 14, in which he bobbled a bunt and served up a three-run homer against the Atlanta Braves. "I guess that's why you're 10-11 or 11-10 or whatever," McKeon told The Miami Herald, in reference to Nolasco. "That's why you're not a 20-game winner. You've got to concentrate. You've got to make pitches. Sooner or later, you're in the big leagues four or five years, you got to be better than that."
Fri, 02 Sep 2011 16:46:01 -0700
Florida Marlins manager Jack McKeon said he has made up his mind on his future, but isn't expected to reveal his plans until after the season. If he doesn't return as manager, he would like to return to the club in some form.
Fri, 02 Sep 2011 13:02:44 -0700
Florida Marlins manager Jack McKeon said there is no truth to a rumor that the team has agreed to a deal with a new manager for next season.
Fri, 19 Aug 2011 02:09:25 -0700
Florida Marlins OF Mike Stanton (toe) stubbed his toe chasing after a triple in the second inning, but manager Jack McKeon said Stanton was fine and should play Friday, Aug. 19.
Fri, 15 Jul 2011 12:48:27 -0700
Florida Marlins owner Jeffrey Loria said there is a chance interim manager Jack McKeon could return as the manager next season. Loria said experience will be a requirement when they decide on a manager for the 2012 season.
Mon, 20 Jun 2011 08:03:22 -0700
Updating previous reports, the Florida Marlins have hired Jack McKeon as their interim manager.
Mon, 20 Jun 2011 05:22:37 -0700
Updating previous reports, the Florida Marlins are expected to name 80-year-old Jack McKeon their interim manager, according to multiple sources.
Sun, 19 Jun 2011 12:11:14 -0700
Former MLB manager Jack McKeon said no one had spoken to him yet about the Florida Marlins' managerial vacancy, even though ESPN reported that he was a candidate for the job. When asked if he would consider taking the job if approached, McKeon said, "I'd have to check with my wife and see what she says. But, no question I could do it."