Wed, 23 Nov 2005 08:55:17 -0800
The Associated Press reports the New York Yankees hired former Cincinnati Reds manager Dave Miley to manage at Triple-A Columbus.
Wed, 22 Jun 2005 02:12:58 -0700
The Cincinnati Enquirer reports Cincinnati Reds general manager Dan O'Brien believes firing MAN Dave Miley was the right decision and that the team can still salvage the 2005 season. "It was a very emotional decision for that very reason," O'Brien said. "But given the way the major league team has performed to date, we felt that new leadership was needed in the dugout. This isn't a decision to be taken lightly. However, we felt that a change in direction was needed. We still have expectations for the 2005 season. We felt a change needed to made for that reason."
Tue, 21 Jun 2005 09:46:00 -0700
ESPNews reports the Cincinnati Reds fired manager Dave Miley.
Mon, 06 Jun 2005 01:43:49 -0700
The Associated Press is reporting Cincinnati Reds chief operating officer John Allen flew to Denver and met with MAN Dave Miley June 5 to discuss the direction of the franchise. Calling the team's performance this season "unacceptable," Allen said he didn't speak directly to the players, but acknowledged changes could be on the way if things don't turn around soon. "Certainly the status-quo end result is unacceptable," Allen said.
Sun, 05 Jun 2005 10:15:14 -0700
Updating a previous item, The Dayton Daily News' Hal McCoy reports Cincinnati Reds OF Wily Mo Pena (quadriceps) struck out in his first four official at-bats, but is 6-for-13 since then with a homer, four RBIs, a walk and three strikeouts on his rehab assignment at Triple-A Louisville. "Don't know," Cincinnati Reds MAN Dave Miley said when asked about Pena's return date. "He needs at-bats. He missed nearly a month."
Wed, 11 May 2005 01:14:14 -0700
The Dayton Daily News' Hal McCoy reports Cincinnati Reds MAN Dave Miley called a team meeting Tuesday, May 10 before its game with the San Diego Padres, purely to clear the air on team issues. "On how we can get back to the basics. Nothing major. We called in Joe Randa and Sean Casey, our cornermen in the infield, and talked about the basics, about taking a step back and starting over. That's about it," Miley said.
Wed, 27 Apr 2005 00:38:37 -0700
The Cincinnati Post's Marc Lancaster reports Cincinnati Reds MAN Dave Miley is not concerned about a slump Reds 3B Joe Randa is going through. Randa entered Monday, April 25 with one hit in his last 22 at-bats and three in his last 34 before going 1-for-3 with two walks and an RBI double that night. "He'll be fine," said Miley. "Hitters are going to go through some slumps; he brings a lot to the table in other ways."
Sun, 17 Apr 2005 01:21:11 -0700
The Dayton Daily News reports Cincinnati Reds OF Adam Dunn was given a day off by MAN Dave Miley to rest a strained pinky finger, but Dunn took his benching as a sign Miley was displeased with his .188 batting average. "Days off are awesome, but this is a good, solid benching," said Dunn. "Days off are OK. This isn't OK."
Fri, 25 Mar 2005 06:32:40 -0800
The Cincinnati Enquirer's John Fay reports Cincinnati Reds MAN Dave Miley isn't yet ready to award SS Rich Aurilia the Opening Day job, although he has had a better spring than SS Felipe Lopez. "There's nothing to read into it," Miley said. "They've both had good springs. No matter who wins the job, the other is going to get a lot of playing time."
Wed, 02 Mar 2005 19:29:10 -0800
Reds.MLB.com's Todd Lorenz reports Cincinnati Reds C Javier Valentin (back) has missed a few days due to a sore back. Manager Dave Miley may play Valentin on Friday depending on what the medical staff says.