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White Sox | Filling out staff

Mon, 10 Oct 2011 10:01:41 -0700

Chicago White Sox manager Robin Ventura will be bringing former C Mark Parent and IF Joe McEwing to the 2012 coaching staff. Parent will serve as the bench coach and McEwing will be the third base coach. The team is deciding between minor league hitting coordinator Jeff Manto and Class AAA hitting coach Tim Laker as the new hitting coach, with Manto the leading candidate.

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Indians | Laker discusses previous steroid use

Sun, 02 Mar 2008 20:13:33 -0800

The Associated Press' Tom Withers reports Cleveland Indians roving catching instructor Tim Laker expressed remorse for using steroids in the past while speaking Sunday, March 2. "I made a poor decision, a mistake," said Laker. "And all I can do is ask for forgiveness and move on." Laker, who played in the big leagues from 1992-2005, admitted in the Mitchell Report that he took steroid injections in the late 1990s in an attempt to provide an edge over other players. Laker (colitis, pancreas) has also been affected by health issues during his playing and coaching career, but he didn't think his health woes were linked to his steroid use.

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MLB | Laker named in Mitchell Report

Thu, 13 Dec 2007 15:23:54 -0800

Former MLB C Tim Laker has been named in the Mitchell Report. During an interview with investigators, Laker admitted to four transactions with personal trainer and former employee of the New York Mets Kirk Radomski.

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Indians | Laker hired as Mahoning Valley manager

Fri, 05 Jan 2007 21:58:58 -0800

Tim Laker has been named the new manager for Single-A Mahoning Valley in the Cleveland Indians' organization, according to USAToday.com.

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Indians | Laker designated for assignment

Fri, 23 Jun 2006 13:11:33 -0700

The Seattle Post-Intelligencer reports Cleveland Indians C Tim Laker was designated for assignment.

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Indians | Martinez given day off

Mon, 19 Jun 2006 03:35:21 -0700

John Sahly, of Cleveland.Indians.MLB.com, reports Cleveland Indians C Victor Martinez was given the day off Sunday, June 19, although he came into the game in the eighth inning as a pinch-hitter. He was replaced in the lineup by C Tim Laker.

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Indians | Laker will catch Johnson again

Sat, 03 Jun 2006 11:23:47 -0700

Anthony Castrovince, of Indians.MLB.com, reports the combination of giving Cleveland Indians C Victor Martinez a day off and wanting C Tim Laker to catch P Jason Johnson were reasons for the changes to the Indians' lineup Friday, June 2. Indians manager Eric Wedge likes what he saw from the battery of Johnson and Laker and said, "We'll give them a shot to do it again."

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Indians | Laker recalled from AAA

Sat, 20 May 2006 19:10:21 -0700

The Cleveland Indians have recalled C Tim Laker from Triple-A Buffalo, according to USAToday.com.

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Indians | Laker assigned to minor league camp

Sat, 01 Apr 2006 22:28:53 -0800

The Cleveland Indians have assigned C Tim Laker to their minor league camp, according to USAToday.com.

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Indians | Laker Signs

Fri, 16 Dec 2005 09:44:08 -0800

The Seattle Post-Intelligencer reports the Cleveland Indians signed C Tim Laker to a minor league contract.

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