Thu, 04 Oct 2012 10:03:14 -0700
The Philadelphia Phillies named roving hitting instructor Steve Henderson as the new hitting coach and also named Triple-A Lehigh Valley pitching coach Rod Nichols as the new bullpen coach. The Phillies will go without a bench coach next year. Mick Billmeyer was promoted to catching coach. Juan Samuel was offered the first base job but has yet to accept.
Sat, 22 Oct 2011 00:05:21 -0700
The Philadelphia Phillies announced all of manager Charlie Manuel's coaches will return for the 2012 season. Rich Dubee (pitching), Greg Gross (hitting), Pete Mackanin (bench), Sam Perlozzo (first base), Juan Samuel (third base), Mick Billmeyer (bullpen), and bullpen catcher Jesus Tiamo will keep their respective positions.
Thu, 11 Nov 2010 11:21:58 -0800
The Philadelphia Phillies hired former Baltimore Orioles manager Juan Samuel as their new third base coach Thursday, Nov. 11, according to ESPN.com's Jayson Stark. Third base coach Sam Perlozzo will move to first base.
Tue, 09 Nov 2010 11:10:38 -0800
Former Baltimore Orioles manager Juan Samuel is leaning toward joining the Philadelphia Phillies as their new first base coach, according to MLB.com's Brittany Ghiroli.
Tue, 02 Nov 2010 12:48:16 -0700
Baltimore Orioles former interim head coach Juan Samuel will likely return to the team in 2011 as the third base coach, according to The Baltimore Sun's Dan Connolly. Samuel will also likely work as the team's infielders coach.
Sat, 16 Oct 2010 10:25:52 -0700
Former Seattle Mariners manager Don Wakamatsu, Baltimore Orioles team official Juan Samuel and Texas Rangers hitting coach Clint Hurdle are all expected to interview for the Toronto Blue Jays' vacant managerial position, according to the Toronto Sun.
Fri, 08 Oct 2010 06:17:23 -0700
Former Baltimore Orioles manager Juan Samuel spoke informally to the Milwaukee Brewers about their managerial vacancy and hopes to be interviewed, according to The Baltimore Sun's Dan Connolly.
Thu, 07 Oct 2010 14:02:55 -0700
Baltimore Orioles team official Juan Samuel appears to be next in line to interview for the Pittsburgh Pirates' managerial vacancy, according to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette's Chuck Finder. Samuel is also expected to interview for managerial openings with the Toronto Blue Jays and Milwaukee Brewers.
Thu, 30 Sep 2010 19:13:00 -0700
Toronto Blue Jays manager Cito Gaston supports the idea of the team hiring Colorado Rockies hitting coach Don Baylor as his successor next season, according to The Associated Press. "He does bring a present when he walks in a room. Not a birthday present, but a presence," Gaston quipped before the Blue Jays began the final series of the season against the Twins. "I think it'd be good for him. Whether he gets it or not, I'm happy to hear they're going to consider him and take a look at him." Gaston also recommended Juan Samuel for an interview. Samuel served as the Baltimore Orioles' interim manager earlier this year.
Mon, 02 Aug 2010 02:36:18 -0700
Baltimore Orioles interim manager Juan Samuel is expected to meet with president of baseball operations Andy MacPhail Monday, Aug. 2, and inform the him he's stepping down rather than becoming manager Buck Showalter's third base coach, the Baltimore Sun's Jeff Zrebiec reports.