MLB Team Building: What Should Teams Be Looking For When Hiring a Manager?

The MLB offseason is filled with a lot of player movement, but something that always tends to fly under the radar is the hiring of new coaches. There is a reason why manager hires aren’t extremely exciting; the perception is that they aren’t important in today’s MLB. With front offices more involved in-game decision making, as well as baseball being more of a “three true … Continue reading MLB Team Building: What Should Teams Be Looking For When Hiring a Manager?

Cincinnati Reds Offseason Tracker and Analysis

It’s unclear what direction the Reds are going in. They’ve expressed interest in acquiring big name starting pitchers in Dallas Keuchel and Sonny Gray, but they also are trying to trade away pieces such as second baseman Scooter Gennett. For now, under new manager David Bell, Cincinnati is still in a rebuilding phase. Current State: Rebuilding Reds Hire David Bell as Manager Speaking of Bell, … Continue reading Cincinnati Reds Offseason Tracker and Analysis