Following a season in which injuries were an inescapable “part of the narrative,” in general manager Sandy Alderson’s words, the Mets on Tuesday announced sweeping changes to their medical structure, hiring former United States Army supervisor Jim Cavallini to their newly created role of director of performance and sports science.
With Royals FanFest quickly approaching, the club announced on Tuesday some of the features of the event, including a Royals fashion show as well as an amateur scouting roundtable with GM Dayton Moore.
Nearly every Chicago Cubs Spring Training game will be available to Cubs fans via television, radio or internet radio broadcast as the club today announced its 2018 Spring Training broadcast schedule.
The fan experience at Target Field is set to be enhanced yet again, as the Twins announced plans for the creation of Bat & Barrel in right field, which replaces the former Metropolitan Club, as well as expanding the concourse at the entrance near the right-field foul pole between Gates 29 and 34.
The Houston Astros announced today their minor league coordinators, managers and coaches for the 2018 season.
The Cubs on Thursday announced the club’s Minor League coordinators for the 2018 season.
The Pirates on Tuesday announced their Minor League coaching staffs for the 2018 season, introducing a new manager at Triple-A Indianapolis while keeping their championship-winning manager in place at Double-A Altoona.
The Rockies’ annual Winter Caravan begins its eight-day weave through the Rocky Mountain Region this Saturday, with events and scheduled appearances of personnel and staff spanning Colorado New Mexico and Wyoming. Most events are open to the public and all appearances are scheduled to change.
Melanie Lenz’s promotion highlighted a series of personnel changes announced by the Rays on Thursday.
While almost all of their Minor League coaching staffs will return intact next season, the Mariners on Wednesday announced the hiring of several new Minor League coordinators, including hitting coordinator Hugh Quattlebaum and organization pitching coach Cody Buckel.
The Yankees on Wednesday announced details regarding the additional protective netting that will be installed at Yankee Stadium in time for the April 2 home opener against the Rays.