Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 9/10/12
Manager John Farrell has suggested that the Toronto Blue Jays could have two hitting coaches next season. Chad Mottola, who has been the hitting coach at Class AAA Las Vegas for the past three seasons and works with the major league hitters in spring training, was called up to Toronto for September as an added coach. If Mottola did join the major league team next year, he would work with Dwayne Murphy, who has done an excellent job as the hitting coach for the past few years. Before the Blue Jays had their lineup depleted by injuries to key players in July, they were near the top of the league in runs scored. "We've talked about it internally," Farrell said. "We've talked about how the structure would work. The fact, if this were to play out, the people involved have a rapport, they have a relationship already from the major leagues to the (Class AAA) staff, spring training and the familiarity with one another. That's paramount, because the message can't be conflicting and y...
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