Found November 01, 2012 on Jb Smooth's Spot:
The Cleveland Indians and Manager Terry Francona today announced the formation of the 2013 Major League coaching staff. Francona today appointed SANDY ALOMAR (Bench Coach),MICKEY CALLAWAY (Pitching Coach), KEVIN CASH (Bullpen Coach), BRAD MILLS (Third Base Coach), MIKE SARBAUGH(First Base Coach) and TY VAN BURKLEO (Hitting Coach) to the Major League coaching staff for the upcoming season. The staff owns a combined 147 years of experience in professional baseball. Alomar, Sarbaugh and Callaway all remain a part of the Tribe family while Mills, Cash and Van Burkleo join from Houston, Toronto and Houston, respectively. “I think we actually have a really well-rounded staff, it wasn’t necessary for me to have prior relationships with people. But I think in some instances, when you’re looking for coaches, that’s probably the reason you’re looking for guys. You’ve been around them and you appreciate the way they work.” Said Terry Francona.   Source Cleveland Indians
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