Originally written on Nationals Enquirer  |  Last updated 12/20/11
5th December 2011. Presidential Candidate Newt Gingrich holds a press conference in New York City. KGC-146/starmaxinc.com ***U.S. only!***   In what is certainly a signal that his bid for the 2012 Republican nomination for President is unraveling, Gingrich has been named hitting coach of the Syracuse Chiefs, the AAA affiliate of the Washington Nationals. Ahem. TROY Gingrich, that is. While you're sitting around waiting and wondering for what Mike Rizzo will cook up next on his Hot Stove (will the Mark DeRosa press conference happen before Christmas!?) please review the Nats new minor league coaching staffs and such. The new hitting coach for the Syracuse Chiefs is Troy Gingrich. There will be a quiz later this winter. Oh, and here are the nine guys who will be arriving to Viera on Minors deals. Befriend the Nats Enquirer on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter.    
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