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The Orioles' general manager/president search dwindled Friday afternoon, as word spread that D-backs executive Jerry Dipoto is expected to become the next GM of the Angels. Blue Jays assistant GM Tony LaCava is the next logical candidate in the pecking order.
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Jerry Dipoto will be the Los Angeles Angels' new general manager, and an official announcement is expected after the World Series, FOXSports.com has learned.
Dipoto, a former relief pitcher in the major leagues, had most recently served as the Arizona Diamondbacks' senior vice president of scouting and player development.
Before that he got front-office experience with...
The Los Angeles Angels will make Jerry Dipoto their new general manager, FOXSports.com reported Friday.
Dipoto currently is an executive with the Arizona Diamondbacks and was their interim GM for the latter part of the 2010 season. He was replaced by Kevin Towers but remained with the club.
Dipoto also interviewed for the GM vacancy with the Baltimore Orioles. A former major...
The Los Angeles Angels have reportedly named Jerry Dipoto their new general manager.Dipoto was an executive with the Arizona Diamondbacks and
was their interim GM for the latter part of the 2010 season. He was
replaced by Kevin Towers but remained with the club.
Dipoto also interviewed for the GM vacancy with the Baltimore
Orioles. A former major league player, he replaces...
Anaheim, CA -- The Angels today announced that former Major League pitcher Jerry Dipoto has agreed to terms on a five-year contract to become General Manager of the club. Dipoto, the eleventh GM in team history, will oversee all aspects of the club’s baseball operations and report directly to Owner Arte Moreno.
“At the outset of this process, we felt it was important to...
Arizona Diamondbacks executive and former interim GM Jerry Dipoto is now the general manager for the Anaheim Angels. Also, D-backs manager won the first of what figures to be multiple Manager of the Year Awards.
Jerry Dipoto, a former major-league relief pitcher, has most recently been senior vice president of scouting and player development for the Arizona Diamondbacks. Dipoto will be introduced Saturday at a news conference.Jerry Dipoto, a former major-league relief pitcher, has most recently been senior vice president of scouting and player development for the Arizona Diamondbacks. Dipoto...
ANAHEIM -- Following Saturday's introductory news conference for new Angels' General Manager Jerry Dipoto, team owner Arte Moreno spoke -- at length -- for the first time since the search began for Tony Reagins' replacement. The former Angels' GM resigned two days after the season, citing a need for change in organizational philosophy.
Moreno, who bought the Angels...
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- A person with knowledge of the hire says the Los Angeles Angels have chosen Diamondbacks executive Jerry Dipoto to be their new general manager.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Jerry Dipoto believes the relationship between pitchers and catchers comprises 90 percent of baseball. Perhaps that's why the former major league pitcher believes he'll get along quite well with old catcher Mike Scioscia in their new partnership with the Los Angeles Angels.
The Orioles are "very likely" to hire Tony LaCava for their general manager job, according to Jon Heyman of SI.com (on Twitter). The Angels are about to hire Jerry Dipoto, one of Baltimore's four candidates, as their next GM. This leaves LaCava, De Jon Watson of the Dodgers and John Stockstill of the Orioles in the mix for the Baltimore job.
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The Yankees will make a contract offer to C.C. Sabathia this weekend, tweets SI.com's Jon Heyman. However, most people expect the lefty to opt out of his current deal and "look around."
Newsday's Ken Davidoff predicts destinations and contract details for his top 30 free agents...
John Heyman has apparently tweeted that Tony LaCava is "very likely" to be Baltimore's new GM. This has followed on from the earlier rumour that the Angel's are about to hire Jerry Dipoto. Nothing is certain, of course, until it's officially announced and in this case we definitely have to consider the source.