Originally posted on Fox Sports Ohio  |  Last updated 3/3/13
GOODYEAR, Ariz. His name is Corky Miller and thats no nickname. Corky is his given name.And what the 37-year-old catcher gives the Cincinnati Reds is immeasurable. It is one of the reasons that despite spending most of his 16 professional years in the minor leagues that Miller is one of the most popular guys in the Reds clubhouse.Miller barely has four years of experience in the major leagues, but 16 years of experience in the minors is probably a better way to absorb the game.And what he has absorbed he passes on to other catchers, but mostly to pitchers.Corky is a pro and I told him last year that I felt one day he will make a fine pitching coach, said manager Dusty Baker. He knows the pitchers. He calls an excellent game and he knows when they are doing something mechanically wrong.And Baker has a special assignment for Miller this spring, helping young catcher Devin Mesoraco. I told Corky to watch Mesoraco in particular because Mesoraco really respects him. He is not a coach ye...
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