Found October 15, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
After several amicable discussions over the last week the Rockies agreed to a new three-year contract with manager Walt Weiss on Tuesday. The Rockies went 74-88 in Weiss' first season a disappointment but a 10-game upgrade from 2012. Weiss' new deal squashes questions about his security after he worked under a one-year contract last season. Said Weiss on Tuesday: "It comes down to stability for our club from the players' perspective. That the manager is going to be around. That's an issue that comes up during the season and now (shouldn't). There's something to be said for that. I think that (owner) Dick (Monfort) (assistant GM Bill Geivett) 'Geivo' and (GM) Dan (O'Dowd) felt the same way. We are trying to build something here and we wanted some stability." Weiss said his coaching staff will return leaving only the hitting instructor's job to fill. The Rockies are leaning strongly toward using two coaches for this role following a...
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