JUPITER, Fla. — Tim Wallach is a big piece of the new Miami Marlins coaching staff. So is Brian Schneider. Just ask Don Mattingly about the two former Expos. “Tim knows what I like. It’s great to have someone who is familiar with you. It’s important to have someone you are comfortable with,” said Mattingly, the new Marlins manager, as he took time to talk with me about...
View image | gettyimages.com Marlins owner Jeffrey Loria really liked Don Mattingly growing up. Mattingly had no connection to the Marlins organization up until this offseason, but Loria hired Mattingly to manage the team, as Mattingly was a favorite player of Loria's. That might be the case with baseball all-time...
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Photo: Philliedelphia/Frank Klose Brian Schneider on the bench with Greg Dobbs in 2010 Plenty of catchers have gone into managing. The experience that comes with calling a game from behind the plate, working with catchers, and getting a full season's worth of at bats often lends itself to become a...
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