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AA Q&A: New MLB on TBS analyst Dusty Baker talks return to TV, baseball’s changes, and more

Dusty Baker is returning to baseball, and he’s again doing so in a broadcasting role. Baker’s well-known for his playing career (with the Braves, Dodgers, Giants and A’s from 1968-86) and his managerial career (with the Giants from 1993-2002, the Cubs from 2003-06 and the Reds from 2008-13), but he also was a broadcaster for ESPN during the 2006 playoffs and the 2007 season...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

Big Names: David Feherty, Dusty Baker, Bailey & Manning

Not long after leaving CBS Sports, David Feherty has found his landing spot. In other news, former MLB manager Dusty Baker has joined TBS for the upcoming playoffs, and Fox Sports has added a pair of newcomers for its Fox NFL Kickoff pregame show. Feherty Joins NBC Former CBS golf analyst David Feherty has joined [...]
Via Sports Media Watch
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Bryan Price might be out as Reds manager after season

    The Cincinnati Reds are having yet another poor season, and it sounds like manager Bryan Price could get the ax. CBS Sports’ Jon Heyman reports that Price’s job status looks “extremely tenuous” and that most don’t expect Price to be back next season. He also says that Hall of Famer Barry Larkin is rumored to be the most likely successor for the job. Heyman adds...
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Dusty Baker’s Next Managing Job? Here Are Five Possibilities

On Friday, CBS Sports’ MLB Insider Jon Heyman reported former manager Dusty Baker is hopeful to manage in MLB again. He had a shot at taking the Diamondbacks vacant managerial position but was never interviewed, possibly due to bad blood between him and Diamondbacks president Tony La Russa. Now, the question is: Where could Dusty Baker go? He has a good track record in rebuild...
Via Baseball Essential
April 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Dusty Baker Hoping to Return as MLB Manager

According to CBS Sports’ Jon Heyman, former manager Dusty Baker is looking to return to the Majors in that capacity. Though he has proven to be excellent in turnaround situations (in San Francisco, Chicago and Cincinnati), Baker has applied for three jobs since the Reds fired him: Seattle, Washington and Detroit — three decidedly non-rebuilding situations. In all three cases...
Via Baseball Essential
April 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Milwaukee Brewers to Avoid High Fives. Seriously

Nearly 38 years ago, Los Angeles Dodgers teammates Dusty Baker and Glenn Burke were credited, by some, with inventing the “high five”. Friday, the Milwaukee Brewers outlawed the congratulatory gesture. The reason? An outbreak of pinkeye. “We’ve been going through it for a while and it seems like a couple of more show up every day,” manager Ron Roenicke said. “We can...
Via Hall of Very Good
March 14, 2015  |  Discuss

The two biggest weaknesses of the Cincinnati Reds

The Reds rid themselves of Dusty Baker this offseason, which should be a step forward for the team and their offense as Baker created a lot of self-inflicted wounds with his outdated strategies. But just because Baker is no longer around doesn't mean that the problem is solved. One of the ongoing issues with Baker was a complete misunderstanding of the value of OBP. This often...
Via The Outside Corner
March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Dugout Digest - welcome to Reds Day

It's now time to preview one of the NL Central's three playoff teams from 2013 - the Cincinnati Reds. But while the Reds did indeed make it to the 2013 Postseason, they bowed out after just one game, and that failure cost manager Dusty Baker his job. Can the Reds have a better year in 2014 without both Baker and Shin-Shoo Choo? We shall see. Yesterday was Brewers Day on TOC,...
Via The Outside Corner
March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

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