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Report: Lloyd McClendon Out As Mariners Manager

Seattle Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon will not be retained as manager for the 2016 season and beyond, according to Ryan Divish of the Seattle Times. After the Mariners hired new GM Jerry Dipoto, change was imminent and the manager position was more than likely to undergo a change. It seemed to be a matter of when, rather than if. McClendon, hired by former GM Jack Zduriencik,...
Via Baseball Essential
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Mariners fire Lloyd McClendon after 2 seasons

SEATTLE (AP) The Seattle Mariners have fired manager Lloyd McClendon after two seasons, with new general manager Jerry Dipoto choosing to bring in his own field boss to take over Seattle's operations. Seattle announced the decision on McClendon on Friday, less than a week after the Mariners concluded a disappointing 76-86 season. Seattle started the year with expectations of contenting...
Via AP on Fox
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Lloyd McClendon expected to be axed as Mariners manager

Lloyd McClendon may be looking for a new job. According to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, new Mariners GM Jerry Dipoto is expected to let McClendon go and hire his own manager (something he couldn’t do in Anaheim). Lloyd McClendon is expected to be replaced as Mariners manager, according to people familiar with the situation. McClendon is a holdover from the Jack Zduriencik hierarchy...
Via The Outside Corner
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Lloyd McClendon:  Should He Stay Or Go?

Will McClendon Stay On Under Dipoto? The Seattle Mariners have hired themselves a new General Manager after turning Jack Zduriencik loose just over a month ago.  Sabermetrics nerd, Jerry Dipoto, takes over in the GM role now for the M’s which leaves Lloyd McClendon’s coaching staff wondering about the future. Stay or Go? That’s Dipoto’s decision now. Rarely would a GM...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Cautiously Optimistic About New Seattle Mariners GM Jerry Dipoto

On Tuesday, the Seattle Mariners introduced new general manager Jerry Dipoto to the media. Dipoto, previously the GM for AL West division rival Los Angeles Angels, resigned mid-season after essentially losing a power struggle with long time manager Mike Sciosia. While the narrative of that power struggle has been spun as the analytically inclined GM butting heads with the “old...
Via Oregon Sports News
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Seattle Mariners Trending Up With Energetic Jerry Dipoto

Jerry Dipoto was introduced Tuesday in Seattle as the Mariners’ new general manager at an official press conference at Safeco Field. President Kevin Mather had was the first to speak as he introduced Dipoto and was very excited with the hire. “Today is a big day,” Mariners president Mather said. “Today is an exciting day for the Seattle Mariners. The Seattle Mariners baseball...
Via Baseball Essential
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Seattle Mariners: M’s hire new General Manager Jerry Dipoto

The Seattle Mariners (74-82) have found a new General Manager to take the reigns.  After a disastrous 7 years behind the leadership of Jack Zduriencik, the M’s have become the laughingstock of the league.  It is now up to new GM Jerry Dipoto to turn around the M’s fortunes. The 47-year-old Dipoto stepped down as Angels general manager this year after allegedly losing a power...
Via Seattle Side Up!
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Mariners Hire Jerry Dipoto as GM

Everything’s coming up Milhouse for Jerry Dipoto.  When he stepped down as Angels GM on July 1, he made it explicitly clear that he was simply tired of not having the full support of the manager, the coaching staff, and the owner. He got some of his ideas through in his three-plus years on the job, but it was always pretty evident that nothing happened without at least some form...
Via Monkey with a Halo
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Mariners hire former Angels GM Jerry Dipoto

Former Angels GM Jerry Dipoto didn’t stay a special assistant with the Red Sox for too long. On Monday, he was named as the new general manager of the Seattle Mariners, replacing Jack Zduriencik. #Mariners name Jerry Dipoto new General Manager. Press conference tomorrow at 10 a.m. More: — Seattle Mariners (@Mariners) September...
Via The Outside Corner
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Boston Red Sox bring in Jerry DiPoto as a consultant

Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe tweeted this afternoon (confirming a Peter Gammons report) that the Boston Red Sox have hired former LA Angels general manager Jerry DiPoto in a role which he’ll be helping the club in the interim with offseason moves. Confirmed Peter Gammons report that the Red Sox have hired former Angels GM Jerry DiPoto on an interim basis to help with offseason...
Via The Outside Corner
August 12, 2015  |  Discuss

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