The annual managerial carousel has started. Little more than a week after the completion of the regular season, there are already openings in Chicago [Cubs], Cincinnati, Seattle and Washington. Don’t be surprised if there are more.
Who will step in to fill these positions? Speculation abounds, with no shortage of names being bandied about. Some have previously managed in the big...
JOE (DAVID) McEWING VS. RANDY (GOLIATH) JOHNSON
Deserved or not, certain players earn a reputation for “owning” certain opponents. Long in the tooth Met fans (like myself) will recall how Tom Seaver was able to dominate many of his era’s greatest hitters but would look like he was throwing batting practice to an otherwise unremarkable infielder by the name of Woody Woodward...
The Chicago White Sox totally had a ball - without one.
In a throwback to comic routines from the game's distant past, the White Sox played ''shadow ball'' Thursday night, pantomiming catches and throws during a mock infield drill.
Coach Joe McEwing said the team ran out of time for a full practice before playing at Yankee Stadium. Instead, they went through...
Via AP on Fox
June 29, 2012
Ten days after being named the Chicago White Sox's third base coach, Joe McEwing interviewed Thursday for the vacant St. Louis managerial position.
Chicago White Sox new third base coach Joe McEwing will interview for St. Louis's managerial position, according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
Jeff Manto, Joe McEwing and Mark Parent have joined new manager Robin Ventura's coaching staff with the Chicago White Sox.
Manto was the White Sox's minor league hitting coordinator the last four seasons and will now be the hitting coach. McEwing managed Chicago's Triple-A affiliate at Charlotte last season. He will serve as third base coach.
Parent will be Ventura...
Via AP on Fox
October 31, 2011
Torey Lovullo and Joe McEwing aren't on the short list of Red Sox managerial candidates, according to a source.
October 27, 2011
According to Doug Padilla of ESPN Chicago, the White Sox will add Joe McEwing to new manager Robin Ventura’s coaching staff.
Both McEwing and Ventura are former Mets.
McEwing was a utility man, who could play every position. He was also David Wright’s best friend on the team. He has been considered a managerial prospect by many people in the business.
Ventura played for the Mets...
Ha ha ha I couldn’t resist.
This from Doug Padilla at ESPNChicago.com:.
The White Sox will name Mark Parent and Joe McEwing to the coaching staff of new manager Robin Ventura, a source indicated Monday.
McEwing has spent the last four seasons with the White Sox, managing Triple-A Charlotte this past season. Known as a people person, McEwing also can be stern when he needs to...
Joe McEwing will take over as the Chicago White Sox's third base coach, according to two organization sources.