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Mariners flashback: as players, new GM Dipoto strikes out manager Servais in '99

New Seattle Mariners GM Jerry Dipoto was a relief pitcher at the MLB level for eight seasons, from 1993-2000. New Mariners manager Scott Servais, meanwhile, was a catcher for 11 years (from 1991-2001). As one might suspect given the duo's track record throughout the 1990s, pitcher Dipoto and catcher Servais did cross paths a few times...such as this incident on April 22, 1999, when...
Via Fox Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Seattle adds Candaele and Hampton to coaching staff

SEATTLE (AP) The Seattle Mariners have added Casey Candaele as first base coach and Mike Hampton as bullpen coach on the staff of first-time manager Scott Servais. Seattle announced the coaching additions on Monday. Candaele, 54, spent last season as the Texas Rangers' field coordinator and previously spent four seasons as the minor league infield and base running coordinator...
Via Associated Press
November 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Getting To Know The Seattle Mariners’ New Friends, Jerry Dipoto And Scott Servais

Hey, remember Jack Zduriencik? *dodges thrown shoe* How about Lloyd McClendon? *evades lobbed tomato* Did you know they’re both gone? No, seriously! They were relieved of their duties before the conclusion of the World Series! Now can you please put that chair down? After the miserable embarrassment that was the Seattle Mariners’ 2015 season, heads rolled quickly as the club’s...
Via Oregon Sports News
November 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Seattle Mariners filling out coaching staff

The Seattle Mariners introduced their new skipper, Scott Servais, on Monday along with other additions to the staff. Tim Bogar, who was thought of as a candidate for the head job, is going to be the M’s bench coach. Mel Stottlemyre, Jr. was named as the new pitching coach replacing Rick Waits. Waits was asked to remain in the organization in another role. So who are Bogar and...
Via Baseball Essential
October 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Seattle Mariners announce Scott Servais as the new Manager

Scott Servais, new Mariners manager   Today the Seattle Mariners announced the 10th manager in the 13 years since the departure of Lou Piniella. Scott Servais was named manager by new GM Jerry Dipoto.  Servais was a catcher for several National League clubs in the 1990’s, and since retiring has worked in player development.  He was the Rangers senior director for player development...
Via Seattle Side Up!
October 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Halo Headlines: Servais named Mariners manager, Klentak may be next to go

The October 23, 2015 edition of Los Angeles Angels news includes Scott Servais getting hired as Mariners manager, Matt Klentak potentially leaving the team as early as Monday, and more… The Story: Scott Servais named M’s manager MWAH Says: Jerry Dipoto is getting the band back together, expect this time Servais is on lead vocals. The now former Angels assistant GM has never...
Via Monkey with a Halo
October 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Seattle Mariners hire Scott Servais as manager

The Seattle Mariners are expected to announce the hiring of Scott Servais as their new manager on Friday. Servais served as the assistant general manager of the Los Angeles Angels.  New Mariners GM Jerry DiPoto, hired Servais as his assistant with the Angels.  Now DiPoto has hired Servais as manager. Source: Scott Servais will be new #Mariners MGR. Announcement expected today...
Via Sports-Glory
October 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Halo Headlines: Servais gaining traction in Seattle, Mattingly out in LA

The October 22, 2015 edition of Los Angeles Angels news includes more rumors about the impending departure of front-office personnel, the start of what’s likely to be months of Mike Scioscia speculation, and more… The Story: Servais “gaining traction” in Seattle managing hunt MWAH Says: Slowly but surely Jerry Dipoto is building up his new front office and coaching staffs...
Via Monkey with a Halo
October 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Halo Headlines: Servais may be headed to Seattle, Scully has surgery

The October 9, 2015 edition of Los Angeles Angels news includes Scott Servais potentially joining Jerry Dipoto in Seattle, Vin Scully going under the knife, and more… The Story: Scott Servais headed to the Mariners front office? MWAH Says: Still just speculation at this point, but with Jerry Dipoto reportedly cleaning house over in Seattle it looks like Scott Servais and others...
Via Monkey with a Halo
October 09, 2015  |  Discuss

2015 In Time of Possession

I have a great deal of interest in the Mariners having hired Jerry Dipoto, so once they made it official, I set about reading as much as I could about what he’d done and what he intended to do. As part of that research, I re-visited an old article at ESPN written by Sam Miller, talking about the Angels’ attempts to improve their whole player-development system. The article was...
Via Fangraphs
October 06, 2015  |  Discuss

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