Davey Johnson likes the idea of a potential Parkway Series in the World Series between the Baltimore Orioles and Washington Nationals. Of course he does.
With Mike Redmond’s hiring by the Miami Marlins, yet another catcher gets to be a manager. A dozen of the 28 major league managers were catchers in either the major or minor leagues.
As he waits to hear if he’ll be manager of the year for the third time, Buck Showalter can appreciate his place among major league managers.
For years, the season-ending baseball awards were announced in press releases in November. This year, the Baseball Writers’ Association of America, will announce its awards on the MLB Network.