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.
For six months, they could stake claim to the title of "Best Team in Baseball." And after they won their first-ever postseason game Sunday afternoon, the Nationals had every reason to con