Marlins Way: Frank Menechino Wants Fish to Work

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He spent a year in sabbatical simply hunting and fishing. In search of bigger game, sharpening the skills needed to become a better predator, Frank Menechino wanted to get some distance from the game before he came back to teach others. A little insight into the man who made himself into a big leaguer while scrapping for the Oakland A's for many years was published in the … [Read more...]

Miami Marlins reel in former Yankees first baseman Tino Martinez as hitting coach – NY Daily News

Despite early-morning buzz Thursday that the popular former Yankee was being considered as Boston’s new hitting coach, Martinez was hired in the same capacity later in the day by the Miami Marlins. Martinez is the first major hire by new Marlins manager Mike Redmond, who is still searching for both a pitching coach and bench coach. Martinez, 44, had served recently as a … [Read more...]