Royals Poach Rays’ Bench Coach

The Tampa Bay Rays continue to be the flavor of the week for other teams’ vacancies. In this case, the Kansas City Royals have selected the Rays’ bench coach of the last four years as their new manager: Mike Quartraro. Quartraro, 48, will be a first time manager.

Phils Win Game 1

I’ve often griped about managers managing postseason games like regular season games. The Phillies’ Rob Thomson was definitely not guilty of that tonight. After being down 5-0 after 3, the Phillies tied it up 5-5 in the 5th…the second time this postseason Justin Verlander has been chased before getting through 5. Thomson then pulled Nola…… Continue reading Phils Win Game 1