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  1. A.J. Hinch Hired as Astros New SkipperRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | WTKA-AM Ann Arbor

    ... will be enormous assets in our clubhouse and to our entire organization." The 40-year-old Hinch was the Arizona Diamondbacks skipper from May 2009 to July 2010. During that time, he recorded an 89-123 record before being fired. Hinch takes over a ...

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  2. A.J. Hinch Hired as Astros New SkipperRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | WWWZ-FM North Charleston

    ... will be enormous assets in our clubhouse and to our entire organization." The 40-year-old Hinch was the Arizona Diamondbacks skipper from May 2009 to July 2010. During that time, he recorded an 89-123 record before being fired. Hinch takes over a ...

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  3. The Worst Manager in a decade: A.J. Hinch gets a damning report, but Astros GM Jeff Luhnow is unfazedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CultureMap

    ... This harsh criticism of Hinch's skills is based on what the new Astros manager did in his stint as the Arizona Diamondbacks manager in 2009 and 2010. Hinch went 89-123 in parts of two seasons - and he apparently left a stink in the desert in the ...

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  4. San Francisco Giants' Buster Posey links the P's and the B'sRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Frisco Fastball

    Sep 16, 2014; Phoenix, AZ, USA; San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey hits a home run against the Arizona Diamondbacks in the fourth inning at Chase Field. Mandatory Credit: Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports The San Francisco Giants travel across the country to face the Pittsburgh Pirates in a one-game showdown at PNC Park, Wednesday evening, and they have their B's and P's all lined up for battle.

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  5. Getting a shot is all Josh Harrison wantedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | ArcaMax Publishing

    ... derailed his career before he made it to the big leagues. He is now a minor league coach in the Arizona Diamondbacks organization. His other brother Shaun, the middle child, also was a very good athlete and musician. He wrote and performs Harrison's ...

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  6. A.J. Hinch hired as new Astros manager, says he wants to - shock the world'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    ... want to bring a championship to the city of Houston, the fans of Houston." Hinch, 40, who managed the Arizona Diamondbacks from 2009-2010 and most recently was a vice president of scouting for the San Diego Padres, takes over for the fired Bo Porter ...

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  7. Stewart, D-backs look to bolster squad for '15Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Arizona Diamondbacks

    ... "I want to compete. I want to come to the ballpark everyday and know that whoever plays against the Arizona Diamondbacks is going to have a tough day at the office." Arbitration-eligible: LHP Wade Miley, INF Jordan Pacheco, INF Cliff Pennington, RHP ...

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  8. D-backs players surprised by Gibson's dismissalRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | Arizona Diamondbacks

    When D-backs players arrived at Chase Field early Friday afternoon, they heard the news that the rest of baseball had only just learned -- manager Kirk Gibson and bench coach Alan Trammell had been relieved of their duties. The fact that Gibson was dismissed didn't come as much of a surprise to many outside the team, as the D-backs had fallen from NL West champions in 2011 to the team with the worst record in the Major Leagues this year.

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  9. Astros name A.J. Hinch as managerRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | KHOU-TV Houston

    ... started towards that goal today." Hinch, who produced an 89-123 record in parts of two seasons with the Arizona Diamondbacks, replaces Bo Porter, who was fired Sept. 1 after less than two seasons with the Astros. Counting the stint of interim ...

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  10. La Russa: Rest of coaching staff could returnRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    On Monday, a day after watching the team finish the 2014 season 64-98, Diamondbacks Chief Baseball Officer Tony La Russa said he's pretty happy with the remainder of the coaching staff. La Russa: Rest of coaching staff could return On Monday, a day after watching the team finish the 2014 season 64-98, Diamondbacks Chief Baseball Officer Tony La Russa said he's pretty happy with the remainder of the coaching staff.

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  11. Former Midwest City Star Named Astros ManagerRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    ... was named the new manager of the Houston Astros on Monday, Sept. 29th. Hinch was the manager of the Arizona Diamondbacks in 2009 and 2010, and since that time had been the vice president of pro scouting for the San Diego Padres. Hinch believes his ...

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  12. Hinch approaching task of leading Astros with plenty of optimismRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    ... outside Hinch's grasp. His favorite number - the one he wore during a brief stint as manager of the Arizona Diamondbacks in 2009-2010, one of four numbers he wore during seven seasons with four major league teams - is 7. And so Hinch, 40, will wear ...

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  13. Minor leaguers have major defensive abilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Be on guard, Miguel Cabrera! Failure to put up Triple Crown contention numbers every year and your days may be numbered. Lose a step on defense, have the Detroit Tigers' go to a defense-first mentality, and want a day off and it could be "Miguel, meet Wally Pipp!" That's because there is a defensive machine waiting in the wings in the Tigers' organization.

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  14. Gardy goneRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Christianity, Politics, Sports and Me

    ... him posthaste. Steinbach's manager in Oakland, Tony LaRussa, was hired as Chief Baseball Officer by the Arizona Diamondbacks a few months ago. In addition, former A's pitcher Dave Stewart (who was teammates with Steinbach in Oakland for seven ...

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  15. Dodgers' Jansen grateful he was convinced to become a pitcherRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Wave

    ... you don't hit pretty soon. We're going to make you a pitcher.'" Watson, who was hired last week by the Arizona Diamondbacks as their senior vice president for baseball operations, had been planting those seeds for a while. As Jansen approached ...

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  16. Diamondbacks in rebuilding mode after tough seasonRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    The Arizona Diamondbacks boosted their payroll to unprecedented levels, hoping the influx would break them out of a two-year funk. Arizona's retooling started during the 2014 season with the hiring of Tony La Russa and the firings of general manager Kevin Towers and manager Kirk Gibson.

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  17. Astros hand managerial reins to HinchRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Major League Baseball

    ... this uniform on and be called the 'Skipper' is something I'm very privileged to be." Hinch managed the Arizona Diamondbacks from May 2009 until July 2010, compiling an 89-123 record, and he was the vice president of professional scouting and ...

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  18. AJ Hinch hired to manage AstrosRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Tribune

    In this May 21, 2010, file photo, Arizona Diamondbacks manager A.J. Hinch listens to players prior to the first inning of an interleague baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays in Phoenix. The Houston Astros hired Hinch as their new manager, Monday, Sept.

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  19. How close are the D'backs to being contenders?Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | AZ SnakePit

    2014 was simply a terrible year for the Arizona Diamondbacks . From all the injuries, to Reed's blown saves, to the Cahill outings, it all equaled to a 64-98 season, the second worst in franchise history. Now trust me, I'm not saying we're 2015 World ...

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  20. Who is the new Astros manager, A.J. Hinch?Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Crawfish Boxes

    ... after the 2004 season. His rise in baseball, however, would continue on the field. Hinch joined the Arizona Diamondbacks organization after the 2005 season and filled in at a variety of roles, culminating in him being named Vice President of Player ...

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