- A's hire Mark Kotsay as bench coach on Bob Melvin's staff Updated: Nov-12-15 3:37 pm
OAKLAND, California - Former outfielder Mark Kotsay has aspirations to be a manager one day, and he'll get an up-close glimpse at the job next season as bench coach with his former Oakland team.
- MLB has no black managers following McClendon's dismissal Updated: Oct-27-15 4:38 pm
Here's a stat Major League Baseball would like to change: There are no African-American managers in the game.
- Manfred says MLB must improve minority hiring Updated: Oct-27-15 1:15 am
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - Minority managers have all but disappeared from Major League Baseball's dugouts, which next year could have no black skippers for the first time in nearly three decades.