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Saturday, November 22, 2014

Rays name managerial finalists: Cash, Ibanez, Wakamatsu | Tampa Bay Times

There doesn’t appear to be any rhyme or reason to the Rays managerial search.

Jim Furtado Posted: November 22, 2014 at 07:10 AM | 15 comment(s)
  Beats: managerial search, rays

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Doug Glanville travels different path in Rays’ managerial search | Tampa Bay Times

If playing baseball simulations and watching and talking a lot about baseball is valuable, a hereby throw my hat into the ring.

But his mind has been in the game during much of the 10 years since; he has written extensively, and as an ESPN analyst watched and talked a lot about baseball.

Add that to a longtime interest in analytics he ascribes to playing the Stratomatic baseball game as a kid, and creativity and leadership qualities he has developed through life experiences, and Glanville, 44, feels he can present well.

“Maybe I am a dark horse (candidate), I don’t know,” he said. “I approach it like, ‘Why not?’ “

Jim Furtado Posted: November 15, 2014 at 11:46 AM | 14 comment(s)
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