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Monday, August 06, 2018

MLB: Former MLB 3B Eric Chavez lands first managerial gig

Less than 24 hours after his name was mentioned as potential candidate to replace Los Angeles Angels manager Mike Scioscia as he will reportedly step down next year, former Oakland Athletics third baseman Eric Chavez has landed his first job as a professional manager.

Chavez, 40, will step in as manager of the triple-A Salt Lake Bees for the rest of the season. Current manager Keith Jonson has been promoted to the Big League staff.

Jim Furtado Posted: August 06, 2018 at 12:08 PM | 4 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. Los Angeles El Hombre of Anaheim Posted: August 06, 2018 at 12:52 PM (#5721749)
Poppycock!
   2. Jeff Francoeur's OPS Posted: August 06, 2018 at 01:42 PM (#5721777)
Eric Chavez
Chavez Ravine
   3. Jeff Francoeur's OPS Posted: August 06, 2018 at 01:46 PM (#5721779)
It's high time Wally Backman got his MLB gig.
   4. Bug Selig Posted: August 06, 2018 at 06:45 PM (#5721932)
It's high time Wally Backman got his MLB gig.
They do all have toilets that need to be cleaned, so yeah.

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