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Thursday, October 24, 2019

Cubs bench coach Mark Loretta reportedly interviews for Padres’ manager job

While David Ross is set to become the Cubs’ next manager, a member of the team’s 2019 coaching staff has reportedly interviewed for a managerial vacancy elsewhere.

Cubs bench coach Mark Loretta recently interviewed for the Padres’ managerial opening, according to MLB Network’s Jon Heyman. It’s the second known managerial opening Loretta has interviewed for this offseason, as he also interviewed for the Cubs’ before they chose Ross.

Like Ross and the Cubs, Loretta has several ties to the Padres. The 48-year-old played three seasons with San Diego (2003-05) during his 15-year big-league career. He also spent nine seasons as a special assistant in the Padres front office, working with general manager Jed Hoyer — who held the same position with the Padres from 2010-11.

And the searches press on….

 

QLE Posted: October 24, 2019 at 01:20 AM | 1 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: managerial search, mark loretta, padres

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   1. Mike Webber Posted: October 24, 2019 at 12:33 PM (#5893971)
Padres make a hire. Source: Padres hire Rangers' Jayce Tingler as manager

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