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Thursday, January 16, 2020

Tim Hudson hired as Auburn’s volunteer pitching coach

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Former major league pitcher Tim Hudson is Auburn’s new pitching coach.

Auburn announced Wednesday that Hudson will be a volunteer assistant and pitching coach for the program, where he once starred as a two-way player.

Hudson played 17 years in the major leagues with Oakland, Atlanta and San Francisco before retiring in 2015. He went 222-133 with a 3.48 ERA in his career and was a four-time All-Star.

Well, this answers the question of where he is now….

 

QLE Posted: January 16, 2020 at 12:43 AM | 7 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: auburn, pitching coach, tim hudson

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   1. Jose Is Absurdly Chatty Posted: January 16, 2020 at 09:34 AM (#5916392)
If you aren’t getting paid have you really been “hired.”
   2. Don August(us) Cesar Geronimo Berroa Posted: January 16, 2020 at 11:19 AM (#5916475)
WDE!
   3. snapper (history's 42nd greatest monster) Posted: January 16, 2020 at 12:18 PM (#5916497)
If you aren’t getting paid have you really been “hired.”

Don't know, but you can be fired. Ask Kramer.
   4. Never Give an Inge (Dave) Posted: January 16, 2020 at 01:15 PM (#5916521)
I think this is cool. Had no idea that Hudson was such a great two-way player in college.
   5. Barry`s_Lazy_Boy Posted: January 16, 2020 at 01:28 PM (#5916529)
In the SEC, "volunteer" coaches make 6 figures. Just not directly from the school.

   6. David Nieporent (now, with children) Posted: January 16, 2020 at 02:51 PM (#5916616)
In the SEC, "volunteer" coaches make 6 figures. Just not directly from the school.
For baseball?
   7. Bourbon Samurai stays in the fight Posted: January 16, 2020 at 03:35 PM (#5916660)
Hudson was my favorite player right at the tail end of the time when I was getting too old to have "favorite" players. Glad to see he's staying involved

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