Re: Mack Jenkins named Reds Assistant Pitching Coach
Originally Posted by mth123
This almost sounds like Walt is lining up a succession plan. I'm guessing Dusty is gone after 2012 unless the team goes deep into the post-season. Price or David Bell are the prime guys in line as replacements with Jenkins serving as Price understudy for pitching coach should Price get promoted or be gone too.
Maybe with 2013 looking tight financially, the Reds want out from under the $4 Million or so that Dusty would command and will go with a first time manager who can be paid $1 Million or less.
I agree with that you are guessing.
And let's be clear, he's assistant to the pitching coach
Can't win with 'em
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