The Angels will consider ex-Marlins executive Michael Hill to fill their GM vacancy. This is a new name we haven’t discussed before. It appears Tony La Russa is the only person the White Sox have interviewed so far for their managerial vacancy. Several other teams are expected to compete with the Angels in the pitching market this off season.
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The Dodgers plan to start Tony Gonsolin in game 6 of the Worlds series. The Rays will counter with Blake Snell. Hunter Pence bought shots for everybody in a restaurant after the Dodgers lost Game 4 of the World Series.
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Steve Cohen apparently has the votes to get his ownership of the Mets confirmed. The designated hitter will not be used in the National League in 2021. Whether it comes back or not is subject to negotiation between MLB and the players union. The Detroit Tigers are preparing to enter round two of interviews in their search for a new manager. The Mariners have already announced their coaching staff for the 2021 season. Hulu dropped several regional sports networks. It’s getting harder and harder to watch baseball every year.
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