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Recent hires of post-retirement age managers in baseball have worked out

Dusty Baker has put up plenty of big stats in his baseball life: More than 1,000 RBI, nearly 2,000 hits, 20 years as a player, 20 more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-11-04/recent-hires-post-retire
Mets' manager Terry Collins gets two-year contract

...Wednesday.Collins is the oldest manager in the majors at 66 - almost three weeks older than new Nationals skipper Dusty Baker. The Mets held a club option on Collins for 2016, and instead rewarded him with a two-year deal.The Mets went...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-11-03/mets-manager-terry-colli
Black managers now abscent from Major League Baseball

...African-Americans, it's always been about paying your dues and when they pay their dues, the opportunity will be there."Dusty Baker and Jerry Manuel are successful former managers who could be interested in openings. Hall of Famer Barry Larkin and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-10-27/black-managers-now-absce
Nationals hire Dusty Baker as manager

WASHINGTON - Dusty Baker got another managing job, this time with the Washington Nationals. And Major League Baseball got another black skipper, something...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-11-03/nationals-hire-dusty-bak
Commissioner focused on improving minority hiring

...promote diversity, not just African American, but Latino, as well, in the managerial ranks."Cincinnati fired Dusty Baker after the 2013 season. Last year, Houston's Bo Porter was let go and Texas' Ron Washington quit. Seattle fired...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-10-26/commissioner-focused-imp
Orioles' Buck Showalter, Nationals' Matt Williams named managers of the year

...96 wins. He got 18 first-place votes and 109 points, joining Houston's Hal Lanier (1986), San Francisco's Dusty Baker (1993) and Florida's Joe Girardi (2006) as the only men to win in their first seasons as a major league manager...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-11-11/orioles-buck-showalter-n
Ex-manager Dusty Baker enjoys free time, but misses action

GRANITE BAY, Calif. - Dusty Baker looks at his overgrown collard greens and heads to the shed for his scissors. It's time for an impromptu harvest in his garden...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-03-29/ex-manager-dusty-baker-e
Hank Aaron to savor 40th anniversary of historic home run

...Ruth's revered record, but on Monday he said he'll enjoy the anniversary because such old friends as former teammate Dusty Baker will return for the pregame ceremony."I guess that's just about what it's all about, really," Aaron said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-04-07/hank-aaron-savor-40th-an
Atlanta Braves honor Hank Aaron with pregame ceremony to open home schedule

...Selig, and former Braves broadcaster Pete Van Wieren.Several of Aaron's teammates were in attendance, including Dusty Baker, Phil Niekro and Ralph Garr. Downing was also in attendance and threw out the first pitch.A total of 715 Braves...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-04-08/atlanta-braves-honor-han
Reds' late-season slump has carried over to 2014

...in Pittsburgh. They failed to score more than three runs in any of those games during the slide, which cost manager Dusty Baker his job.They're at it again under Bryan Price, who was promoted from pitching coach. The Reds have scored 27 runs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-04-10/reds-late-season-slump-h