David Price, Johnny Cueto among top tier pitchers that hit the free agent market

...hire Monday night.Nagy was the Arizona Diamondbacks' pitching coach from 2011-13. He spent last season as a special assistant in player development with the Cleveland Indians. YANKEES: Alan Cockrell has been promoted to hitting coach to...

Mariners tab Scott Servais as manager

...ultimately wanted the power to pick who he would work with going forward.Seattle also reportedly interviewed Angels' special assistant Tim Bogar, Tampa Bay third base coach Charlie Montoyo and former Boston catcher Jason Varitek for the managerial...

Braves' bullpen woes reach league-worst status

...That leaves Gonzalez and his staff to solve the issue with roaming pieces. DRAFT POSSIBILITIES: With the return of special assistant Roy Clark to the Braves, their draft tendencies could return to the previous years of picking high-upside players...

Leon Larke

...juris doctorate degree. Augusta Attorney Leon Larke was appointed by Georgia's Attorney General Mike Bowers as a special assistant attorney general to represent the Georgia Department of Human Resources for the Richmond County Office of Child Support...

Craig Counsell hired as Brewers manager after dismal start

...playing bad," Melvin said. "That's not acceptable, and it's hard to understand why."Counsell became a special assistant to Melvin in 2012 and also was a part-time broadcaster for Milwaukee last season. He was among the candidates last...

Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim to retire in three years, AD resigns

...surrounding the case," Syverud said.Gross, athletic director for a decade, will serve as vice president and special assistant to the chancellor and adjunct professor in the university's college of sport and human dynamics."I am thankful...

Haley names new director of state's troubled Department of Social Services

...announced that the director of the state's labor and business licensing agency will move over to DSS as Alford's special assistant. Holly Pisarik will earn $115,000 in her new role, according to the governor's office. That means she's...

James Shields agrees to deal with Padres

...nine seasons. BRAVES: Are bringing back former first baseman Fred McGriff and ex-hitting coach Greg Walker as special assistants.McGriff played with the Braves from 1993-97, helping the team win the 1995 World Series. The five-time All-Star...

Concert to honor, remember soldiers

...than 4,000 hours in fighter aircraft, as vice commander of the 7th Air Force and U.S. Air Force Korea. He was special assistant to the Supreme Allied Commander Europe during the air war over Serbia. He flew as a demonstration pilot for both...

Josh Hamilton might be facing last chance in baseball

...Josh. I know that Josh loves the game," said Michael Young, Hamilton's teammate with the Rangers and now a special assistant for the team. "He's really burning for an opportunity to show exactly what he's made of."