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Brewers fire manager in midst of playoff race

...the season." Yost did not immediately return a message left on his cell phone by The Associated Press. Bench coach Ted Simmons, once considered a potential successor should Yost be fired, has been reassigned to an "advisory role," making...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/09/16/bas_473585.shtml
Baseball
Wainwright still waiting for his shot

...that nearly brought Barry Bonds to Atlanta. Schuerholz writes that Bonds "was a Brave for 15 hours." Pittsburgh GM Ted Simmons was ready to complete the deal, but Pirates manager Jim Leyland "blew up" at the suggestion that the budding star...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/14/bra_69636.shtml
Braves
Estrada brings old-school attitude to Braves

...the NL's best offensive player at his position. Estrada was just the second switch-hitting catcher since 1923 (Ted Simmons was the other) to hit better than.300 while playing at least 100 games. "I couldn't write a better story than...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/25/bra_444724.shtml
Braves
Angels edge Giants in slug fest

...Series had scored on homers. Notes: Sanders became the first player to homer in Games 1 and 2 of the Series since Ted Simmons for Milwaukee in 1982. ... Angels pitchers did not give up a home run in the five-game ALCS against Minnesota...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/10/21/bas_359694.shtml
Baseball
Is Bonds the best of all time?

...baseball. And 10 years ago, he was almost an Atlanta Brave. In the spring of 1992, then-Pirates general manager Ted Simmons had a trade set: Bonds to Atlanta for closer Alejandro Pena and young outfielder Keith Mitchell. Pittsburgh manager...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/08/13/bra_352314.shtml
Braves
Indians looking at Hershiser

...championship series and World Series. Hall of Famer George Brett also has been mentioned as a possible candidate along with Indians batting coach Charlie Manuel, Davey Lopes, Chris Chambliss, Willie Randolph, Don Baylor and Ted Simmons.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/20/bas_273968.shtml
Baseball
McGwire keeps overtaking baseball's big names

...of the Busch Stadium single-season home run record with his 18th, relegating the likes of Richie Allen (1970), Ted Simmons (1979), Jack Clark (1987) and Ron Gant (1996) to also-ran status. -- On June 30, he tied Reggie Jackson's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/28/oth_237353.shtml
Other sports
This one really is a BIG deal

...ago that the chance of him being dealt were slim and he had not heard any rumors of an impending trade. Indians scout Ted Simmons spent several weeks in the Braves camp this spring watching Justice and making certain his surgically repaired right...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/03/26/oth_205901.shtml
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Overtime

...will be on the ballot with players Vida Blue , Dave Concepcion , Steve Garvey , Ron Guidry , Tommy John , Al Oliver , Ted Simmons and Rusty Staub .Retired Toronto, Baltimore, Seattle and Philadelphia general manager Pat Gillick also is on the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2010-11-08/overtime
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New Reds' skipper completes his staff

...slumped badly the past two seasons, and hit .255 with 21 homers and 64 RBI this year. - Former All-Star catcher Ted Simmons was hired as bench coach, with Dale Sveum returning to his role as third-base coach. Sveum replaces Nick Leyva...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/10/31/bas_149950.shtml
Baseball