Mattingly out as Dodgers’ hitting coach


Mike Easler’s in. The Don of Baseball cites family reasons for leaving, but he’ll still serve as a special assistant coach. Assuming the family reasons are nothing serious, I’m happy because I wasn’t looking forward to seeing Donnie Baseball in a non-Yankee uniform.

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  • Rich

    I hope everything works out for him and his family.

  • http://RiverAve.Blues Joseph M

    Odd turn of events. What would have happened if he and not Girardi had been named manager.

    • dan

      Good point– I hadn’t thought of that