• From
    • To


523 results for "joe maddon"

Page of 32
  1. Cubs hire Blanco; Martinez doubtful

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs hired former catcher Henry Blanco as their Quality Assurance Coach, replacing Jose Castro who bolted for the Atlanta Braves earlier this offseason, the team announced Saturday. Blanco's return means there's one less pot...

    Blog | November 22, 2014
  2. Raul Ibanez among 3 finalists for Tampa Bay Rays manager

    Raul Ibanez, Kevin Cash and Don Wakamatsu are the finalists to replace Joe Maddon as manager of the Tampa Bay Rays.

    Story | Conversation | November 21, 2014
  3. Regardless of additions, Rizzo likes what Cubs have

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo hasn't talked to pitcher Jon Lester or any other potential free agents but he has a simple message for them: "The best sales pitch I have is: This is an exciting team and this is Chicago," Rizzo ...

    Blog | November 21, 2014
  4. Rival GMs on Maddon hiring: I would have done the same

    Jesse Rogers

    PHOENIX -- While the fraternity of major league managers may or may not like how the firing of former Cubs skipper Rick Renteria and the hiring of Joe Maddon to replace him went down, the sentiment among general managers isn't quite as ambiguous. Mos...

    Blog | November 11, 2014
  5. Major League Baseball investigating Chicago Cubs' hiring of Joe M...

    Jesse Rogers

    Both the Cubs and the agent for new manager Joe Maddon have been contacted by MLB as an investigation into his hiring has commenced.

    Story | Conversation | November 10, 2014
  6. What Andrew Friedman left behind

    Mark Saxon

    PHOENIX -- In the last month, the Tampa Bay Rays have lost one of the game's brightest executives, Andrew Friedman, and one of its most innovative managers, Joe Maddon. Speaking at Dodger Stadium, where the U.S. All-Stars practiced last weekend be...

    Blog | November 10, 2014
  7. Maddon preaches old/new school mix

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- New Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon reiterated the need for today's coaches to embrace both old and new school ways of thinking during a discussion on the 'Carmen & Jurko' show" on ESPN 1000 on Thursday. That includes combining the person...

    Blog | November 06, 2014
  8. Podcast: Joe Maddon talks Cubs


    New Cubs manager Joe Maddon joins 'Carmen & Jurko' to discuss his thoughts on working with the young team and the expectations in Chicago. Click here for more audio from ESPN Chicago....

    Blog | November 06, 2014
  9. Arrieta high on Maddon, free agents

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- Chicago Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta didn't get a chance to watch new manager Joe Maddon's introductory news conference live on Monday, but he made sure to see a replay of it later. Having played in the American League East for the Baltimore ...

    Blog | November 04, 2014
  10. Maddon's arrival doesn't change Cubs' offseason plans

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- How many press conferences, radio shows and other media interviews does Cubs president Theo Epstein have to do for people to understand one simple point: his plan for the team hasn't changed even after hiring an elite manager like Joe Madd...

    Blog | November 04, 2014
  11. ESPN Chalk - What Joe Maddon's signing means for the Chicago Cubs...

    Dave Tuley

    In his latest "Tuesdays with Tuley" column, Dave Tuley explains what Joe Maddon's hire has meant for the Chicago Cubs' 2015 World Series odds. Does "Back to the Future II" portend a Chicago World Series win next year?

    Story | Conversation | November 04, 2014
  12. Mike & Mike on ESPN Radio: Hot Commodity

    • Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein comments on his team's hiring of Joe Maddon, Maddon's spirit and the keys to Chicago's success next season. Epstein -Baseball Tonight » -Fantasy Focus: Baseball »...

    Blog | Conversation | November 04, 2014
  13. Joe Maddon's hiring can convert even harshest critics to believe ...

    Scoop Jackson

    Joe Maddon's hiring can convert even the harshest critics to believe in the Chicago Cubs.

    Story | Conversation | November 04, 2014
  14. Chicago Cubs become popular World Series pick after hiring of Joe...

    Darren Rovell

    Since it became clear that the Chicago Cubs were going to land Joe Maddon as their new manager, the bets started rolling in for the Cubs to win the World Series, and in turn, the odds continued to rise.

    Story | Conversation | November 03, 2014
  15. Joe Maddon promises cheers aplenty for Chicago Cubs, fans

    Jon Greenberg

    The Cubs' new skipper offered the media a round at his introductory event, but it's the team's fans who might want to get the bubbly on ice.

    Story | Conversation | November 03, 2014
  16. Set 'Em Up, Joe: New Cubs' Manager Maddon Buys A Round At Press C...

    D'Arcy Maine

    Newly signed Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon held his introductory news conference on Monday at a Wrigley Field-area bar. After taking the standard questions from the media, the former Tampa Bay Rays manager then likely won over everyone in attendanc...

    Blog | November 03, 2014