Tagged: ‘Marcus Thames’

MLB Rumors: Chili Davis, New York Yankees Have Interview Set for Hitting Coach Job
October 15th, 2014 at 5:29 PM
Oakland Athletics hitting coach Chili Davis has been given permission to speak with both the New York Yankees and Texas Rangers about their vacant hitting coach positions. ***PHOTO1*** To take it a step further, the Yankees may already have an interview setup with the former Yankee. The great Jon Heyman of CBS Sports...

Marcus Thames Calls It a Day, Hired as Yankees Minor League Hitting Coach
January 11th, 2013 at 12:29 PM
***PHOTO1*** While no formal announcement has been made, former Yankees outfielder Marcus Thames has retired from baseball.  Subsequently, he has been hired by the Yankees to serve as hitting coach for their High-A affiliate in Tampa.  Thames would mash 115 round-trippers in over 10 seasons in the majors and ends his...