Finally! It has been almost three weeks since Lloyd McClendon was named the new manager for the Seattle Mariners. And today, just minutes ago, the Mariners announced the rest of the 2014 coaching staff.
Anyone who coached last season for the Mariners is, for all intents and purposes, gone. Pitching coach Carl Willis was ousted some days ago, first base coach Mike Brumley left for the Chicago Cubs as well. And today, prior to the 2014 staff announcement, the Mariners let go of hitting coach Dave Hansen as well as third base coach Daren Brown.
This means an entirely new staff for the entirely new Lloyd McClendon. (Who, I’ve neglected to mention, has a really awesome name).
Let’s go ahead and meet the staff: