- Bob Melvin, Forgotten Man
the hiring of Ausmus, 44, on Sunday, making him the only Jewish manager in Major League Baseball. Ausmus was a catcher for four teams in his playing days.
And poor Bob Melvin wakes up today, with a cup
- Memories of Melvin Mora
Melvin Mora has reportedly announced his retirement. I will admit that I was a bit surprised to find out that Mora is going to turn 40 in February. I knew he was a "late bloomer," but I had
- Melvin Mora, Movin' On
The Orioles hold an $8 million club option on Melvin Mora for 2010, but are in no way expected to exercise it.
The third baseman turns 38 in February and hit just .260/.321/.358 this season in 450
- Melvin's Euphoria: Kottaras to Oakland
The Brewers designed backup catcher George Kottaras for assignment last week, and he has now been traded to the As for longtime minor league reliever Fautino De Los Santos. Oakland manager Bob Melvin
- D-Backs Can Bob Melvin
It took about 30 games for the first manager to get axed. The whispers were all around the last few days that Arizona manager Bob Melvin was off the heat seat onto the plastic chair hanging over
- Bob Melvin: Six Scouting Reports
“How does he get guys out?” That was my question for Bob Melvin at the Winter Meetings, and I asked it six times. I queried the Oakland skipper about three of his starters: Trevor Cahill, Gio
- Doug Melvin Made All The Right Moves
and beyond.Fortunately, Brewers' GM Doug Melvin had an ace or two up his sleeve that nobody in the baseball world saw coming.
He transformed the second-worst starting rotation in the National League
- Q&A: Bob Melvin, on Five Rookie Pitchers
Bob Melvin was named American League Manager of the Year after leading the overachieving Oakland A’s to a playoff berth. It was an honor well-deserved. The 51-year-old former big-league catcher knows
- A Minor Review of '09: Detroit Tigers
The '10 Sleeper: Melvin Mercedes, RHP
It's no secret that the Tigers organization likes hard-throwing relievers and Mercedes is just one more in a long line. The right-hander made his