Bob Melvin

Chip Hale, right. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Diamondbacks Hire Chip Hale As New Manager

Hale has served as the Athletics’ bench coach for the past three seasons.

CBS Chicago–10/13/2014

Adam Dunn. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Adam Dunn Still Intends To Retire

“That’s probably it,” Dunn says.

CBS Chicago–10/01/2014

MILWAUKEE, WI - SEPTEMBER 01: Mike Trout #27 of the Los Angeles Angles of Anaheim singles in the top of the sixth inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park on September 01, 2013 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Shepkowski: MLB’s First Half Awards

The Brewers surprise, Trout dominates and there’s a Tanaka/Abreu battle for best AL rookie.

CBS Chicago–07/03/2014

Robin Ventura. (Photo by John Gress/Getty Images)

Ventura Loses Manager Of The Year To Oakland’s Melvin

Despite having the Chicago White Sox in first place in the AL Central for most of the year, when most people believed the team would be near the bottom of the division, Robin Ventura lost out on the Manager of the Year to Oakland Athletics’ manager Bob Melvin.

11/13/2012

Adam Dunn #32 of the Chicago White Sox gets congratulated by Paul Konerko # 14 after hitting a 3-run homer against the Oakland Athletics on June 12, 2011 at U.S. Cellular Field. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Dunn Hits Three-Run Homer, White Sox Top A’s

White Sox slugger Adam Dunn has said that he only needs about 75 good swings a season to be valuable. He had one of those on Sunday afternoon.

670 The Score–06/12/2011

Bob Geren and Ozzie Guillen

Athletics Fire Manager Before Starting Series With White Sox

On Thursday, the Chicago White Sox and the Oakland Athletics will start a four-game series in Chicago. When the two teams square off, the Athletics will do so without the manager they started the season with.

670 The Score–06/09/2011

What About Bob?

Mike Quade’s Cubs continue to play better than Lou Piniella’s Cubs, now 13-7 since the latter drifted away weeping.  Small sample size, sure, but still nice for the candidacy of a seemingly good guy. Even […]

09/15/2010