User ID
Password
  Forgot User ID
or Register Today!
VegasInsider.com
Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Follow Us on Google+ VI Mobile Scores and Betting Odds
Home
NFL
NBA
NHL
MLB
NCAA FB
NCAA BK
Horses
Soccer
Golf
Auto
More
Betting Tools

 
Red Sox name Greg Colbrunn hitting coach

New Sportsbook.ag customers: Make your 1st bet, get your 2nd bet free, 100%, winnings paid in cash.
Join Now

Already have an account? Click here to view new Exclusive Rewards!

BOSTON (AP) - The Boston Red Sox have hired Greg Colbrunn as their hitting coach.

Advertisement
They named Colbrunn on Wednesday to replace Dave Magadan, who was hired as hitting coach for the Texas Rangers on Oct. 19 after six years in that position with the Red Sox.

Colbrunn, 43, will be coaching in the majors for the first time. He spent the past six seasons with the New York Yankees Single-A team in Charleston, S.C. He was the team's manager in 2010 and its hitting coach the other five years.

He played in 992 major-league games for seven teams, mostly as a first baseman, batting .289 with 98 homers and 422 RBIs.

AP NEWS
The Associated Press News Service

Copyright 2015
The Associated Press
All Rights Reserved

  
HEADLINES
Zylbert: Weekend Primer
Lawrence: May Pitchers Report
Harper, Scherzer carry Nats to 2-1 win
Longoria helps power Rays past A's 5-2
J.D. Martinez HR lifts Tigers to 6-2 win
Braun's Brewers crush Braves 11-0
Fielder's two HRs lift Rangers by Yanks
Slumping Marlins lose to Orioles 8-5
Cole pitches Pirates past Mets 4-1
MORE HEADLINES
 
Why Buy Picks From VegasInsider.com
MLB Pro Baseball Handicapper Sports Picks Records
MLB Hot Streaks
39-25, +2,297 Last 64 Picks
4-2 +318 L6, +1,218 This Year
3-0, +331 MLB Yesterday
8-3, +588 Record L3 Days
5-2 Last 7, 7-3 Last 10 Selections
6-2 L8 Guarantees, +1,094 TY
7-2 L9 Picks, 8-3 +506 L11 G-Plays
12-6, +848 Last 18 Picks
3-0 Yesterday, 16-7 L23 G-Plays
+1,574 Overall This Year
5-2, +379 MLB Last 3 Days
18-8 L26 Guaranteed Plays
4-1, +330 Last 5 Selections
2-0 Y'day, 4-1 L5 Guarantees
MLB Pro Baseball Expert Sports Picks- Joe Nelson
2015 MLB SEASON PICK RECORDS
Money Leaders
Handicapper Money
Joe Nelson + 2097
Kevin Rogers + 1544
Dave Cokin + 1094
Underdog Leaders
Handicapper Money
Joe Nelson + 2043
Kevin Rogers + 1242
Dave Cokin + 795
Over-Under Leaders
Handicapper Money
Scott Pritchard + 485
Michael Black + 389
Tony Stoffo + 170
Guaranteed Leaders
Handicapper Money
Bruce Marshall + 950
Joe Nelson + 593
Doc's Sports + 556
Favorite Leaders
Handicapper Money
Chip Chirimbes + 597
Doc's Sports + 562
Bruce Marshall + 539
Member Leaders
Handicapper Money
Joe Nelson + 1228
Kyle Hunter + 761
Dave Cokin + 660
MORE PICK RECORDS
  
corner graphic
With a VI Gold Membership, you can SAVE 10% off a Live Odds subscription, SAVE 20% off Daily Pick packages, and receive access to up to 1,000 Member Plays each month!
VI Daily Fantasy Sager Bomb