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TORONTO | Blue Jays hire Rays bench coach Charlie Montoyo as manager

TORONTO — Charlie Montoyo, a bench coach for the Tampa Bay Rays this season, was hired as manager of the Toronto Blue Jays on Thursday. He succeeds John Gibbons, who was let go after the team finished 73-89. Montoyo has a three-year contract with a club option for 2022. He is to be introduced at … Continue reading TORONTO | Blue Jays hire Rays bench coach Charlie Montoyo as manager

BOSTON | After Series win with Astros, Cora aims to knock them out

BOSTON — Alex Cora led Boston to a victory over the hated Yankees. Next up for the first-year Red Sox manager: The team he left after winning a World Series as a bench coach last season. “I’ve been talking about them the whole season, so now we go,” he said after the Red Sox beat … Continue reading BOSTON | After Series win with Astros, Cora aims to knock them out