• Former Red Sox GM Theo Epstein hired by MLB to help on-field product

    8 days ago - By Boston Herald

    From listening to Red Sox games on the radio and playing infield for Brookline High, to winning World Series titles in Boston and Chicago, Theo Epstein is now on his way to the commissioner's office in New York to fix the game of baseball.
    Epstein, who left his post as the Cubs' president of baseball operations in November with one year remaining on his contract to pursue other interests, was hired by MLB on Thursday to be a consultant regarding on-field matters.
    Epstein will work under commissioner Rob Manfred and alongside the owners' competition committee and other analytics experts to...
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  • Theo Epstein - 2 months after leaving the Chicago Cubs - is hired by MLB as a consultant in on-field matters. In effect, he will be the Designated Nudger

    8 days ago - By Chicago Tribune

    Two months after resigning from his role as Chicago Cubs president, Theo Epstein was hired Thursday as a consultant for Major League Baseball in on-field matters.
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