MIAMI (AP) — Chuck Hernandez has been hired as pitching coach for the Miami Marlins and new manager Mike Redmond.
The Marlins also announced the hiring of Rob Leary as bench coach Friday. This comes just a few days after the Marlins named Tito Martinez as the team’s new hitting coach.READ MORE: 1 Killed After Being Struck By Tri-Rail Train South Of Commercial Blvd.
Hernandez spent the past two years as an assistant coach at the University of South Florida. He was pitching coach for the Detroit Tigers in 2006-08 and for Tampa Bay in 2004-05, and pitched in the minor leagues from 1979-83.READ MORE: Police Ask Public's Help In Identifying Suspected Hit-Run-Driver In NE Miami-Dade
Leary was minor league field coordinator for the Cleveland Indians in 2012. He spent the 2010-11 seasons as the Red Sox major league coaching staff assistant.MORE NEWS: Car Slammed Into Miami Home, Three Dead, Two Hospitalized
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