Astros Introduce New GM James Click Following Sign-Stealing Scandal: 'I'm Trying To Bring A Fresh Look'James Click was introduced on Tuesday, taking over for Jeff Luhnow, suspended for a season by Major League Baseball and then fired by Astros owner Jim Crane.
Astros Point To Click To Fill General Manager Position After Sign-Stealing ScandalJames Click, 42, graduated from Yale and wrote for analytics website Baseball Prospectus for several years before being hired by the Tampa Bay Rays.
Red Sox, Manager Alex Cora Agree To Part Ways For Role In Electronic Sign Stealing ScandalBaseball Commissioner Rob Manfred mentioned Cora by name 11 times in a nine-page report Monday, describing him as a key person in the planning and execution of the cheating scheme.
Astros Owner Jim Crane Fires Manager AJ Hinch, General Manager Jeff Luhnow After Electronic Sign-Stealing Scandal“I felt with what came out in the report they both had responsibilities," said Crane during a news conference Monday afternoon.
China Asked For Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey To Be Fired After Tweet Supporting Hong Kong ProtestersNBA Commissioner Adam Silver said the league emphatically dismissed the request by Chinese officials.
NBA Not Apologizing To China For Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey's Tweet In Support Of Hong Kong DemonstratorsAdam Silver, speaking Tuesday at a news conference in Tokyo before a preseason game between the Rockets and Toronto Raptors, insisted Morey has the right to freedom of expression.
International Incident: Houston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey's 'Stand With Hong Kong' Tweet Angers ChinaSeveral companies in China, including some of the NBA's major business partners there, lashed out over Morey's now-deleted tweet.
Houston Texans Abruptly Fire General Manager Brian Gaine Less Than 18 Months After He Took Job"While the timing may be unusual, this decision was made in the best interest of the organization in our quest to build a championship team," said a statement from owner Cal McNair.
Rangers GM To Talk Off-Season Plans For Team TuesdayAfter deciding who will replace Jeff Banister, general manager Jon Daniels has to find some starting pitchers.
Astros GM Luhnow Given Extension Through 2023The Houston Astros have extended the contract of general manager Jeff Luhnow through the 2023 season and added president of baseball operations to his title.
Rangers GM Daniels Signs Multi-Year ExtensionDespite the Texas Rangers recent struggles, the franchise believes its future is brightest with the current general manager sticking around.
Rangers Assistant GM Thad Levine Takes GM Job With Minnesota TwinsThe Minnesota Twins have named Thad Levine as general manager under new chief baseball officer Derek Falvey in their attempt to rebound from a club-worst 59-103 record.
Report: Rangers' Preller Hired As Padres GMPreller, 36, has been with the Rangers organization for 10 years, and is often credited with the clubs' international scouting success.
Mavs GM Nelson Talks NBA Draft OpportunitiesWith another year of 'big fish' recruiting trips and a NBA lottery draft pick on tap, 105.3 The Fan's Cory and Nathan got a chance to talk with Dallas Mavericks GM Donnie Nelson.
Source: Stars Hire Nill To Replace GM NieuwendykThe Dallas Stars have chosen Jim Nill to replace fired general manager Joe Nieuwendyk, a person familiar with the decision told The Associated Press.