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Houston Astros owner Jim Crane speaks at a news conference in Houston, Monday, Jan. 13, 2020.  Crane opened the news conference by saying manager AJ Hinch and general manager Jeff Luhnow were fired for the team's sign-stealing during its run to the 2017 World Series title. (Yi-Chin Lee/Houston Chronicle via AP)

Astros owner Crane expects to hire new manager by Feb. 3

Jan. 17, 2020 8:25 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — Houston Astros owner Jim Crane expects to hire a new manager by Feb. 3. The Astros need a new manager and general manager after AJ Hinch and Jeff Luhnow were fired Monday, hours after both were suspended by Major League Baseball for a year for the team's sign-stealing scandal. Crane said...

Blankmeyer leaves St John's for Mets' Brooklyn Cyclones

Jan. 6, 2020 4:35 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Ed Blankmeyer left St. John's after 24 seasons as head baseball coach and was hired Monday as manager of the New York Mets' Brooklyn Cyclones farm team in the short-season Class A New York-Penn League. He replaced former Mets star Edgardo Alfonzo, who was fired after three seasons despite...