Discussion

Diamondbacks hire Stottlemyre to work with pitchers

Updated: February 5, 2007, 10:35 PM ET
Associated Press

PHOENIX -- Mel Stottlemyre will join the Arizona Diamondbacks as a special instructor in spring training and will work with the club's pitchers during the season, the team announced Monday.

Stottlemyre, 65, spent 26 seasons as a major league coach, including 11 as the New York Yankees' pitching coach. He had a 164-139 record with a 2.97 ERA in 360 games, all with the Yankees.

His son, Mel Stottlemyre Jr., is the Diamondbacks' minor league pitching coordinator.



Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

MORE MLB HEADLINES