This morning, the Reds announced that Dusty Baker is out as Reds managers after six seasons. It was ostensibly a "mutual" decision, but no one bought that. Now Baker gets to tell his side of the story, and if you believe him, he threw himself on his sword to save his hitting coach.
Walt Jocketty is the new general manager of the Cincinnati Reds. As if those Dusty Baker-Tony La Russa battles needed any extra oomph. [MLB.com]