The Houston Astros have named Jamie Quirk their new bullpen coach, according to senior director of digital media Alyson Footer. Quirk was the bench coach for the Colorado Rockies from 2003-08 before joining the Cincinnati Reds last season as a scout. ôJamie has a wealth of experience and comes highly recommended,ö Astros general manager Ed Wade told Footer on Wednesday, Nov. 4. ôHe had a long playing career and spent 15 seasons as a Major League coach. HeÆs another solid addition to our staff.ö New skipper Brad Mills is excited about the latest hire as well, with Quirk also having experience with the Kansas City Royals and the Texas Rangers. ôIÆm excited to add such an experienced and knowledgeable coach like Jamie,ö Mills told MLB.comÆs Joe Frisaro. ôHeÆll bring a lot to our cl ...
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