Cardinals Name Mabry As Hitting Coach, Ilsley Bullpen Coach

St. Louis Cardinals
This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- The St. Louis Cardinals announced the team’s 2013 coaching staff on Monday.  As was hinted at last week, Mark McGwire will not be back as hitting coach next season.  The team has promoted John Mabry, McGwire’s assistant, to Hitting Coach.

Blaise Ilsley, pitching coach the Cardinals Triple-A team in Memphis, has been named Bullpen Coach.

The team has extended offers to Pitching Coach Derek Lilliquist, Bench Coach Mike Aldrete, Third Base Coach Jose Oquendo,  and First Base Coach Chris Maloney to return in their current positions

A successor to Mabry as the team’s Assistant Hitting Coach has not yet been named.

More coverage:  Reports: McGwire Heading To Dodgers

FOX 2 Newsletters

Sign up for a newsletter from FOX 2 to get updates about news and weather. We offer daily headlines, breaking news, severe weather, and forecast emails.


Latest News

More News