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Jim Presley won't be Orioles' hitting coach in 2015; club starts interviews
Jim Presley won't be Orioles' hitting coach in 2015; club starts interviews

For the first time since he took over the Orioles in August 2010, manager Buck Showalter's coaching staff was expected to be set through a winter. Every coach had a contract and no one was leaving for another job. But that has changed, and Showalter is again looking to fill a vacancy. Jim Presley, the Orioles' hitting coach for the previous four seasons, will not be back for 2015, an industry source told The Baltimore Sun on Monday. The Orioles did not officially announce the move, but club executive vice president Dan Duquette confirmed Monday that Presley, whose contract runs through the 2015 season, has been reassigned within the organization. No specifics have been...

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