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Jim Presley won't be Orioles' hitting coach in 2015; club interviewing starting today
Jim Presley won't be Orioles' hitting coach in 2015; club interviewing starting today

Jim Presley, the Orioles' hitting coach for the past four seasons, will not be back at the job in 2015, according to an industry source. He has been reassigned, though the specifics of that new job have not been determined. The move apparently revolves around personal issues and not job performance. Presley, 53, remains on the team's payroll. He has a contract that runs through the 2015 season. Presley joined the Orioles before the 2011 season after spending parts of five years as the hitting coach for the Florida Marlins. In 2014, Presley’s hitters were sixth in the American League in runs scored and first in the major leagues in home runs with 211. The Orioles were...

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