"I remember saying, ‘I think he's going to be a big league manager,’ " Cornelius said. "Dennis had the same thought. He said, 'I told him that when I worked with him in the fall league. I told Brandon, ‘You're going to manage in the big leagues some day.' I think that once you're around him, work with him, see how he goes about his business, and how he applies it as he runs a ballgame, I think you come away impressed."