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Counsell: Not 'right time' to leave Milwaukee
MLB.com Updated Dec 5, 2012
Brewers special assistant Craig Counsell cited family considerations for last week's decision to withdraw his name from consideration for the hitting coach position in Boston. The Red Sox subsequently hired Greg Colbrunn.Share Tweet
Red Sox meet with Hamilton, plan to keep EllsburyMLB.com Dec 5, 2012MLB.com confirmed that general manager Ben Cherington and manager John Farrell did meet with Josh Hamilton in person at some point during the Meetings. In other news, Cherington disputed the notion that he's motivated to trade Jacoby Ellsbury.Share Tweet