The shake-ups are definitely starting to happen with the Houston Astros who are the major league affiliate of the Lexington Legends.
The Astros announced on Monday that Cecil Cooper, who has been with the team as manager since August 2007 was being let go. During his time as top man in Houston, the Astros have have had a so-so reign going 171-170. The Astros actually had 13 games left in the 2009 season but management felt the move was needed now. Dave Clark, has been tapped as interim manager to finish out the rest of the season.
Make sure to keep checking the blog to find out all the new developments with this story.
Good ole SuperMario is hitting the road to New Orleans in about a week for the 2009 MiLB Promotional Seminar. It takes place September 30th-October 3rd…teams from all over the nation will convene down in the Big Easy to share promotional ideas and good fun things that worked at different teams from every level. I’ll be blogging and sharing pictures from down in those parts…so make you check out the HOTTEST blog as it hits the road to New Orleans.
Luckilly, we happen to be finalists for the 2009 MiLB Best In-Game Promotion for Media Mogul Madness. That’s where we had media peeps from television and radio serve as our Legends Guest PA announcer during an 8-game homestand in July. Keep those fingers and toes crossed FO SHO as we look to hit a HOME RUN and bring home the award back to Lexington.
but do keep checking back..
but until next time..
keep it SUPER fans.