Report: Red Sox hire hitting coach

The Sports Xchange
The SportsXchange


The Boston Red Sox selected former major-league player Greg Colbrunn as their hitting coach.
Colbrunn has chosen over Red Sox minor-league hitting coordinator Victor Rodriguez, former Arizona Diamondbacks hitting coach Rich Schu and Atlanta Braves assistatn hitting coach Scott Fletcher, The Boston Globe reported. He spent the past three years in the New York Yankees' minor-league system.
Dave Magadan left the Red Sox after last season to become the hitting coach for the Texas Rangers.