Angels Add Three To Entrance Workplace
By TC Zencka | November 22, 2020 at 5:00pm CDTNew Angels GM Perry Minasian is bringing three of his former co-workers to his new crew. Per the Athletic’s Ken Rosenthal (through Twitter), the Angels will rent Alex Tamin as an assistant GM, Dominic Chiti as a particular assistant, and Rick Williams as a scout. All three have been previously employed by the Braves.
Tamin, Rosenthal notes, was additionally an assistant GM with the Braves, however his transfer to the Angels nonetheless qualifies as a promotion. Minasian, for instance, ranked above Tamin with the Braves, regardless of the pair each holding the title of assistant GM. Minasian was the senior vp of baseball operations and assistant GM, whereas Tamin held the only real title of assistant GM for main league operations. Tamin had beforehand been employed by the Dodgers as their director of baseball operations earlier than transferring to the Braves in December of 2017.He has a stable repute for his work with analytics in participant analysis.
Chiti, in the meantime, was reassigned from his position as director of participant improvement on the finish of the 2019 season, the Athletic’s David O’Brien tweeted on the time. Final season, he served as a scouting particular assistant, presumably a task much like the one he’ll tackle with the Angels.
Rick Williams was the Rays pitching coach from 1998 to 2000, at which level he joined the entrance workplace as a particular assistant to the GM. He spent seven years as a scout for the Yankees and joined the Braves in 2014 as a particular assistant for pitching improvement. Williams, Chiti, and Tamin signify the primary three hires of Minasian as the brand new GM of the Angels.