* The Cincinnati Reds announced Thursday, they are replacing manager Bryan Price and pitching coach Mack Jenkins. Effective immediately, bench coach Jim Riggleman will serve as the interim manager, Class AAA Louisville manager Pat Kelly will be promoted to serve as interim bench coach, and Class AA Pensacola pitching coach Danny Darwin will join the Reds’ Major League staff as a pitching coach. Cincinnati is off to a 3-15 start after dropping 10 of its past 11 games, including a loss to the Milwaukee Brewers on Wednesday (2-0). Bryan Price joined the Reds as pitching coach before the 2010 season and was promoted to manager in 2014, replacing Dusty Baker. Price had a 279-387 (.419) record as manager.
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Jim Riggleman managed in all or parts of 12 Major League seasons with the San Diego Padres, Chicago Cubs, Seattle Mariners and Washington Nationals. The Reds will conduct a thorough managerial search for a permanent replacement later in the year.
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