Scott Servais emerges as front-runner to

Scott Servais emerges as front-runner to

Mariners general managerJerry Dipoto'ssearch for the team's next manager has settled on two of his former Angels front office staffers, according to multiple reports. Question is: Who will it be?

Tim Bogar, who worked as a special a sistantunder Dipoto last JuJu Smith-Schuster Jerseys season before Dipoto was fired from Los Angeles, has long been considered the popular choice to replace the fired Lloyd McClendon. Butcurrent Angels a sistant general managerScott Servaisrecently has emerged as a "strong front-runner Terry Bradshaw Jerseys " for the job, .


USA Today Sports both Bogar and Servaisare expected to take a job with the Mariners one as manager, the other as bench coach.

Servais, a former catcher for the Astros, Cubs, Rockies and Giants, had worked under Dipoto since 2011 when both were hired by the Angels. When the Angelsfired Dipoto Isaiahh Loudermilk Jerseys this season, Servais, who has no managerial experience,interviewed to become his replacement before the team hiredBilly Eppler.

Bogar'seight-yearplaying career ended in 2001 after stints with the Mets, Astros and Dodgers. He served Devin Bush T Shirts as interim manager for the Rangers in 2014 after Texasfired Ron Washington midseason. The Rangers went 14-8 under Bogar, who joined Dipoto's staff after the season.

Dipoto reportedly first offered the Mariners' managerial position toformer Red Sox catcher and team captain Jason Varitek, .


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