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Cubs hire former Phillies coach Craig Driver to complete manager David Ross' coaching staff

Dec 01, 2019 - Chicago Sun-Times
Board and Executive Moves

Driver, 31, is expected to be the Cubs' first base coach and catching coach, with first-base coach Will Venable likely moving to third. The Cubs have hired former Phillies coach Craig Driver to fill the final spot on new manager David Ross' coaching staff for 2020, sources confirmed Sunday.

Driver, 31, becomes the Cubs' new first base coach and catching coach, an area he earned praise for his work with Phillies Gold Glove catcher J.T. Realmuto.

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