Tag: Danny Desrochers

Scott Dummler Named GM of the Year for 2018

Long-time Nevada Speeders General Manager Scott Dummler was voted the top GM of 2018 by his peers, it was announced today.

Dummler led the Speeders to their first playoff appearance since 2011, and giving them their best win-percentage finish since 2009.

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Episode #17 (2018): All-Star Game Preview Special Edition

Our commissioner hosts the All-Star Game Preview special, where we recap the ballot selections for the 2018 Bull League All-Star Game (2:30) … This Week in History looks back at the 2017 Midsummer Classic in Ohio (49:45) … This year’s host venue for the All-Star Game is Calgary’s Inferno Park, which received some recent renovations and should look like in time for the game’s Twitch stream (52:20) … Our league Twitch stream is the place to watch the game (55:23) … We check out the league standings at the end of the first half and find Minneapolis and Nevada on top (56:12).

Metros Manager Pettis Walks

Montreal Metros GM Danny Desrochers has only been on the job for a day, but he has already sent manager Nick Pettis packing. The firing was announced today, and the team named Scott Stutter as his replacement at the same time.

Pettis had only been hired recently, after the departure of Michael Smith, the previous GM/Manager for the club. He had barely gotten his feet wet with spring training games before the change was announced. Continue reading “Metros Manager Pettis Walks”