A few days ago, the Kansas City T-Bones (American Association) named Kenny Hook as the new field manager for the 2012 season. Previous manager, Tim Doherty, left the organization to join the Boston Red Sox as a coaching assistant:
Hook was the bench coach for the T-Bones last season.
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