Rick Peterson was Barry Zito's pitching coach through the pitcher's best yearsPeterson could help, I suppose. At least as long as he brings Zito's velocity, command, and concentration with him. Oh, and packing along about $100M to defray costs would help too.
in Oakland. Now that Peterson is unemployed, would it not make sense for the
Giants to hire him as a special instructor to work with Zito and help right
There were indications Tuesday that some in the front office have
reached the same conclusion and are considering Peterson, who was canned as Mets
pitching coach early Tuesday morning.
Wednesday, June 18, 2008
Peterson to San Francisco?
The San Francisco Chronicle muses that recently-fired Mets pitching coach Rick Peterson could be brought to the Bay to help out his former pupil, Barry Zito: