The Diamondbacks’ last GM wanted his pitchers to intimidate opposing batters. The man who may be their next GM can show them how:
The #Dbacks officially offered their GM job to Dave Stewart, but contract terms still have not been reached,.
— Bob Nightengale (@BNightengale) September 24, 2014
Stewart has run his own sports agency for a number of years, representing Matt Kemp most famously. Before that he was the assistant GM for the Blue Jays and a pitching coach for three different teams.
As a player he was Tony La Russa’s ace with the Oakland A’s. Now, assuming the sides can come to terms, he’ll be working for Tony La Russa once again.