Padres extend contract of manager Andy Green

From ESPN - August 13, 2017

The San Diego Padres have extended the contract of second-year manager Andy Green, the team announced Sunday.

Terms were not disclosed, but according to multiple reports, Green received a three-year extension, putting him under contract with the Padres through the 2021 season.

"Throughout the past two seasons, Andy has consistently proven to us his leadership abilities and strong character," vice president/general manager A.J. Preller said in a statement. "Andy's knowledge of the game and passion for his players has earned him respect in the clubhouse and throughout the organization. As we continue to build a system that produces winning baseball from top to bottom, I am confident that Andy provides the leadership and stability needed to deliver a championship to San Diego."


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