New Cubs manager Don Baylor

New Cubs manager Don Baylor

CHI99110101- 01 NOVEMBER 1999 - CHICAGO, ILLINOIS, USA: The Chicago Cubs announce November l at Wrigley Field that they have named the 46th manager in club history. Don Baylor, 50, talks to the news media following the announcement by Vice President and general manager Ed Lynch. Baylor spent the 1999 season as the hitting coach for the National League champion Atlanta Braves. Prior to his season with Atlanta, he served as the first manager in Colorado Rockies history. Baylor was the manager of the Rockies from October 1992 through the end of the 1998 season. raf/ Ray Foli UPI