posted on Jun, 21 2005 @ 11:29 AM
CINCINNATI (AP) -- The last-place Cincinnati Reds fired manager Dave Miley on Tuesday and promoted bench coach Jerry Narron to take over on an interim
basis for the rest of the season.
Pitching coach Don Gullett also was fired. Vern Ruhle will handle the job for the remainder of the season.
At 27-43, the Reds were 18 1/2 games behind St. Louis in the NL Central. Cincinnati lost 6-1 at home to St. Louis on Monday night in Miley's last