Bob Melvin Set to Leave Padres, Become Next San Francisco Giants Manager
Last updated 10/24/2023 at 4pm
San Diego Padres manager Bob Melvin is set to leave the team and become the new manager of the San Francisco Giants, it was reported today. Melvin, who was under contract for one more season in San Diego, is expected to be announced as the Giants' replacement for Gape Kapler, who was fired toward the end of the 2023 season. According to The Athletic, the Giants were recently granted permission by the Padres to interview Melvin for their managerial role, leading to a quick decision to hire the 61-year-old Bay Area native and three-time Manager of the Year.
During Melvin's first year as Pa...