In case you missed the major news bit, Rick Honeycutt retired as Los Angeles Dodgers pitching coach as soon as the season ended. Furthermore, Mark Prior will make the easy transition to head up the Dodgers’ staff in 2020.
Missing Rick Honeycutt already….. pic.twitter.com/LCn9Uugi4H
— Nice Vintage Pickings (@NicePickings) December 12, 2019
While it’s a huge loss for the Dodgers in terms of a guy who has had a long and prominent run, the news with Honeycutt doesn’t quite end there.
Per a press release from WDEF.com, Honeycutt will be honored in January at a Toast of Champions event in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
Here is a snippet with the details.
LA Dodgers’ Rick Honeycutt will be the honoree for the Classic 150’s Toast of Champions. Among the first to be announced as a speaker will be former MLB pitcher and broadcaster…