Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images

Padres Officially Announce Jayce Tingler as New Manager

Jayce Tingler gets three-year contract with Padres, press conference on Thursday

Braden Surprenant
October 28, 2019 - 10:25 am

The San Diego Padres have officially announced Jayce Tingler as their new manager, with a statement from the front office comming out on Monday morning. The club has reached an agreement with Tingler for a three-year contract to become the 21st manager in francise history.

Tingler, 38, spent last season as the Major League player development field coordinator for the Texas Rangers in his 13th season with the organization.

Tingler will be introduced at a press conference on Thursday at Petco Park at 11am, which will be aired right here on 97.3 The Fan. Jayce Tingler will wear number 32 as the new manager of the San Diego Padres.