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WBC Q&A: Rick Magnante, Part 2

Magnante's team earned S. Africa's first WBC win.

When Rick Magnante isn't busy developing future major leaguers for the Oakland A's, he is hard at work building a foundation for baseball in South Africa. Since 2006, Magnante has been the manager of South Africa's national team. South Africa is more...

To view the first part of this interview, please click here. Rick Magnante's day job is as a minor league manager and scout in the Oakland A's organization. He has been the A's short-season affiliate manager since 2006, skippering the Vancouver Canadians squad from 2006-2010 and the Vermont Lake Monsters the past two seasons. During the off-season, Magnante has been wearing a different green-and... Recommended Stories