Andre Dawson Named Special Assistant
The Florida Marlins announced Wednesday they have hired Andre Dawson as Special Assistant to the General Manager. Dawson’s responsibilities will include on-field work while the Marlins are at home, assisting manager John Boles and the Florida coaching staff. While the Marlins are on the road, Dawson will be involved with the club’s activities in the community, conducting baseball clinics and representing the club in various events. Dawson will also assist the general manager by participating in baseball and organizational meetings.