Greg Colbrunn


Moving quickly to fill the one vacancy on their major league coaching staff, the Red Sox Sunday hired Chili Davis as their hitting coach, a baseball source confirmed.


With a vacancy to fill on their coaching staff, the Red Sox have begun to assemble a list of potential candidates to serve as the team's new hitting instructor.


In a move that comes as not much of a surprise, the Red Sox and hitting coach Greg Colbrunn are parting ways.


The makeup of the Red Sox 2015 coaching staff is still unknown, with both GM Ben Cherington and manager John Farrell passing up opportunities to say that all seven coaches will return.

BOSTON -- Red Sox hitting coach Greg Colbrunn returned to the Red Sox on Monday after nearly a month away from the team since suffering a subarachnoid brain hemorrhage on June 4.