Storm Chasers manager Mike Jirschele promoted to K.C. staff
Mike Jirschele, left, has managed Omaha's Class AAA team for 14 seasons.
Posted: Friday, October 25, 2013 12:00 am
Updated: 7:27 pm, Sun May 18, 2014.
Mike Jirschele’s long road to the major leagues is finally complete.
Jirschele, Omaha’s manager for 14 seasons — including the last 11 — was added to the Kansas City Royals’ coaching staff Friday, completing his 37-season odyssey through the minors that began as an 18-year-old draft pick.
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Friday, October 25, 2013 12:00 am.
Updated: 7:27 pm.