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The MLB Daily Dish: MLB trade rumors and news for October 25, 2015

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Kick your day off right with the latest news, rumors, and analysis covering what could, should, and will affect your club's roster.

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The MLB Daily Dish is a new daily feature we're running here at MLBDD and rounds up roster-impacting news, rumors, and analysis. Have feedback or have something that should be shared? Hit us at @mlbdailydish on Twitter.

Happy Sunday, everyone! There is still no baseball today, but we will all make it through yet another day of NFL football. Instead of a real baseball game, we learned Matt Klentak will become the next general manager of the Philadelphia Phillies. Klentak previously served as the Angels assistant GM.

Klentak was one of three finalists to replace Ruben Amaro Jr. in Philadelphia. He joins the group of front office executives who left the Angels front office.

Boston made a notable decision Saturday, opting to hire Amaro Jr. as its first base coach. Ben Buchanan cannot get over how obscure the situation is.

It's hard to put into words just how bizarre this is. When a GM is fired, there's usually a position waiting for them somewhere. Maybe another shot in charge, maybe an assistant role, maybe the director of scouting or some other department.

That position isn't usually on the field. Going from general manager to manager is one thing (ask Dan Jennings), weird in its own right. But swinging all the way from the top of the executive totem pole to the bottom of the coaching one is something else entirely. He's like some 15th century European noble fallen from grace at court and sent into exile to farm his lands.

Here is a list of the important dates for the offseason.

Once the Dodgers and Don Mattingly decided to part ways, he was immediately linked to the Marlins opening. As of Saturday, the Marlins and Mattingly reportedly have "mutual interest."

Kansas City will represent the American League for the second consecutive season. After the Royals' consistent struggles in previous years, some fans did not believe it was real.

New York's starting rotation for the Word Series was announced, and Matt Harvey will be pitching in game one.

After falling to the Mets, the Cubs' president of baseball operations believes it is clear the club needs to add pitching.

Jerry Dipoto opted to hire Scott Servais to manage the Mariners. The move reflects Dipoto's distinct style of thinking.

This Day in Baseball History: In 2005, Mark Buehrle becomes the first pitcher to start and save consecutive World Series games.

Question of The Day: How will Ruben Amaro Jr. perform as Boston's first base coach?

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