Kanekoa Texeira is at the helm for the Gwinnett Stripers to replace Matt Tuiasosopo, who was promoted to the major league coaching staff. 37-year-old Texeira previously managed the Rome and Mississippi Braves.
Angel Flores, previously the manager of the Rome Braves, will take over as manager for Double-A Mississippi. The high-A affiliate, recently dubbed the Rome Emperors, will be managed by Cody Gabella. The Augusta GreenJackets, the low-A affiliate, will be managed by rookie manager Winston Sawyer. The FCL and DSL Braves will stick with the same managers for the upcoming season.
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