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Raul Ibanez is one of the people being considered for the Rays manager job

Raul Ibanez Angels
Two years ago Jason Giambi was considered for the Rockies manager job even though he was -- and still is -- an active player. Now another active player is on the list of candidates for the Rays job:

#Rays prelim list manager candidates: Dave Martinez Charlie Montoyo Manny Acta Ron Wotus Don Wakamatsu Raul Ibanez Craig Counsell Kevin Cash

— Marc Topkin (@TBTimes_Rays) November 6, 2014

Raul Ibanez played 90 games between the Angels and the Royals last year. Unfortunately for him, it appeared a though his age finally caught up with him. He traveled with the Royals through the playoffs but was not on the roster.

He has been talked about possibly being a manager one day. Or a broadcaster. Last week it was reported that the Yankees were considering him for a coaching job. Any way you slice it, the next phase of his career is about to begin.

Maybe as the Rays manager.