PHOENIX - Kevin Towers has been fired by the Arizona Diamondbacks.
The Arizona Diamondbacks made the announcement on Twitter on Friday morning.
Tony La Russa announces that #Dbacks will begin to interview candidates for the position of General Manager, effective immediately. (1/3)— Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) September 5, 2014
The Diamondbacks said Towers has been offered a position within the organization, Towers is currently evaluating his options.
— Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) September 5, 2014 >
Towers has been with the diamondbacks since 2010.
Towers was previously the General Manager for the San Diego Padres. There is speculation he could return to San Diego in some role.
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