Local roots provide Ben Johnson a perspective of role as Memphis Redbirds manager

Johnson: ‘No pressure’ in following Stubby Clapp and his consecutive PCL titles

By , Daily Memphian Updated: February 13, 2019 11:06 AM CT | Published: February 12, 2019 11:41 AM CT

Genuine Ben: Germantown’s Ben Johnson, new manager of the Memphis Redbirds, says he will be a listen-first leader as he relates to young players


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Don Wade

Don Wade

Don Wade has been a Memphis journalist since 1998 and he has won awards for both his sports and news/feature writing. He is originally from Kansas City and is married with three sons.

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