Renteria has interviewed with the Mariners and the Cubs for their open manager positions.

San Diego Padres bench coach Rick Renteria interviewed with Seattle Mariners general manager Jeff Zduriencik about the open Mariners manager position reports Greg Johns of

Renteria has been on the Padres major league staff for six seasons including three seasons as the bench coach. He has been in the Padres organization since 2003 managing the club's Single-A team for four seasons and the Triple-A team for one.