pitching coach


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Noun1.pitching coach - an assistant baseball coach in charge of pitcherspitching coach - an assistant baseball coach in charge of pitchers
baseball, baseball game - a ball game played with a bat and ball between two teams of nine players; teams take turns at bat trying to score runs; "he played baseball in high school"; "there was a baseball game on every empty lot"; "there was a desire for National League ball in the area"; "play ball!"
baseball coach, baseball manager - a coach of baseball players
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La Russa managed the Sox's 1983 AL West champion, with Duncan as his pitching coach.
After working primarily with pitchers for the past five years, Horton filled the opening left from the departure of assistant Mark Wasikowski by hiring pitching coach Jason Dietrich from Cal State Fullerton.
BOSTON RED SOX -- Named Rich Gedman hitting coach and Bob Kipper pitching coach for Pawtucket (IL), Kevin Walker pitching coach and Dave Joppie hitting coach for Portland (EL), Paul Abbott pitching coach and Jon Nunnally hitting coach for Salem (Carolina), Walter Miranda pitching coach for Greenville (SAL), Lance Carter pitching coach and Iggy Suarez hitting coach for Lowell (NYP) and Junior Zamora hitting coach for the Red Sox (GCL).
AppleSox Pitching Coach AJ Proszek is the AppleSox franchise's third head coach, replacing Ed Knaggs, who announced his retirement at the end of the season.
Triple-A Pacific Coast League Manager of the Year and Baseball America 's "Best Manager Prospect" Tim Wallach returns with his staff of Hitting Coach John Moses and Pitching Coach Jim Slaton that guided the Isotopes to an American Southern Division title and set an Albuquerque franchise mark with 80 victories.
When the Reds were undergoing routine physicals at the start of spring training, pitching coach Vern Ruhle had been found to have multiple myeloma.
After six years as a baseball pitching coach, I made the transition to pitching researcher by attending a graduate school in biomechanics.
95) provides a detailed, in-depth analysis of pitching injuries and how to prevent them, based on pitching coach Tom House's professional experience.
After the 2016 season, Chris Getz rejoined the White Sox as director of player development, Mark Grudzielanek was hired as Class AAA Charlotte manager and Steve McCatty took over as Charlotte's pitching coach.
OAKLAND -- Named Garvin Alston minor league pitching coordinator; Greg Sparks minor league hitting coordinator; Juan Navarrette minor league defensive, base running and bunting coordinator; Craig Lefferts minor league rehab pitching coordinator; Aaron Nieckula minor league field coordinator and manager of Vermont (NY-Penn); Don Schulze pitching coach and Webster Garrison hitting coach for Nashville (PCL); Ryan Christenson manager John Wasdin pitching coach and Eric Martins hitting coach for Midland (Texas); Rick Magnante manager and Rick Rodriguez pitching coach for Stockton (Cal); Fran Riordan manager and Steve Connelly pitching coach for Beloit (MWL); Carlos Chavez pitching coach at Vermont; and Ariel Prieto pitching coach for the A's (Arizona).
Dave Rajsich returns as Eugene's pitching coach after a couple of seasons away, while Darrell Sherman will make his coaching debut as Eugene's hitting instructor.