pitching coach

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an assistant baseball coach in charge of pitchers

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Duncan, 72, the Sox pitching coach from 1983-86, is not expected to be hands-on during spring training -- manager Rick Renteria wasn't certain that Duncan would be in camp -- but he will review and evaluate video of pitchers and pitching prospects and give his feedback.
Horton has not had a full-time pitching coach since Andrew Checketts left to become head coach at UC Santa Barbara in 2011.
COLORADO ROCKIES -- Named Duane Espy hitting coordinator, Darryl Scott pitching coach for Albuquerque (PCL), Jerry Weinstein supervisor, Fred Ocasio manager and Drew Saylor hitting coach for Modesto (Cal), Warren Schaeffer manager for Asheville (SAL), Steve Merriman pitching coach and Jeff Salazar hitting coach for New Britain (EL), Fred Nelson supervisor, Frank Gonzales manager, Brandon Emanuel pitching coach and Andy Gonzalez hitting coach for Boise (NWL).
Currently the pitching coach at Spokane Falls Community College, Proszek has coached with the AppleSox since 2013.
John Valentin will remain with the Lookouts as the hitting coach and Danny Darwin will serve as pitching coach after two seasons in the same position with Single-A Great Lakes.
Ruhle's unexpected absence created a domino effect in the organization, in which bullpen coach Tom Hume became the pitching coach, Triple-A Louisville pitching coach Lee Tunnell became the big-league bullpen coach, and Single-A Sarasota pitching coach and former Dodgers pitcher Ted Power went to Triple-A.
Coach Sherman, his pitching coach (Greg Mamula), and I had some useful conversation about the details of the study, but what really hit me was a comment he made near the end of my visit: "To me what's really important is being able to identify and get a pitcher to repeat his unique timing pattern.
Former Charlotte pitching coach Richard Dotson shifted to minor-league pitching coordinator and Fremd High School product Mike Gellinger was promoted to hitting coordinator.
Rajsich was the Ems' pitching coach in 2003-04 before spending the last three seasons with other Padres affiliates.
Wilson is probably one of the most heads-up shortstops I have ever seen play," said Ken Howell, the pitching coach for the Dodgers' Triple-A Las Vegas affiliate, where Valdez had the best season of his professional career last summer.
STATE, WE STILL call it "Shuler's Law" in honor of the coach who framed it when he was the pitching coach and who is still observing its principles at Consumnes River College in Northern California.
The kids will receive tips in all facets of the game, including hitting, fielding, pitching and running the bases from San Diego Padres first-base coach Davey Lopes, bullpen coach Darrel Akerfelds, hitting instructor Dave Magadan, pitching coach Darren Balsley, third-base coach Rob Picciolo and bench coach Tony Muser.
Farrell did a press conference before Monday's workout and some of the questions focused on his prior experience as a pitcher, then a pitching coach, and how unusual that career path is for a manager.
As he did so, he was surrounded by no fewer than five coaches, including Dodgers pitching coach Rick Honeycutt and bullpen coach Dan Warthen.
But the first thing I'd do as a pitching coach is train the pitchers the year 'round, get them to throw the basic pitches to the best of their ability.