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William Kiernan Haywood
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 6' 3", Weight 205 lb.
- School University of North Carolina, University of North Carolina at Wilmington
- Debut July 28, 1968
- Final Game September 11, 1968
- Born April 21, 1937 in Colon, Colon, Panama
Bill Haywood was the coach at Western Carolina University from 1969 to 1981. He was named assistant director of player development for the Seattle Mariners in 1982. He later coached Georgia Southwestern State University until 2000.
Haywood was a player/coach for the Burlington Senators in 1969. When Buddy Hicks returned home, Haywood was the interim manager until minor league pitching coach Bert Thiel arrived. Thiel eventually returned to his coaching post and Haywood resumed the managerial reins.
Year-by-Year Managerial Record
|1969||Burlington Senators||Carolina League||1-1
|6th||Washington Senators||Lost League Finals||replaced Buddy Hicks May 23|
replaced by Bert Thiel May 27
replaced Bert Thiel June 11.
|1970||Geneva Senators||New York-Penn League||33-35||5th||Washington Senators||none|
|1971||Anderson Senators||Western Carolinas League||4th||Washington Senators||none||replaced Frank Gable June 4|
|1972||Geneva Senators||New York-Penn League||30-40||5th||Washington Senators||none|
|1973||GCL Rangers||Gulf Coast League||41-15||1st||Texas Rangers||none League Champs|
|1974||GCL Rangers||Gulf Coast League||32-30||3rd||Texas Rangers||none|
|1983||Chattanooga Lookouts||Southern League||48-43||5th||Seattle Mariners||replaced Mickey Bowers (20-32) on May 30|