Bob Herold

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Robert Roxley Herold

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Biographical Information[edit]

Bob Herold played seven professional seasons in the Kansas City Royals organization, the Mexican Leagues and in Colombia, South America **.

Herold played in 1971 for the Kingsport Royals at first base, hitting .258/~.320/.444 in 66 games. His 8 home runs tied for second in the Appalachian League, two behind leader Terry Whitfield. It is his only documented seasons in the US or Mexico.

Herold was an assistant coach at the University of Louisville in 1974, Nebraska-Omaha from 1975 to 1978 and Creighton University in 1985-1987. He was the hitting coach for the GCL Royals in 1987-1990, Omaha Royals in 1992, and Omaha Golden Spikes in 1999.

In 2000 Herold became the head coach at his alma mater. He was fired at the end of the 2016 season after 527 wins and five league titles.

** According to his UNO bio

Year-by-Year Managerial Record[edit]

Year Team League Record Finish Organization Playoffs
1991 GCL Royals Gulf Coast League 31-29 5th Kansas City Royals
1993 GCL Royals Gulf Coast League 29-30 10th Kansas City Royals
1994 GCL Royals Gulf Coast League 47-12 1st Kansas City Royals Lost League Finals
1995 GCL Royals Gulf Coast League 37-20 3rd Kansas City Royals League Champs
1996 Spokane Indians Northwest League 37-39 5th Kansas City Royals
1997 Lansing Lugnuts Midwest League 69-68 7th Kansas City Royals League Champs
1998 Lansing Lugnuts Midwest League 71-69 8th (t) Kansas City Royals
2017 GCL Pirates Gulf Coast League 26-34 15th Pittsburgh Pirates

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