Robert Chauncey Ralston
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 5' 10", Weight 165 lb.
- School Chabot College, University of Arizona
- High School Moreau Catholic High School
Infielder Bob Ralston was drafted in the 6th round of the 1984 amateur draft by the Minnesota Twins. He played in the Twins chain from 1984 to 1989 spending 1984-1985 and 1987 at AA and 1986 and 1988-1989 in AAA. Ralston finished up with a season at AA for the Oakland A's in 1990. Even though he played 7 seven seasons in AA and AAA without playing lower, he never made the majors.
Ralston was an assistant coach at University of California in 1990-1991 and Diablo Valley College in 1992-1994. He was the head coach at St. Patrick-St. Vincent High School in 1995-1998 and Clayton Valley High School in 1999-2006, Diablo Valley College in 2007-2008 , and Clayton Valley High again in 2009-2011. He was named head coach at California State University, East Bay for 2012. He stepped down at the end of 2016 with a 134-114 record, the first coach in school history to finish with a winning record. He set a school record with 33 wins his final year.
Year-By-Year Minor League Managerial Record
|1997||Williamsport Cubs||New York-Penn League||29-46||12th||Chicago Cubs|
|1998||Williamsport Cubs||New York-Penn League||39-36||6th||Chicago Cubs|
|1999||Eugene Emeralds||Northwest League||29-47||8th||Chicago Cubs|