Bobby Brown (minors04)

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Robert Brown

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Biographical Information[edit]

Bobby Brown is a longtime player and manager, primarily in the independent leagues.

An outfielder, Brown played college ball at the University of Oklahoma, hitting .362 for the squad that reached the 1995 College World Series, and being named All-Big Eight Conference the following year. Undrafted, he played briefly in the Kansas City Royals organization, going 1-for-17 in 14 games for the Spokane Indians in 1997. He then played in the independent leagues through 2005, most notably spending parts of six seasons in the Northern League.

Following his playing days, Brown was an assistant coach at Allan Hancock College for three years. In 2010, he managed the Las Cruces Vaqueros of the Continental Baseball League. He then moved on to the North American League, serving as hitting coach of the San Angelo Colts in 2011 and manager of the Abilene Prairie Dogs in 2012. In 2013, he became skipper of the Amarillo Sox of the American Association.

Year-by-Year Managerial Record[edit]

Year Team League Record Finish Affiliation Playoffs
2010 Las Cruces Vaqueros Continental Baseball League 32-15 1st (t) Independent Leagues
2012 Abilene Prairie Dogs North American League 36-53 5th Independent Leagues
2013 Amarillo Sox American Association 52-48 7th Independent Leagues
2014 Amarillo Sox American Association 37-62 11th Independent Leagues
2015 Amarillo Thunderheads American Association 45-55 8th (t) Independent Leagues
2016 Lincoln Saltdogs American Association 52-48 6th Independent Leagues
2017 Lincoln Saltdogs American Association 58-41 3rd Independent Leagues Lost in 1st round
2018 Lincoln Saltdogs American Association 51-48 5th (t) Independent Leagues
2019 Lincoln Saltdogs American Association 40-59 6th (t) Independent Leagues
2022 Ottawa Titans Frontier League 58-38 3rd Independent League Lost in 1st round
2023 Ottawa Titans Frontier League Independent League

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