Capital City Bombers

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The Capital City Bombers began play in the South Atlantic League in 1993 when the Columbia Mets changed their name. In 1998, they captured the league title. In 2005, the team relocated to Greenville, South Carolina and became known as the Greenville Bombers.

Year-by-Year Record[edit]

Year Record Finish Manager Playoffs Hitting coach Pitching coach
1993 64-77 10th Ron Washington Dave Jorn
1994 59-76 12th Ron Washington John Gibbons Dave Jorn
1995 72-68 8th Howard Freiling
1996 82-57 2nd Howard Freiling Lost in 1st round
1997 77-63 3rd Doug Mansolino (11-13) / John Stephenson (66-50) Lost in 1st round Juan Lopez Buzz Capra
1998 90-51 1st Doug Davis League Champs Juan Lopez Buzz Capra
1999 83-58 2nd Dave Engle Lost in 2nd round Luis Natera
2000 56-81 12th (t) John Stephenson Donovan Mitchell
2001 62-73 11th Ken Oberkfell Juan Lopez Doug Simons
2002 75-64 6th Tony Tijerina Lost in 1st round John Stephenson Lyle Yates
2003 73-65 7th Tony Tijerina Donovan Mitchell Blaine Beatty
2004 89-47 1st Jack Lind Lost League Finals Dave Hollins Blaine Beatty