Carlos Alfonso

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Carlos A. Alfonso

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Biographical Information[edit]

Carlos Alfonso played in the Houston Astros organization from 1968 to 1975 and in the Cincinnati Reds organization in 1976. He was originally a third baseman in his first professional season, however from 1969 on he was a pitcher (although in 1970 he spent a few games at second base). He spent from 1972 to 1976 at the AAA level. Overall, he went 39-35 with a 3.71 ERA in 234 appearances as a pitcher (101 starts).

Save for the years he managed, he was a coach in the Astros' system from 1977 to 1986.

He was a coach with the San Francisco Giants in 1992 and again was a member of the team's staff from 1997 to 1999. In 1995, he was the Giants' coordinator of Latin America operations. From 2000 to 2005, he served as their administrative coach. In 2006, Alfonso was named the Tampa Bay Devil Rays director of international operations. In 2014, he moved to the Houston Astros and signed Humberto Castellanos.

He managed 7 years in the minors.

He primarily wore number 17.

Year-By-Year Minor League Managerial Record[edit]

Year Team League Record Finish Organization Playoffs
1979 Daytona Beach Astros Florida State League 56-80 9th Houston Astros
1980 Daytona Beach Astros Florida State League 86-51 1st Houston Astros Lost in 1st round
1981 Daytona Beach Astros Florida State League 68-67 6th Houston Astros League Champs
1985 Columbus Astros Southern League 79-65 2nd Houston Astros
1986 Tucson Toros Pacific Coast League 71-72 5th Houston Astros
1993 Phoenix Firebirds Pacific Coast League 64-79 9th San Francisco Giants
1994 Phoenix Firebirds Pacific Coast League 70-72 7th San Francisco Giants

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