Enrique Brito

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Enrique J. Brito

  • Bats Right, Throws Right
  • Height 6' 4", Weight 155 lb.

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Biographical Information[edit]

Enrique Brito played one season in the minors before becoming a coach and manager.

Brito was 2 for 12 with 5 walks and a time hit by pitch in 5 games for the 1979 Elizabethton Twins; at second base, he made one error in 9 tries. Brito was a scout or coach in the Twins farm chain from 1981-1999. He signed German Gonzalez, Rich Garcés and Eduardo Sánchez for the Twins. Enrique was the Latin American supervisor for the St. Louis Cardinals from 2000-2006. In 2007, he became manager of the GCL Cardinals.

Brito has also worked as director of player development for the Tigres de Aragua, helping them acquire Miguel Cabrera among others.

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

Year Team League Record Finish Organization Playoffs
2007 GCL Cardinals Gulf Coast League 24-30 12th St. Louis Cardinals
2008 GCL Cardinals Gulf Coast League 17-38 15th St. Louis Cardinals
2009 VSL Cardinals Venezuelan Summer League 34-35 4th St. Louis Cardinals
2010 Tijuana Cimarrones Golden Baseball League 10-74 10th Independent Leagues

Sources: 2008 Cardinals Media Guide, 1980 Baseball Guide, SABR Minor league database

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