Fran Riordan

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Francis Peter Riordan

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Biographical Information[edit]

Fran Riordan was an independent league OF-1B from 1997-2003. He became a player-manager in 2000 and continued as a manager after his playing days ended. Riordan was scheduled to manage the Las Vegas Aviators in 2020 before the season was cancelled due to Covid-19.

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

Year Team League Record Finish Organization Playoffs Notes
2000 Dubois County Dragons Frontier League 13-19 -- Independent Leagues replaced by Tim Wallace
2001 Richmond Roosters Frontier League 49-35 2nd Independent Leagues League Champs
2002 Richmond Roosters Frontier League 53-31 2nd Independent Leagues League Champs
2004 Kalamazoo Kings Frontier League 51-47 7th Independent Leagues
2005 Kalamazoo Kings Frontier League 53-43 4th Independent Leagues League Champs
2006 Kalamazoo Kings Frontier League 47-49 5th Independent Leagues
2007 Kalamazoo Kings Frontier League 51-45 5th Independent Leagues
2008 Kalamazoo Kings Frontier League 60-36 1st (t) Independent Leagues Lost League Finals
2009 Kalamazoo Kings Frontier League 58-38 1st Independent Leagues Lost in 1st round
2010 Lake County Fielders Northern League 41-59 7th (t) Independent Leagues
2011 Florence Freedom Frontier League 39-57 10th (t) Independent Leagues
2012 Florence Freedom Frontier League 57-39 2nd (t) Independent Leagues Lost League Finals
2013 Florence Freedom Frontier League 53-43 4th (t) Independent Leagues Lost in 1st round
2014 Florence Freedom Frontier League 41-55 9th Independent Leagues
2015 Beloit Snappers Midwest League 55-84 14th Oakland A's
2016 Beloit Snappers Midwest League 59-80 15th Oakland A's
2017 Midland Rockhounds Texas League 67-71 4th (t) Oakland A's League Champs
2018 Nashville Sounds Pacific Coast League 72-68 6th Oakland A's
2019 Las Vegas Aviators Pacific Coast League 83-57 2nd Oakland A's Lost in 1st round
2021 Las Vegas Aviators Triple-A West Oakland A's

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