Jim Shellenback

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James Philip Shellenback

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Biographical Information[edit]

The nephew of Frank Shellenback, Jim Shellenback has been working in the Minnesota Twins organization since 1978. He was the team's pitching coach in 1983. Since then, he has been a manager and coach in their farm system. He was a coach for the Toledo Mud Hens in 1984-1985, Orlando Twins in 1987, and Portland Beavers in 1988-1989. He managed Portland in 1990, then coached the Orlando Sun Rays in 1991-1992 [1], Fort Myers Miracle in 1993 and Elizabethton Twins in 1994-2014.

Further Reading[edit]

  • Paul Geisler: "Jim Shellenback", in Steve West and Bill Nowlin, eds.: The Team That Couldn't Hit: The 1972 Texas Rangers, SABR, Phoenix, AZ, 2019, pp. 211-215. ISBN 978-1-943816-93-4

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