Lynn Jones

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Lynn Morris Jones

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Biographical Information[edit]

After his playing days, Lynn Jones was first base coach for the Kansas City Royals in 1991 and 1992. He then managed in the Florida Marlins system for seven years, and became the Marlins first base coach in 2001 then moved to the Atlanta Braves farm system for a year as a manager.

Jones was the Boston Red Sox minor league outfield/baserunning instructor in 2003 and managed the Lowell Spinners for 8 games at the end of the year, then coached for the big league Red Sox in 2004 and 2005, winning a World Series ring the first of these two years. He was the minor league outfield/baserunning instructor for the Cincinnati Reds in 2006-2007 and held the same position for the Atlanta Braves in 2008-2010.

Jones returned to his alma mater as an assistant coach in 2013.

He is the brother of Darryl Jones.

Notable Achievement[edit]

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

Year Team League Record Finish Organization Playoffs Notes
1993 Elmira Pioneers New York-Penn League 31-44 12th Florida Marlins
1994 Kane County Cougars Midwest League 71-68 7th Florida Marlins
1995 Kane County Cougars Midwest League 69-69 7th Florida Marlins Lost in 1st round
1996 Kane County Cougars Midwest League 65-68 9th Florida Marlins
1997 Kane County Cougars Midwest League 70-68 5th Florida Marlins Lost League Finals
1998 Portland Sea Dogs Eastern League 66-75 7th Florida Marlins
1999 Calgary Cannons Pacific Coast League 57-82 15th Florida Marlins
2000 Calgary Cannons Pacific Coast League 60-82 14th Florida Marlins
2002 Macon Braves South Atlantic League 66-74 10th (t) Atlanta Braves
2003 Lowell Spinners New York-Penn League 3-5 6th Boston Red Sox replaced Jon Deeble (36-30) on August 27

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