Marcus Jensen

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Marcus Christian Jensen

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Biographical Information[edit]

Marcus Jensen won an Olympic gold medal for the United States in the 2000 Sydney Olympics. In the 1999 Pan American Games, he had played a key role in helping the US qualify for the Olympics by hitting .300 with a team-high 3 home runs and 9 RBI. He scored the winning run in the 10-inning game against Mexico that clinched the Olympic berth for the Americans. In the Gold Medal game against Cuba, he drove in Milton Bradley with the US's only run off Jose Contreras.

In 2015, he was named catching coach and assistant hitting coach of the Oakland Athletics. He had been the team's minor league batting instructor in 2014, after serving as hitting coach of the AZL Athletics in 2007 and 2008 and managing the team from 2009 to 2013. In 2018, he moved to bullpen coach with the Athletics.

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

Year Team League Record Finish Organization Playoffs
2009 AZL Athletics Arizona League 22-34 10th Oakland Athletics
2010 AZL Athletics Arizona League 30-26 6th Oakland Athletics
2011 AZL Athletics Arizona League 27-29 8th Oakland Athletics
2012 AZL Athletics Arizona League 37-17 1st Oakland Athletics Lost League Finals
2013 AZL Athletics Arizona League 25-30 9th Oakland Athletics

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