Mark Budzinski

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Mark Joseph Budzinski

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Biographical Information[edit]

Mark Budzinski played in four games with the 2003 Cincinnati Reds. In 7 big league at bats, he struck out four times. Mark had previously starred in the 2001 Baseball World Cup, hitting .371/.405/.514 as Team USA center fielder. He made the All-Star team for the tournament alongside Chin-Feng Chen and Yoshinobu Takahashi in the outfield. He became a minor league manager with the Lake County Captains in 2014. In 2018, he was added to the coaching staff of the Cleveland Indians. In 2019 he was appointed first base coach of the Toronto Blue Jays.

Year-by-Year Managerial Record[edit]

Year Team League Record Finish Organization Playoffs
2014 Lake County Captains Midwest League 65-74 11th Cleveland Indians Lost League Finals
2015 Lynchburg Hillcats Carolina League 72-68 3rd Cleveland Indians Lost in 1st round
2016 Lynchburg Hillcats Carolina League 84-56 2nd Cleveland Indians Lost League Finals
2017 Akron RubberDucks Eastern League 69-71 6th Cleveland Indians

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