Nelson Rood

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Nelson Wiley Rood

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Biographical Information[edit]

Shortstop Nelson Rood was drafted by the Houston Astros in the 13th round of the 1983 amateur draft. He played in the minor leagues from 1983-1990 , playing exclusively at AAA after 1985. He never hit for much power, with 3 career home runs.

Rood managed the AZL Giants in 1991 and was a coach for the Clinton Giants in 1992.

Rood later scouted for the Houston Astros and Tampa Bay Devil Rays.

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

Year Team League Record Finish Organization Playoffs
1991 AZL Giants Arizona League 14-46 7th San Francisco Giants