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- Bats Left, Throws Right
- Height 6' 2", Weight 208 lb.
- School Fort Scott Community College
- High School Polyvalente Edouard-Montpetit
- Debut September 2, 2003
- Final Game September 27, 2007
- Born January 17, 1978 in Hull, QC CAN
Pete Laforest, also known as Pierre-Luc LaForest did not speak English until after he signed with the Montreal Expos in 1995. In the 2006 Americas qualifier for the 2008 Olympics, Laforest hit .323/.462/.516 with 7 walks in 9 games for Team Canada.
Laforest joined the Capitales de Québec for 2009, joining former big-leaguer Eric Gagné in the provincial capital. He was known there as "Le Bombardier du Stade Municipal" (The Municipal Stadium bomber). In 2013 he was appointed as manager of the re-formed Trois-Rivières Aigles.
Year-By-Year Minor League Managerial Record
|2013||Trois-Rivières Aigles||Can-Am Association||43-56||4th||Independent Leagues|
|2014||Trois-Rivières Aigles||Can-Am Association||37-59||4th||Independent Leagues|
|2015||Trois-Rivières Aigles||Can-Am Association||50-46||4th||Independent Leagues||League Champs|
|2016||Trois-Rivières Aigles||Can-Am Association||13-35||--||Independent Leagues||Replaced by Maxime Poulin on July 11|