Rodney Linares

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  • Bats Right, Throws Right
  • Height 5' 11", Weight 180 lb.

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Biographical Information[edit]

Infielder Rodney Linares was signed as an undrafted free-agent and played two seasons of minor league ball (1997-1998) in the Detroit Tigers and Houston Astros chains.

Linares was a coach for the Lexington Legends in 2005-2006 after spending six seasons (1999-2004) with the Astros' Dominican Republic operations as a scout and hitting coach. In 2019, he was appointed third base coach of the Tampa Bay Rays. In 2023, he was promoted to bench coach.

Linares' father Julio Linares has been with the Houston Astros organization since 1973. His brother Amaury Linares has coached for the Astros in the Dominican Republic.

Year-by-Year Managerial Record[edit]

Year Team League Record Finish Organization Playoffs
2007 Greeneville Astros Appalachian League 17-51 9th Houston Astros
2008 Greeneville Astros Appalachian League 30-36 7th Houston Astros
2009 Greeneville Astros Appalachian League 27-40 9th Houston Astros
2010 Lexington Legends South Atlantic League 71-68 6th Houston Astros
2011 Lexington Legends South Atlantic League 59-79 12th Houston Astros
2012 Lancaster JetHawks California League 74-66 3rd Houston Astros League Champs
2013 Lancaster JetHawks California League 82-58 2nd Houston Astros Lost in 2nd round
2014 Lancaster JetHawks California League 78-62 2nd (t) Houston Astros League Champs
2015 Corpus Christi Hooks Texas League 89-51 1st Houston Astros Lost in 1st round
2016 Corpus Christi Hooks Texas League 85-55 1st Houston Astros Lost in 1st round
2017 Corpus Christi Hooks Texas League 76-71 4th (t) Houston Astros
2018 Fresno Grizzlies Pacific Coast League 82-57 3rd Houston Astros Lost League Finals

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