Ron Gideon

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Ronnie Dwayne Gideon

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Biographical Information[edit]

Ron Gideon spent seven seasons playing in the minors in the Philadelphia Phillies and New York Mets farm systems.

Gideon was a coach for the St. Lucie Mets in 1991 and Binghamton Mets in 1992. He was the Colorado Rockies' Minor League field coordinator from 2006-2011. In 2013 the Colorado Rockies added a "development supervisor" position for each of its minor league affiliates. Gideon was tabbed for the Tri-City Dust Devils in 2013, Tulsa Drillers in 2014 and New Britain Rock Cats in 2015 in that role. In 2017, he was named to the coaching staff of the major league Rockies with his primary duty being to work with Ian Desmond on his transition from the outfield to first base. In 2019, he added the first base coach responsibility to his duties.

Gideon's son, Ronnie Gideon, was drafted by the Rockies in the 2013 amateur draft. He continued on to college and was a sophomore infielder on the Texas A&M University team playing in the 2015 CWS Super Regionals.

Year-by-Year Managerial Record[edit]

Year Team League Record Finish Organization Playoffs Notes
1993 Kingsport Mets Appalachian League 30-38 7th New York Mets
1994 Kingsport Mets Appalachian League 36-30 4th (t) New York Mets
1995 Pittsfield Mets New York-Penn League 34-42 12th New York Mets
1996 Portland Rockies Northwest League 33-43 7th Colorado Rockies
1997 Asheville Tourists South Atlantic League 62-76 12th (t) Colorado Rockies
1998 Asheville Tourists South Atlantic League 71-69 7th Colorado Rockies
1999 Salem Avalanche Carolina League 69-69 4th Colorado Rockies
2000 Carolina Mudcats Southern League 64-75 9th (t) Colorado Rockies
2001 Carolina Mudcats Southern League 62-76 7th Colorado Rockies
2002 Tri-City Dust Devils Northwest League 40-36 5th Colorado Rockies
2003 Tri-City Dust Devils Northwest League 33-43 6th Colorado Rockies
2004 Tri-City Dust Devils Northwest League 40-36 5th Colorado Rockies
2005 Tri-City Dust Devils Northwest League 36-40 5th Colorado Rockies
2009 Tulsa Drillers Texas League 50-44 2nd Colorado Rockies replaced Stu Cole (24-22) on May 30
2010 Tulsa Drillers Texas League 69-70 5th Colorado Rockies

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