Ryan Newman

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Ryan Jay Newman

  • Bats Right, Throws Right
  • Height 5' 11", Weight 170 lb.

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Biographical Information[edit]

The son of Jeff Newman, Ryan Newman played three years in the minor leagues before becoming a coach. He was picked by the Baltimore Orioles in the 37th round of the 2000 amateur draft but did not sign. After college, he was signed by the Pittsburgh Pirates as an undrafted free agent. He hit .198/.243/.208 for the 2002 Williamsport Crosscutters, with one extra-base hit (a double) in 106 AB. He mostly played second base there. In 2003, Ryan batted .190/.247/.190 in 50 games for the Hickory Crawdads as a utility infielder, playing 15-18 games at each infield position except first base. In a similar role in his final season, he batted .182/.229/.214 in 56 games for the Lynchburg Hillcats.

He coached the GCL Pirates in 2005 and was hitting coach for the Williamsport Crosscutters in 2006. Newman was named coach for the Hickory Crawdads for 2007. Newman began his managing career in 2008 when he was named manager of the Oneonta Tigers.

Newman was a coach for the Charlotte Knights in 2014-2015. He was scheduled to be manager for the Winston-Salem Dash in 2020 before the season was cancelled due to Covid-19.

Year-By-Year Managerial Record[edit]

Year Team League Record Finish Organization Playoffs
2008 Oneonta Tigers New York-Penn League 33-41 10th Detroit Tigers
2009 Bristol White Sox Appalachian League 27-39 8th Chicago White Sox
2010 Bristol White Sox Appalachian League 32-36 7th Chicago White Sox
2011 Great Falls Voyagers Pioneer League 42-34 3rd Chicago White Sox League Champs
2012 Great Falls Voyagers Pioneer League 40-36 5th Chicago White Sox Lost in 1st round
2013 Winston-Salem Dash Carolina League 71-69 4th Chicago White Sox
2016 Birmingham Barons Southern League 49-91 10th Chicago White Sox
2017 AZL White Sox Arizona League 30-26 7th (t) Chicago White Sox
2019 Kannapolis Intimidators South Atlantic League 64-74 11th Chicago White Sox
2020 Winston-Salem Dash Carolina League Season cancelled
2021 Winston-Salem Dash High-A East 43-76 12th Chicago White Sox

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