Sarasota Reds

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The Sarasota Reds were a Cincinnati Reds affiliate in the Florida State League. They played their home games at Ed Smith Stadium, the then home of Reds Spring Training. After the 2009 season the big league Reds announced they were moving their spring training site to Goodyear, AZ. Cincinnati sold their Florida State League team to the Pittsburgh Pirates who moved the team to their spring training site in Bradenton, FL and renamed the the Bradenton Marauders.

Year-by-Year Record[edit]

Year Record Finish Manager Playoffs Hitting coach Pitching coach
2005 65-67 8th Edgar Caceres Billy White Ed Hodge
2006 66-73 10th Donnie Scott Joe Ayrault Ed Hodge
2007 81-59 3rd Joe Ayrault / Rick Burleson (interim) / Pat Kelly (interim) Lost in 1st round Ryan Jackson Tom Brown
2008 60-78 10th Joe Ayrault Ryan Jackson Tom Brown
2009 54-83 12th Joe Ayrault Jorge Orta Tom Brown