Tony Diaz (minors02)

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Antonio Manuel Diaz

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Biographical Information[edit]

Tony Diaz began his coaching career with the AZL Rockies in 2000. From 2001 to 2006, he was hitting coach for the Casper Rockies, and in 2007, he took over as the club's skipper. In 2013 the Colorado Rockies added a "development supervisor" position for each of its minor league affiliates. Diaz was tabbed for the Grand Junction Rockies in that role.

In 2017, he was promoted to the major league Rockies as first base coach under new manager Bud Black. In 2019, he moved to the Minnesota Twins as third base coach under new manager Rocco Baldelli. In 2022, he was named assistant bench coach of the Twins.

Year-By-Year Minor League Managerial Record[edit]

Year Team League Record Finish Organization Playoffs
2007 Casper Rockies Pioneer League 22-53 8th Colorado Rockies
2008 Casper Ghosts Pioneer League 36-37 5th Colorado Rockies
2009 Casper Ghosts Pioneer League 28-46 7th Colorado Rockies
2010 Casper Ghosts Pioneer League 37-39 6th Colorado Rockies
2011 Casper Ghosts Pioneer League 27-49 8th Colorado Rockies
2012 Grand Junction Rockies Pioneer League 43-33 2nd Colorado Rockies Lost in 1st round

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