Travis Barbary

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Biographical Information[edit]

Catcher Travis Barbary was undrafted out of the University of Virginia and started his professional playing career with the Ohio Valley Redcoats of the fledgling Frontier League in 1993. He was picked up by the Los Angeles Dodgers organization in 1994 where he hit .178 with 3 2B in 45 AB for the Great Falls Dodgers.

Barbary served as the pitching and catching coach for the Cotuit Kettleers of the Cape Cod League in 1995. In 1996 and 1997, Barbary was a coach for the Savannah Sand Gnats. From 1998-2001, he was the bullpen catcher for the Dodgers. In 2002 he was the hitting coach for the South Georgia Waves.

Barbary was the manager of the Ogden Raptors in 2003-2004. He was manager of the Columbus Catfish of the South Atlantic League in 2005 and 2006. In 2007-2018 Barbary was the Minor League Catching Coordinator for the Los Angeles Dodgers. He was scheduled to manage the Oklahoma City Dodgers in 2020 before the season was cancelled due to COVID-19. Barbary did return to manage Oklahoma City again in 2021.

Travis is the son of Eddie Barbary and the grandson of Red Barbary.

Year-by-Year Managerial Record[edit]

Year Team League Record Finish Organization Playoffs
2003 Ogden Raptors Pioneer League 35-41 6th Los Angeles Dodgers
2004 Ogden Raptors Pioneer League 35-40 6th Los Angeles Dodgers
2005 Columbus Catfish South Atlantic League 57-79 14th Los Angeles Dodgers
2006 Columbus Catfish South Atlantic League 72-68 7th Los Angeles Dodgers
2019 Oklahoma City Dodgers Pacific Coast League 62-77 12th Los Angeles Dodgers
2021 Oklahoma City Dodgers Triple-A West Los Angeles Dodgers

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