The Giants lost co-hitting coach Donnie Ecker to the Texas Rangers last week, but Justin Viele remains as hitting coach, with Guerrero and Dustin Lind making up the rest of the hitting group. To replace Ron Wotus, who retired late in the season, the Giants promoted assistant coach Mark Hallberg to third base coach.
Who is the batting coach for the SF Giants?
Donald Joseph Ecker (born March 9, 1986) is an American professional baseball coach. He is a hitting coach for the San Francisco Giants of Major League Baseball (MLB).
Who is the new coach for the San Francisco Giants?
They’ve done an incredible job.” That staff, now 14 strong, featuring three hitting coaches and three pitching coaches, is the largest in the majors, and one of the most admired.
Who is the first base coach for the Giants?
Antoan Richardson. Antoan Edward Richardson (born October 8, 1983) is a Bahamian coach and former professional baseball player. He is the first base coach for the San Francisco Giants of Major League Baseball (MLB).
Is Gabe Kapler still married?
Kapler lived in Tarzana, California, with his wife Lisa (Jansen) and children, but moved to Northern Liberties, Philadelphia, after he became manager of the Phillies. He and his wife, whom he met in his senior year of high school, are now divorced and have two sons, Chase Ty and Dane Rio.
How old is Buster Posey?
I’ve learned from all of them. “Lastly, a huge thank you to the incredible Giants fans who energized me every game.” Wotus was a Giants minor league manager from 1991 through 1997. He became the Giants’ third base coach in 1998 and served as a bench coach from 1999 through 2017.
Are Buster Posey and Brandon Crawford friends?
Crawford sad, but not shocked by Posey’s retirement We were drafted and signed pretty much I think the same day back in 2008. So we go back a little ways, and obviously played together a long time, so we’ve become pretty good friends.
Who has been with the SF Giants the longest?
San Francisco Giants/New York Giants: Mel Ott He was an All-Star 11 consecutive seasons, and finished his legendary career with 511 home runs. He owned a career.