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Joe SparksTrack this Player High Level: - Status: -
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Proper NameJoseph Everett Sparks
Height6-1Weight195BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 15,1938 [80.097]PlaceMcComas,West VirginiaAwards1
TBC Player ID155670Retrosheet IDsparj801
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Jobs in Baseball

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YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1977Iowa OaksAmerAAAMinorcha39Manager1366175.44915.54 
1978Iowa OaksAmerAAAMinorcha40Manager1366670.48512.54 
1979Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha41Third Base Coach1607387.45614.05Tony La Russa,Don Kessinger
1979Iowa OaksAmerAAAMinorcha41Manager1366967.5079.03 
1980Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAMinorkca42Manager1366670.48526.03 
1981Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAMinorkca43Manager1367957.581--1 Lost in Finals
1982Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAMinorkca44Manager1377166.518--1 Lost in Finals
1983Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAMinorkca45Manager1366472.47110.04 
1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin46Third Base Coach1627092.43222.05Vern Rapp,Pete Rose
1986Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAMinormon48Manager1428062.563--1 League Champions
1987Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAMinormon49Manager1387464.5364.03 League Champions
1988Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAMinormon50Manager1428953.627--1 League Champions
1989Montreal ExposNLMLBMLBmon51Hitting Coach1628181.50012.04Buck Rodgers
1990New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya52Third Base Coach1626795.41421.07Stump Merrill,Bucky Dent
1991Toledo Mud HensILAAAMinordet53Manager1447470.51411.03 
1992Toledo Mud HensILAAAMinordet54Manager1446480.44431.03 
1993Toledo Mud HensILAAAMinordet55Manager1426577.45821.56 
1994Toledo Mud HensILAAAMinordet56Manager1426379.44417.55 
2004Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAMinoroak66Hitting Coach1447965.549--1Tony DeFrancescoLeague Champions
2010Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak72Major League Advance Scout1628181.5009.01Bob Geren
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [1]

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YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1988Minor League Manager of the Year1