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Don Wakamatsu  

Don Wakamatsu  

Played: 1982-1996 ... MLB: 1991-1991

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Proper Name:
Wilbur Donald Wakamatsu
High Level:
MLB (1991-1991)
pos:
c (655) ... 1b (80) ... 3b (3)
Height:
6-2
Weight:
200
Bats:
Right
Throws:
Right
Born:
age:
59.085
place:
colleges:
Drafted:
Cincinnati Reds  -  1985  -  11 - 266 (June-Reg)drafted 2x
Signing Bonus:
--
draft posit:
C
MLB Debut:
TBC#:
19285
MLBAM ID:
Retrosheet:
Speed
29
Power
42
Contact
55
XBH
38
RBIs
52
Runs
30
Hitting
55
Durability
52
Team
.515
Player Notes:  Father of Jacob Wakamatsu
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year team name league level job   W   L Wpct ov record Rank GBL Playoffs
1997 Arizona Diamondbacks Ariz Rk Manager 27 29 .482 -- 4 7.5 dnq
1998 High Desert Calif A+ Manager 82 58 .586 -- 2 1.0 Lost in Semi-Finals
1998 South Bend Midw A Manager 40 100 .286 -- 5 43.0 dnq
1999 El Paso Tex AA Manager 64 76 .457 -- 4 19.0 dnq
2000 Erie East AA Manager 47 94 .333 -- 6 37.5 dnq
2003 Texas Rangers AL MLB Bench Coach 71 91 .438 -- 4 25.0 dnq
2004 Texas Rangers AL MLB Bench Coach 89 73 .549 -- 3 3.0 dnq
2005 Texas Rangers AL MLB Bench Coach 79 83 .488 -- 3 16.0 dnq
2006 Texas Rangers AL MLB Bench Coach 80 82 .494 -- 3 13.0 dnq
2007 Texas Rangers AL MLB Third Base Coach 75 87 .463 -- 4 19.0 dnq
2008 Oakland Athletics AL MLB Bench Coach 75 86 .466 -- 3 24.5 dnq
2009 Seattle Mariners AL MLB Manager 85 77 .525 -- 3 12.0 dnq
2010 Seattle Mariners AL MLB Manager 61 101 .377 -- 4 29.0 dnq
2011 Toronto Blue Jays AL MLB Bench Coach 81 81 .500 -- 4 16.0 dnq
2012 Toronto Blue Jays AL MLB Bench Coach 73 89 .451 -- 4 22.0 dnq
2013 New York Yankees AL MLB Pro Scout 85 77 .525 -- 3 12.0 dnq
2014 Kansas City Royals AL MLB Bench Coach 89 73 .549 -- 2 1.0 Lost World Series (Giants)
2015 Kansas City Royals AL MLB Bench Coach 95 67 .586 -- 1 -- Won World Series (Mets)
2016 Kansas City Royals AL MLB Bench Coach 81 81 .500 -- 3 13.5 dnq
2017 Kansas City Royals AL MLB Bench Coach 80 82 .494 -- 3 22.0 dnq
2018 Texas Rangers AL MLB Bench Coach 67 95 .414 -- 5 36.0 dnq
2019 Texas Rangers AL MLB Bench Coach 78 84 .481 -- 3 29.0 dnq
2020 Texas Rangers AL MLB Bench Coach 22 36 .379 -- 5 13.0 dnq
2021 Texas Rangers AL MLB Bench Coach 60 102 .370 -- 5 35.0 dnq
Career Record as Manager/Head Coach
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years teamname leagueabbr category level   W   L wpct
1997-1997 Arizona Diamondbacks Ariz Minor Rk 27 29 .482
1998-1998 South Bend Midw Minor A 40 100 .286
1998-1998 High Desert Calif Minor A+ 82 58 .586
1999-1999 El Paso Tex Minor AA 64 76 .457
2000-2000 Erie East Minor AA 47 94 .333
2009-2010 Seattle Mariners AL MLB MLB 146 178 .451
1997-2000 5 teams -- Minor -- 260 357 .421
2009-2010 1 teams -- MLB -- 146 178 .451