Bill Schmidt (scout)
William E. Schmidt
- School California State University, Long Beach, Azusa Pacific College
- High School Magnolia High School (Anaheim)
Bill Schmidt was the scouting director for the Colorado Rockies from 2000-2011.
Schmidt was a scout for the Cincinnati Reds in 1982-1984. He coached the Billings Mustangs in 1984 and the Helena Gold Sox in 1986. He was a scout for the Major League Baseball Scouting Bureau in 1987-1988 and the New York Yankees from 1988-1995 while also coaching the Oneonta Yankees in 1991-1993. He moved to the Cleveland Indians as a national crosschecker from 1995-1999, before joining the Rockies.