Billy Hatcher

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William Augustus Hatcher

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Biographical Information[edit]

Billy Hatcher was one of the heroes of the Cincinnati Reds' surprise sweep of the Oakland Athletics in the 1990 World Series: he went 7 for 7 in Games 1 and 2, and 9 for 12 overall in the Series, for a record .750 batting average.

After his playing career ended, Hatcher joined the Tampa Bay Devil Rays organization where he spent eight seasons as a coach. In 2006, he joined the Cincinnati Reds as the team's first base coach. In 2016, he moved across the diamond to the third base coaching job.

Quotes[edit]

"Things happen when he is on base," - Bill Doran

Notable Achievements[edit]

Records Held[edit]

  • Tied MLB record by hitting four doubles in a game, August 21, 1990

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