Daniel Edmund Norman
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 6' 2", Weight 195 lb.
- School Barstow Community College
- High School John F. Kennedy High School (Barstow)
- Debut September 27, 1977
- Final Game September 29, 1982
- Born January 11, 1955 in Los Angeles, CA USA
He was traded from the Cincinnati Reds to the New York Mets in 1977 in the Tom Seaver trade. Joe Torre was his manager in his four years with the Mets. He was part of a second blockbuster trade in 1981, when he went from New York to Montreal in the trade that sent Ellis Valentine to the Mets in return for Jeff Reardon.
After his playing days Norman became a coach, including the 1993 Kinston Indians, 1996 Clinton Lumber Kings, and 2001 Huntsville Stars. He also managed: 1987 Miami Marlins, 1995 AZL Padres and 2000 Helena Brewers. He coached at his alma mater, Barstow Community College, in 2008.
Year-By-Year Minor League Managerial Record
|1987||Miami Marlins||Florida State League||44-89||14th||Co-op|
|1995||AZL Padres||Arizona League||24-31||4th||San Diego Padres|
|2000||Helena Brewers||Pioneer League||26-50||8th||Milwaukee Brewers|
|2003||Trois-Rivières Saints||Canadian Baseball League||14-17||6th||none|