Derek Shelton

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Derek Lee Shelton

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Biographical Information[edit]

Catcher Derek Shelton played two seasons in the New York Yankees organization before an elbow injury ended his career. After his playing career, he spent several years as a minor league coach in the Yankees organization before managing the GCL Yankees in 2000 and 2001 and the Staten Island Yankees in 2002, winning league championships in the latter two seasons. He joined the Cleveland Indians organization in 2003 and was the team's hitting coach from 2005 to 2009. He joined the Tampa Bay Rays staff in 2010 in the same position. He stayed until the end of the 2016 season. In 2017, he moved to the Toronto Blue Jays as a quality control coach.

Year-by-Year Managerial Record[edit]

Year Team League Record Finish Organization Playoffs
2000 GCL Yankees Gulf Coast League 38-22 1st New York Yankees Lost League Finals
2001 GCL Yankees Gulf Coast League 35-25 4th New York Yankees League Champs
2002 Staten Island Yankees New York-Penn League 48-26 1st New York Yankees League Champs

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