Gaylen Pitts

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Gaylen Richard Pitts

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Biographical Information[edit]

Gaylen Pitts was a coach for the St. Louis Cardinals from 1991 to 1995. He was also the hitting coach of the Indianapolis Indians in 2003.

Year-by-Year Managerial Record[edit]

Year Team League Record Finish Organization Playoffs Notes
1978 Modesto A's California League 61-79 6th Oakland A's
1979 Modesto A's California League 66-74 7th Oakland A's
1981 Arkansas Travelers Texas League 52-80 8th St. Louis Cardinals
1982 Arkansas Travelers Texas League 18-30 -- St. Louis Cardinals replaced by Nick Leyva (50-38)
1985 Savannah Cardinals South Atlantic League 57-78 8th St. Louis Cardinals
1986 Springfield (IL) Cardinals Midwest League 87-53 1st St. Louis Cardinals Lost in 1st round
1987 Springfield (IL) Cardinals Midwest League 94-46 1st St. Louis Cardinals Lost League Finals
1988 Johnson City Cardinals Appalachian League -- St. Louis Cardinals -- replaced by Jorge Aranzamendi June 22
Arkansas Travelers Texas League 35-30 5th St. Louis Cardinals replaced Darold Knowles (0-1) on June 22
1989 Arkansas Travelers Texas League 79-56 1st St. Louis Cardinals League Champs
1990 Louisville Redbirds American Association 74-72 4th St. Louis Cardinals
1997 Louisville Redbirds American Association 58-85 8th St. Louis Cardinals
1998 Memphis Redbirds Pacific Coast League 74-70 9th (t) St. Louis Cardinals
1999 Memphis Redbirds Pacific Coast League 74-64 5th St. Louis Cardinals
2000 Memphis Redbirds Pacific Coast League 83-61 4th St. Louis Cardinals League Champs
2001 Memphis Redbirds Pacific Coast League 62-81 15th St. Louis Cardinals
2002 Memphis Redbirds Pacific Coast League 71-71 10th St. Louis Cardinals
2006 Staten Island Yankees New York-Penn League 45-29 1st New York Yankees League Champs
2007 Palm Beach Cardinals Florida State League 71-69 6th St. Louis Cardinals
2008 Palm Beach Cardinals Florida State League 75-62 4th St. Louis Cardinals Lost in 1st round
2009 Palm Beach Cardinals Florida State League 61-77 10th St. Louis Cardinals

Further Reading[edit]

  • Gregory H. Wolf: "Gaylen Pitts", in Chip Greene, ed.: Mustaches and Mayhem, Charlie O's Three-Time Champions: The Oakland Athletics 1972-74, SABR, Phoenix, AZ, 2015, pp. 531-536. ISBN 978-1-943816-07-1

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