Gene Roof

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Eugene Lawrence Roof

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Biographical Information[edit]

Gene Roof's first professional season was with Sarasota in 1976. He played in only 5 games (.238, 0, 2). He was named to the Appalachian League All-Star team in 1977.

In 2011-2012 he is the minor league baserunning coordinator for the Detroit Tigers.

Gene is the father of Shawn Roof, Eric Roof and Jonathan Roof, the brother of Phil Roof and minor leaguers Paul Roof, David Roof, and Adrian Roof, and the cousin of Eddie Haas and minor leaguer Lou Haas.

Year-By-Year Minor League Managerial Record[edit]

Year Team League Record Finish Organization Playoffs¸ Notes
1989 Fayetteville Generals South Atlantic League 70-69 6th Detroit Tigers
1990 Fayetteville Generals South Atlantic League 82-61 2nd (t) Detroit Tigers Lost in 1st round
1991 London Tigers Eastern League 61-78 6th Detroit Tigers
1997 Toledo Mud Hens International League 35-49 7th Detroit Tigers replaced Glenn Ezell (33-24) on June 6
1998 Toledo Mud Hens International League 52-89 14th Detroit Tigers
1999 Toledo Mud Hens International League 57-87 14th Detroit Tigers
2000 Jacksonville Suns Southern League 69-71 5th Detroit Tigers Lost League Finals

Related Sites[edit]

Venezuelan League Statistics http://www.purapelota.com/lvbp/mostrar.php?id=roofgen001