Anthony Contreras

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Anthony Contreras

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Biographical Information[edit]

Infielder Anthony Contreras played in the San Francisco Giants' chain in 2005-2007 and the San Diego Padres' chain in 2008-2013. In his nine seasons Contreras appeared in 729 games and hit .257/.292/.342. He also pitched in 11 games with a fine 7.29 ERA. Contreras played briefly in the independent leagues in both 2008 and 2013, most likely after being released by the Giants and Padres, respectively.

Contreras became a manager with the AZL Padres in 2014 when Rod Barajas was moved up to hitting coach in A ball. He then began the next year as skipper of the Tri-City Dust Devils. He was slated to manage Fort Wayne again in 2020 before the minor league season was cancelled due to COVID-19.

After the 2021 season he also managed the Peoria Javelinas in the Arizona Fall League.

Year-By-Year Managerial Record[edit]

Year Team League Record Finish Organization Playoffs Notes
2014 AZL Padres Arizona League 19-33 13th San Diego Padres Replaced Rod Barajas (1-3)
2015 Tri-City Dust Devils Northwest League 42-34 2nd (t) San Diego Padres Lost League Finals
2016 Fort Wayne TinCaps Midwest League 62-78 13th San Diego Padres
2017 Fort Wayne TinCaps Midwest League 68-72 10th San Diego Padres Lost League Finals
2018 Fort Wayne TinCaps Midwest League 64-74 11th (t) San Diego Padres
2019 Fort Wayne TinCaps Midwest League 62-76 12th San Diego Padres
2021 Fort Wayne TinCaps High-A Central 54-66 10th San Diego Padres
2022 Lehigh Valley IronPigs International League 76-72 7th (t) Philadelphia Phillies 1-9

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