Bill Hayes

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William Ernest Hayes

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Biographical Information[edit]

After his playing career ended, former catcher Bill Hayes managed in the minors from 1988 to 1997. He was the Colorado Rockies bullpen coach in 1998, and managed in the minors again from 1999 to 2002. Hayes was the San Francisco Giants bullpen catcher from 2003 to 2014. In 2010, he was designated as a special coach and in 2015, he was appointed first base coach, staying on in 2016 as well.

His only major league playing time came in 1980 and 1981 in a handful of games as a catcher for the Chicago Cubs. His 2 career hits came in the same game on October 4, 1980 against the Pittsburgh Pirates. He singled off Pascual Perez and doubled against Kent Tekulve.

Year-by-Year Managerial Record[edit]

Year Team League Record Finish Organization Playoffs
1988 Geneva Cubs New York-Penn League 27-51 12th Chicago Cubs
1989 Geneva Cubs New York-Penn League 36-39 8th Chicago Cubs
1990 Geneva Cubs New York-Penn League 51-26 2nd Chicago Cubs Lost in 1st round
1991 Peoria Chiefs Midwest League 62-76 12th Chicago Cubs
1992 Winston-Salem Spirits Carolina League 66-73 7th Chicago Cubs
1993 Daytona Cubs Florida State League 57-76 11th Chicago Cubs
1994 Central Valley Rockies California League 65-71 6th (t) Colorado Rockies
1995 Salem Avalanche Carolina League 68-72 4th Colorado Rockies
1996 New Haven Ravens Eastern League 66-75 7th (t) Colorado Rockies
1997 New Haven Ravens Eastern League 64-78 9th Colorado Rockies
1999 Colorado Springs Sky Sox Pacific Coast League 66-73 9th Colorado Rockies
2000 Shreveport Captains Texas League 58-81 8th San Francisco Giants Lost in 1st round
2001 Hagerstown Suns South Atlantic League 83-57 2nd San Francisco Giants Lost in 1st round
2002 San Jose Giants California League 68-72 7th San Francisco Giants

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