Daniel Steven Carlson
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 6' 1", Weight 185 lb.
- School Mt. Hood Community College
- Debut September 15, 1996
- Final Game June 23, 1999
- Born January 26, 1970 in Portland, OR USA
Pitcher Dan Carlson was selected by the San Francisco Giants in the 33rd round of the 1989 amateur draft and played eight seasons in their organization. He was then selected by the Tampa Bay Devil Rays in the 1997 expansion draft, and after one year there, he was signed by the Arizona Diamondbacks and played three seasons in their system.
Since his playing days ended, Carlson has been a minor league coach in the Diamondbacks organization.
- 2002 Pitching coach Missoula Osprey
- 2003 Pitching coach South Bend Silver Hawks
- 2004 Pitching coach Lancaster JetHawks
- 2005-2006 Pitching coach Tennessee Smokies
- 2007 Pitching coach Mobile BayBears
- 2008-2009 Pitching coach Yakima Bears
- 2010-2013 Pitching coach Mobile BayBears