Eugene Paul Dusan
- Bats Both, Throws Right
- Height 6' 0", Weight 200 lb.
Dusan was a minor league manager in the 1970s and 1980s. He started with the Batavia Trojans in the Cleveland Indians organization in 1977. He quickly moved up the ranks reaching the Indians AAA club, the Portland Beavers, in 1978. He stayed as the Indians AAA manager as they switched affilliates going to the Tacoma Tugs in 1979 and 1980. In 1981 Dusan switched to the New York Mets organization. He managed a single A team for the Mets. In 1982 he moved up to AA with the Jackson Mets. he Mets made Dusan a major league coach in 1983. Dusan left the Mets organization in 1984 to become the AAA manager of the Wichita Aeros in the Cincinnati Reds organization. In 1985 the Reds switched AAA teams to the Denver Zephyrs and Dusan followed.
Year-by-Year Managerial Record
|1977||Batavia Trojans||New York-Penn League||42-28||3rd||Cleveland Indians||Lost League Finals|
|1978||Portland Beavers||Pacific Coast League||76-62||3rd||Cleveland Indians|
|1979||Tacoma Tugs||Pacific Coast League||74-73||4th||Cleveland Indians|
|1980||Tacoma Tigers||Pacific Coast League||74-74||6th||Cleveland Indians|
|1981||Lynchburg Mets||Carolina League||71-69||4th (t)||New York Mets|
|1982||Jackson Mets||Texas League||68-65||3rd||New York Mets||Lost in 1st round|
|1984||Wichita Aeros||American Association||78-77||5th||Cincinnati Reds|
|1985||Denver Zephyrs||American Association||77-65||2nd||Cincinnati Reds|
|1986||Cedar Rapids Reds||Midwest League||50-56||--||Cincinnati Reds||--||replaced by Paul Kirsch on July 28|