Randall Keith Champion
- Bats Both, Throws Right
- Height 5' 10", Weight 175 lb.
Catcher Keith Champion played in the St. Louis Cardinals organization from 1982 to 1984, hitting .214 in 143 games and never advancing past A ball. After his playing career, he was a coach for the Springfield Cardinals in 1986 and managed in the minors from 1988 to 1994.
Champion was an advance scout for the Chicago Cubs from 1995 to 1999, and a Special Assistant to the General Manager from 2000 to 2006. He was then a scout for the Boston Red Sox in 2007-2008 and in 2009 is a Special Assistant to the General Manager for the Pittsburgh Pirates. He is now (2011) a major league scout for the Pirates.
Year-By-Year Minor League Managerial Record
|1988||Savannah Cardinals||South Atlantic League||68-67||6th||St. Louis Cardinals|
|1989||Savannah Cardinals||South Atlantic League||69-70||7th||St. Louis Cardinals|
|1990||Springfield Cardinals||Midwest League||63-76||9th||St. Louis Cardinals|
|1991||AZL Cardinals||Arizona League||29-30||5th||St. Louis Cardinals|
|1992||Waterloo Diamonds||Midwest League||59-78||12th||San Diego Padres|
|1993||Rancho Cucamonga Quakes||California League||64-72||6th||San Diego Padres|
|1994||Wichita Wranglers||Texas League||54-82||8th||San Diego Padres|