Lynchburg Hillcats

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team History[edit]

1995-2016 Logo

The Lynchburg Hillcats are the Carolina League affiliate of the Atlanta Braves. They were a Pirates farm club from 1995 until 2009 -- previously Lynchburg had been home to the Lynchburg Red Sox. They play their home games at Lynchburg City Stadium in Lynchburg, VA.

Year-by-Year Record[edit]

Year Record Finish Manager Playoffs Hitting Coach Pitching Coach Coach
1995 67-71 5th Marc Hill Jim Bibby Jeff Richardson
1996 65-74 6th Jeff Banister Omer Munoz Jim Bibby
1997 82-58 2nd Jeff Banister (40-30) / Jeff Richardson (42-28) League Champs Richie Hebner Jim Bibby
1998 69-71 4th (t) Jeff Richardson (61-60) / Jeff Livesey (8-11) Jeff Livesey Jim Bibby
1999 64-73 6th Scott Little Greg Briley Jim Bibby
2000 66-72 6th Tracy Woodson Lost League Finals Tony Beasley Scott Lovekamp
2001 58-79 7th Curtis Wilkerson Greg Briley Blaine Beatty
2002 87-53 2nd Pete Mackanin League Champs Jeff Livesey Blaine Beatty
2003 76-59 2nd Dave Clark Lost League Finals Jeff Livesey Scott Lovekamp
2004 57-81 7th Jay Loviglio / Tom Prince Greg Briley Scott Lovekamp
2005 78-62 2nd Tim Leiper Lost in 1st round Brandon Moore Bob Milacki
2006 63-75 7th Gary Green Ramon Sambo Bob Milacki
2007 55-82 8th Jeff Branson Greg Briley Bob Milacki
2008 58-80 7th Jeff Branson Chris Truby Bob Milacki / Mike Steele
2009 73-66 3rd P.J. Forbes League Champs Dave Howard Wally Whitehurst
2010 61-77 7th Pat Kelly Tony Jaramillo Rigo Beltran
2011 60-78 8th Rick Albert (1-4) / Luis Salazar (59-74) Bobby Moore Derek Botelho
2012 72-68 3rd Luis Salazar League Champs Bobby Moore Derek Botelho
2013 69-70 5th Luis Salazar Lost in 1st round John Moses Derek Botelho
2014 68-71 4th Luis Salazar Lost in 1st round John Moses / Carlos Mendez Derrick Lewis
2015 72-68 3rd Mark Budzinski Lost in 1st round Bobby Magallanes Tony Arnold/Rigo Beltran
2016 84-56 2nd Mark Budzinski Lost League Finals Larry Day Rigo Beltran
2017 87-52 1st Tony Mansolino League Co-Champs Kevin Howard Rigo Beltran Kyle Hudson
2018 71-66 4th Rouglas Odor Lost in 1st round Justin Toole Tony Arnold Grant Fink
2019 62-73 8th Jim Pankovits Johnny Narron Joe Torres Michael Mergenthaler
2020 Season cancelled

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