Sandy Alomar, Sr.

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Santos Alomar Conde

  • Bats Both, Throws Right
  • Height 5' 9", Weight 155 lb.

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Biographical Information[edit]

The father of Sandy Alomar Jr. and Roberto Alomar, Sandy Alomar Sr. has held coaching positions with the San Diego Padres (1986-1990), Chicago Cubs (2000-2002), Colorado Rockies (2003-2004), and New York Mets (2005-2009). He also served several stints as a minor league manager. Alomar was a coach for the 1985 Charleston Rainbows and was a roving minor league instructor for the Chicago Cubs from 1991 to 1999.

Sandy's brothers, Rafael Alomar, Demetrio Alomar, and Antonio Alomar, also played minor league ball.

His one career post-season at bat was in the 1976 ALCS. He pinch hit for Jim Mason against Steve Mingori in the bottom of the 9th with the New York Yankees down, 7-4, to the [1976 Royals|Kansas City Royals]] in Game 1. He flied out to left. He also pinch ran for Carlos May in Game 5. He was caught stealing. Dennis Leonard was the pitcher and Buck Martinez was the catcher. The Yankees won Game 5, 7-6.

Danny Darwin played with both Sandy and Roberto Alomar

Sandy played for the Ponce Lions and the Santurce Crabbers of the Puerto Rico Winter Baseball League.

Notable Achievements[edit]

  • AL All-Star (1970)
  • AL At Bats Leader (1971)

Year-By-Year Minor League Managerial Record[edit]

Year Team League Record Finish Organization Playoffs
1995 GCL Cubs Gulf Coast League 35-22 5th Chicago Cubs
1996 GCL Cubs Gulf Coast League 34-26 6th Chicago Cubs Lost in 1st round
2010 GCL Mets Gulf Coast League 31-25 4th New York Mets Lost in 1st round

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