Torre Tyson

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Biographical Information[edit]

Second baseman Torre Tyson, the son of former major leaguer Mike Tyson, was signed as a free agent by the Boston Red Sox in 1998. He played for the GCL Red Sox in 1998-1999 and the River City Rascals in 1999. Signed by the New York Yankees, he made the South Atlantic League All-Star team in 2000 for the Greensboro Bats. Tyson played for the Tampa Yankees and Norwich Navigators in both 2001 and 2002, while also playing outfield.

Tyson was a coach for the Staten Island Yankees in 2003, the GCL Yankees in 2004, and the Charleston River Dogs in 2005-2006. In 2007, he got his first shot as a manager with Charleston. He was the minor league defensive coordinator for the New York Yankees in 2011-2012.

Tyson moved to the Baltimore Orioles organization as coach for the Frederick Keys in 2013-2014.

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

Year Team League Record Finish Organization Playoffs
2007 Charleston RiverDogs South Atlantic League 78-62 5th New York Yankees
2008 Charleston RiverDogs South Atlantic League 80-59 3rd New York Yankees
2009 Charleston RiverDogs South Atlantic League 74-65 4th New York Yankees
2010 Tampa Yankees Florida State League 78-57 1st New York Yankees League Champs

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