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Mel Stottlemyre #34

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Begins his 12th season in the D-backs' organization and first as bullpen coach. ... Spent the previous 11 years in the D-backs' system as pitching coach at Short Season-A Yakima (2002), Class-A Lancaster (2003), Double-A El Paso (2004), Advanced Rookie Missoula (2005-06) and Minor League Pitching Coordinator (2007-09, '11-13). ... Served as pitching coach with the University of Nevada-Las Vegas in 2001.... Prior to joining the D-backs, was the pitching coach at the University of Nevada-Las Vegas, where he played from 1983-84 ... Played professionally for eight seasons in the Astros, Royals and Mets organizations ... His lone stint in the Majors was in 1990 with the Royals when he went 0-1 with a 4.88 ERA in 13 games (2 starts).

Melvin Leon (Mel) Stottlemyre, Jr ... He and his wife, Lisa, have three children, Maleigha, Colton and Blaise ... Comes from a baseball family...his father, Mel Sr., was an All-Star pitcher and three-time 20-game winner with the New York Yankees from 1964-74 and later served as a pitching coach for the Yankees from 1996-2005 and the Mariners in 2008 and was also a Spring Training advisor for the D-backs in 2007...his brother, Todd, pitched in the Major Leagues for 15 seasons, including four with the D-backs from 1999-2002.

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