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Joe McEwing #47

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Joe McEwing
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Coaching Career

Begins his seventh season in the organization and third as the White Sox third base coach … served the previous three seasons as a manager in the Sox minor-league system, including the 2011 campaign at Triple-A Charlotte in the International League … spent the 2009-10 seasons as manager at Class A Winston-Salem … was named Carolina League Manager of the Year both years as he guided the Dash to a pair of postseason berths … compiled a .531 (223-197) winning percentage as a manager … also managed the Mesa Solar Sox in the 2011 Arizona Fall League … served as hitting coach at Charlotte in 2008.

Playing Career

Played professionally for 16 seasons, including nine in the Major Leagues with St. Louis (1998-99), New York-NL (2000-04), Kansas City (2005) and Houston (2006) … hit .251 (443-1,767) with 25 home runs and 158 RBI in 754 Major-League games … finished sixth in the National League Rookie of the Year balloting in 1999, batting .275 with 28 doubles, nine home runs and 44 RBI in 152 games with the Cardinals … appeared in 11 games with the Mets during the 2000 postseason as the club reached the World Series … hit .283 (80-283) with eight homers and 30 RBI with the Mets in 2001 … was a teammate of White Sox manager Robin Ventura with New York in 2000-01.


Married Julia … has three children: Joseph, Grace and Ashlyn … was inducted into the Irish American Baseball Hall of Fame in New York City on 5/7/13, along with former Major-Leaguer Rusty Staub, former Dodgers owner Peter O'Malley, Hall of Fame baseball writer Bill Madden and sportswriter Dan Shaughnessy … attended County College of Morris in Randolph, N.J. and was inducted into the school's Hall of Fame in 2001 … is a 1990 graduate of Bishop Egan High School in Fairless Hills, Pa. … participated in Baseball 101 with then Kansas City Royals manager Buddy Bell in 2005, which raised $20,000 for the Down's Syndrome Guild of Greater Kansas City.

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