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DeMarlo Hale #16

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DeMarlo Hale
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APPOINTED: Named as Bench Coach on Nov. 26, 2012.

PERSONAL: DeMarlo Hale...Played four seasons at Southern University in Baton Rouge, LA after graduating from Chicago Vocational High School in 1979...Played baseball and basketball in high school.

PROFESSIONAL CAREER: Was selected by the Red Sox in the 17th round of the June 1983 draft and played five Minor League seasons as a 1B/OF in the Boston (1983-86) and Oakland (1988) organizations...Batted .267 with 26 home runs, 206 RBI and 67 steals in 482 games.

COACHING CAREER: Has posted a 615-633 Minor League record as manager over nine seasons...Joined the Red Sox in 1992 as a coach with New Britain after four years instructing at Bucky Dent's Baseball School...Managed in the Red Sox system for seven seasons from 1993-99, seeing his clubs reach the postseason three times...Was honoured by the Red Sox with the inaugural Edward F. Kenney Player Development Award in 1994...Named Midwest League Manager of the Year in 1995 and chosen to manage the Double-A All-Star games in 1997 and 1999 and was a coach on the US Team at 1999 Futures Game...His 1999 Double-A Trenton squad posted a 92-50 record being selected Minor League Team of the Year by Baseball America...Also earned Manager of the Year honours as well...Managed in the Rangers system for two years from 2000-01 finishing second in the PCL East Division in both seasons...Was promoted to the Major League staff in 2002 and remained in the role of First base/Outfield Coach for Texas through 2005...Served six seasons with the Red Sox, four as Third Base Coach (2006-09) and two as Bench Coach (2010-11)...Was the Baltimore Orioles Third Base Coach in 2012 when the club reached the postseason for the first time since 1997...Joined the Blue Jays as Bench Coach in 2013 and this will be his third season in that role.

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