Fasano, 39, comes to New Hampshire after making his managerial debut in 2010 with the Lansing Lugnuts, Blue Jays' Class-A affiliate of the Midwest League, where he posted a 70-69 record at the helm. Fasano, an eleven year Major Leaguer, played in 16 games with Toronto during the 2007 season and clubbed 47 home runs and 140 RBIs in his 427-game Major League career.
"We welcome back Bob and we are looking forward to working with Sal, Pete and Justin," said Fisher Cats President Rick Brenner. "I am sure that 2011 will be more exciting than 2010."
Fasano was originally
by the Kansas City Royals in the 37th round of
the 1993 amateur
draft and spent five of his eleven big league seasons in a Royals
enters his sixth year in the Blue Jays organization as a coach. Originally selected by the
Detroit Tigers in
the third round of the 1991 amateur draft, he served as the hitting
the Dunedin Blue Jays (Class-A/Florida State League) in 2010 when his
the league in doubles and home runs.
began his coaching career with the Pulaski Blue Jays
League) in 2004 before joining the Auburn Doubledays (Short
in 2006. Mashore
spent the 2008 and 2009
seasons as a coach with
Tarpey, 30, enters his
second season as the Fisher Cats athletic trainer.
Prior to joining
New Hampshire Fisher Cats Full- and Half-Season Tickets for the 2011 All-Star Season, including Opening Day 2011 on April 7thand the 2011 Northeast Delta Dental Eastern League All-Star Game on July 13 at Merchantsauto.com Stadium, are on sale now. Mini-Ticket Plans for the 2011 season are also available by calling (603) 641-2005 or by visiting www.nhfishercats.com.