DB will return for a fifth season managing the Raptors, joined by a pair of new coaches. Lopez will join the Raptors as the new Hitting Coach and worked with minor leaguers at Camelback Ranch in 2012. Radinsky played in the Majors for 11 Seasons with four teams, including the Dodgers from 1996 through 1998. Radinsky has been a Pitching Coach for the last 8 seasons in the Indians organization.
Bill Simas spent the last two years as Pitching Coach of rookie league Ogden, and has been promoted to Single-A Great Lakes.
Johnny Washington has served in a variety of roles in Ogden, including three years as Hitting Coach and last year as Assistant Manager, has also been promoted to Single-A Rancho Cucamonga.
Doug Mientkiewicz, who made his coaching debut last season as Raptors Hitting Coach, accepted a job to manage Class-A Fort Myers in the Twins system, which allows him to be closer to home.
Former Raptors Pitching Coach Chuck Crim has been promoted to Bullpen Coach in Los Angeles.
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