Thursday, April 17, 2008
DANVILLE STADIUM ALUMNI NOTES
Cecil Cooper (Danville Warriors 1970-Brewers) is now in his 1st full year as manager of the Houston Astros. (Picture top right)
Duane Espy (Danville Warriors 1971-1972 Brewers) enters his 1st season as hitting coach for the Modesto Nuts. He served as hitting coach of the Casper Rockies in 2007. Espy has over 35 years of professional baseball experience including stints as the hitting coach for the San Diego Padres and Colorado Rockies. (picture top left)
Danville Warriors (Milwaukee Brewers) Manager (1974), Matt Galante is with the Houston Astros system as an infield instructor.
1982 Danville Suns (California Angels) Devon White if/of s with the Washington Nationals as a roving coordinator (outfield/baserunning).
His teammate in Danville, SS Dick Schofield, is a coach with the Los Angeles Angels minor league Tempe team in the Arizona League.
Mike Daly (Danville Dans 1999) is now the Manager, International Operations for the Texas Rangers.