FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA21) — TinCaps fans will see familiar faces in the dugout at Parkview Field this year.
Thursday the San Diego Padres announced the coaching staffs for all of their minor league affiliates, and Fort Wayne will bring back its full coaching staff from 2018, the first time that’s happened in Fort Wayne’s 27-year franchise history.
Anthony Contreras returns for his fourth year as TinCaps manager, with Burt Hooton back for his seventh season as pitching coach.
Hitting coach Jonathan Mathews and fielding coach Jhonny Carvajal also return, along with athletic trainer Allyse Kramer, and strength coach Sam Hoffman.