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November 29, 2010 at 1:15 PM

Former Mariners manager Daren Brown, hitting coach Alonzo Powell, catching co-ordinator Roger Hansen resume prior minor league duties

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The Mariners have announced their 2011 minor league staffs and the bigger names are men who worked with Seattle in interim roles at the major league level last year.
Daren Brown is returning to manage Class AAA Tacoma, with Alonzo Powell as his hitting instructor. Brown took over for former manager Don Wakamatsu when the latter was fired in August. Powell had replaced M’s hitting coach Alan Cockrell in early May.
Roger Hansen (photo below) had moved up to become Mariners bench coach under Brown, but resumes his former role as Seattle’s roving minor league catching instructor. Most levels have returning managers, but Class A Everett will see former coach Scott Steinmann take over as field boss.
Other new staffers include Class AA Jackson manager Jim Pankovits, and coach Cory Snyder. Former big league utility-man Mike Kinkade, who played for AAA Tacoma in 2008, will join the Everett staff in his first coaching role.
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Photo Credits: AP


Here is the entire staff list:
Roving Instructors:
Field Coordinator: Andy Stankiewicz
Pitching Coordinator: Rick Waits
Catching Coordinator: Roger Hansen
Hitting Coordinator: Jose Castro and Rick Down
Infield & Baserunning Coordinator: Darrin Garner
Latin America Field Coordinator: John Tamargo
Latin America Pitching Coordinator: Nasusel Cabrera
Director, Sports Science & Performance: Marcus Elliott, MD
Performance Specialists, Coordinator: James Clifford & Danny Garcia
Supervisor of Athletic Training: Chris Gorosics
Rehabilitation & Athletic Training Coordinator: Sean McQueeney
Mental Training Coach: Rafael Colon
Player Education Coordinator: Kevin Almond
AAA Tacoma Rainiers:
Manager: Daren Brown
Pitching Coach: Dwight Bernard
Coach: Alonzo Powell
Trainer: Tom Newberg
Trainer: Jeremy Clipperton
Performance Specialist: Charlie Kenyon
Clubhouse Manager: Eddie Romprey
AA Jackson Generals:
Manager: Jim Pankovits
Pitching Coach: Lance Painter
Coach: Cory Snyder
Trainer: Matt Toth
Performance Specialist: Rob Fumagalli
A High Desert Mavericks:
Manager: Jose Moreno
Pitching Coach: Tom Dettore
Coach: Tommy Cruz
Trainer: Eduardo Tamez
A Clinton LumberKings:
Manager: Eddie Menchaca
Pitching Coach: Rich Dorman
Coach: Terry Pollreisz
Trainer: Jake Naas*
A Everett AquaSox:
Manager: Scott Steinmann
Pitching Coach: Andrew Lorraine
Coach: Mike Kinkade
Trainer: Spyder Webb
Rookie Pulaski Mariners:
Manager: Rob Mummau
Pitching Coach: Nasusel Cabrera
Coach: Rafael Santo Domingo
Trainer: B.J. Downie
Rookie Peoria Mariners:
Manager: Jesus Azuaje
Pitching Coach: Gary Wheelock
Coach: Andy Bottin
Coach: Brent Johnson
Trainer: Randy Roetter
Performance Specialist: Gabe Bourland
Clubhouse Manager: Ryan Stiles
Clubhouse Assistant: Isaac Ruiz
Interpreter: Sung Kun Yun
Dominican Summer League:
Field Coordinator: Freddy Tiburcio
Manager: Francisco Gerez
Pitching Coach: Danielin Acevedo
Coach: Manelik Pimentel & Joel Guerrero
Trainer: Leonardo Santiago
Venezuelan Summer League:
Manager: Russell Vasquez
Pitching Coach: Carlos Hernandez
Coach: William Oropeza & Jose Umbria
Trainer: Jhonny Molina and Luis Fermin
Clubhouse Manager: Melvi Piedra

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