ST. PETERSBURG – The Tampa Bay Devil Rays announced their minor league coordinators, on-field managers, coaches and trainers for the 2007 season.
Former minor league manager Skeeter Barnes was named as the organization’s outfield and base-running coordinator and Dick Bosman was named minor league pitching coordinator.
Former major leaguers Gary Gaetti, Neil Allen, Ben Oglivie, Jim Morrison and Ozzie Timmons will join the Rays’ minor league coaching ranks as well as long-time minor league instructors Billy Gardner Jr. and Bill Moloney.
Jim Hoff returns to his post as Rays field coordinator for a sixth season. He is joined by Barnes, Bosman and Steve Livesey who returns for his second season as minor league hitting coordinator.