D-backs Roster & Staff

Tony Perezchica #3

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

Is in his 17th season in the D-backs' organization (23rd overall) and third at the Major League level as third base coach.

COACHING CAREER

Served in various roles in the D-backs' farm system from 2003-16, including Minor League Field and Infield Coordinator from 2014-16 ... Began his coaching career with Double-A Norwich (hitting) in 1997 ... also worked as a hitting coach from 1998-2002 in the Yankees' organization ... Spent 3 years as manager in the D-backs' Minor League system with Rookie-Advanced Missoula (2003), Single-A South Bend (2004) and Double-A Tennessee (2005) ... Led the Silver Hawks to the semifinals of the 2004 Midwest League playoffs. 

PLAYING CAREER

Appeared in 69 games with the Giants (1988, 1990-91) and Indians (1991-92) ... Made his MLB debut on Sept. 7, 1988 vs. Braves and collected his first hit (single) off Hall of Famer Tom Glavine ... Played 11 Minor League seasons in the Giants (1984-91), Indians (1992) and Yankees' (1994-95) organizations ... Selected by the Giants in the third round of the 1984 draft.

PERSONAL

Married to Natalie…has 3 children: A.J., Alexandria and Jasmine.