D-backs Roster & Staff

Luis Urueta #60

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

Is in his first season on the D-backs' Major League staff and 17th in the organization...Spent 2017 as the D-backs' Field Coordinator...During the 2016/17 offseason, served as bench coach and interim manager for Licey in the Dominican Winter League, winning the championship...Spent 2008-12, and '16 as the D-backs' Short-Season Field Coordinator, and 2015 with Triple-A Reno as a coach.

COACHING CAREER

Managed Leones de Monteria in the Colombian Winter Leagues from 2010/11-2015/16 and Licey in 2017- 18...won the Manager of the Year award 3 straight years (2013/14, 2014/15 and 2015/16)...his teams won 2-straight CWL championships in 2014/15 and 2015/16...Led the Dominican Summer League D-backs in 2007, '13-14.

PLAYING CAREER

Signed in 1998 as the D-backs' first Colombian player and played 4 seasons in the Minor Leagues from 1999-2002...in 2003, played in the Cardinals' organization...Played in the Italian Baseball League for Bologna from 2004- 06 and Florence in 2007...Was the MVP of the Colombian Winter League in 2004.

PERSONAL

Married to Vanessa...has 2 daughters: Martina and Francesca.