> Returns for his 16th season in the Giants organization, and 39th campaign overall in professional baseball.
> Will serve as the Giants' first base coach this season after working 13-straight years as SF's bullpen catcher.
> Takes over first base coaching box for Roberto Kelly, who moved to coach third base due to the retirement of Tim Flannery.
> Prior to joining San Francisco chain, former big league catcher spent six years in the Cubs organization and six seasons with the Rockies.
> Logged 15 years as a minor league manager.
> Was originally slated to manage Class A Advanced San Jose in 2003, but was elevated to big league club prior to Opening Day.
> Was a member of the coaching staff that traveled to Taiwan with MLB All-Stars in 2011
> Has two daughters (Kirstyn and Megan).
> Graduated from St. Patrick's (NE) High School.
> Attended Indiana State University in Terre Haute, IN.