Buck Showalter

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Birthday
23, 1956
Birthplace
De Funiak Springs, FL
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
23, 1956 (age 62)
Birthplace
De Funiak Springs, FL

About

Baseball manager who coached the Yankees and Rangers before taking over the Baltimore Orioles in 2010.

Before Fame

His success with the Yankees' AAA team earned him a chance to coach the professional team.

Trivia

His first act as coach for the Yankees was to trade most of the veterans and bring in new blood, which included Derek Jeter.

Family Life

He married Angela Showalter in 1983 and he has a son named Nathan and a daughter named Allie. His father was a high school coach.

Associated With

His success with the Yankees was partly based on support from the team owner George Steinbrenner.