Baseball coach who served as the manger of the Seattle mariners in 2009 and 2010. He has also been the bench coach of teams like the Texas Rangers and Kansas City Royals.
He was an All-Pac 10 catcher at Arizona State University and played one MLB season with the Chicago White Sox.
In 2008, he became the first Asian-American manager in MLB history.
His father is Japanese and his mother is Irish.
He succeedd Jim Riggleman as the manager of the Seattle Mariners in 2009.