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Rudy Hernandez #63

PERSONAL: Rudolfo Jesus Hernandez...wife, Andrea...son, Bryan...resides in Maracay, VZ.

COACHING CAREER: Named Twins assistant hitting coach November 12, 2014...2016 marks his 16th season in Twins organization...2014 marked his second season in his third stint with the GCL Twins after coaching there in 2009 and 2011...spent 2012 as coach for Double-A New Britain after also coaching for the Rock Cats in 2010...coached at Single-A Beloit from 2005-08 and was a coach for Single-A Quad City in 2004...managed GCL Twins from 2002-03...managed Rookie Elizabethton in 2001...named Appalachian League Manager of the Year after 41-22 first place finish in 2001...managed San Joaquin in Venezuelan Summer League in 2000...managed Aragua in Venezuelan Winter League in 1999 and 2000...has career minor league managerial record of 139-102 (.577)...coordinator of instruction at Twins Venezuelan Academy, 1996-2000...played three years of summer ball in Venezuela, 1993-96...played in Mexican League in 1992.

PLAYING CAREER: Played five seasons in New York Mets system (1987-91), hitting .250 (410-for-1637) with 55 doubles, 14 triples, three home runs and 156 RBI in 493 games...played second base and third base.

PROFESSIONAL: Signed by New York-NL as an undrafted free agent in 1986.