Angels Roster & Staff

Matt Martin #80

Coaching Highlights

2019 marks first season in Angels organization as Coaching Assistant/Instant Replay Coordinator, following appointment on Jan. 3 (replacing Andrew Bailey, who became Halos Bullpen Coach)...From 2014-17, was a member of Brad Ausmus' Major League staff in Detroit as Defensive Coordinator...During time with Tigers, assisted coaching staff with all on-field arrangements, as well as with coordination of all advanced scouting information...Prior to joining Detroit's staff, served 22 seasons as either a minor league coach, manager or instructor...Was Orioles Minor League Infield Instructor in 2013 and also held same position for Baltimore in 2004...In 2012, was Dodgers Minor League Coordinator of Instruction and managed their Arizona Summer League team...Spent five seasons (2007-11) as Dodgers Minor League Infield Coordinator ... Served as manager for Gulf Coast League Yankees in 2006 after being the team's hitting coach in 2005...Was Double-A hitting coach in Detroit system from 1998-2003...Began 1997 as a roving Infield Instructor for Detroit before managing their New York-Penn League affiliate in Jamestown for second half of year after manager Dwight Lowry tragically passed away from a heart attack at age 39 on July 10...Gained first managerial experience in 1996 with Cincinnati's Pioneer League affiliate in Billings.

Playing Career & Misc 

Played four seasons in minor leagues (1991-94) in Reds organization as an infielder (also appeared in five games as a pitcher)...Selected by Cincinnati in 36th round of 1991 First-Year Player Draft out of Lubbock Christian University...During time with Detroit, was active in community, attending Tigers Winter Caravan and Tigerfest... Also worked with Tigers Dreams Come True and Keeping Kids in the Game programs.