White Sox Reveal 2020 Player Development Staff

Chris Getz will return for his fourth season as the director of player development.

670 The Score Staff
January 13, 2020 - 11:55 am

(670 The Score) The White Sox on Monday revealed their player development staff and assignments for the 2020.

The group will be led by director of player development Chris Getz, who's entering his fourth season in his current position. The White Sox also have new managers at each their top four teams in the farm system: Wes Helms at Triple-A Charlotte, Justin Jirschele at Double-A Birmingham, Ryan Newman at Class-A Winston-Salem and Guillermo Quiroz at Class-A Kannapolis.

Here's a look at the player development staff:

Player development staff

Director of player development: Chris Getz
Senior director of minor league operations: Grace Guerrero Zwit
Field coordinator/outfield and baserunning: Doug Sisson
Pitching coordinator: Everett Teaford
Assistant pitching coordinator: J.R. Perdew
Hitting coordinator: Ben Broussard
Assistant hitting coordinator: Ryan Johansen
Catching coordinator: John Orton
Performance coordinator: Goldy Simmons
Senior biomechanical engineer: Ben Hansen

Assistants to player development

Manager, player development: Rod Larson
Manager, player development: Graham Harboe
Assistant, player development: Rafael Santana
Assistant, player development: Tommy Thompson
Assistant, player development: Diego Francisco
Rehab pitching coach: Steve McCatty
Education coordinator: Erin Santana
Latin/cultural development coordinator: Anthony Santiago
Quality control: Zach Jones, Nate Pearson, Devin Pickett

Medical staff

Medical coordinator: Scott Takao
Physical therapist/rehab coordinator: Derek Garris
Physical therapist: Brooks Klein
Strength and conditioning advisor: Dale Torborg

Arizona operations

Facility manager: Joe Lachcik
Minor league clubhouse and equipment manager: Dan Flood
Assistant minor league clubhouse manager: Bryant Biasotti
Assistant, player development/Latin education assistant: Grant Flick

Triple-A Charlotte Knights

Manager: Wes Helms
Pitching coach: Matt Zaleski
Hitting coach: Howie Clark
Coach: Mike Daniel
Trainer: Cory Barton
Performance coach: Shawn Powell

Double-A Birmingham

Manager: Justin Jirschele
Pitching coach: Richard Dotson
Hitting coach: Charlie Romero
Coach: Devin DeYoung
Trainer: Hyeon Kim
Performance coach: Tim Rodmaker

Class-A Winston-Salem

Manager: Ryan Newman
Pitching coach: Danny Farquhar
Hitting coach: Charlie Poe
Trainer: Carson Wooten
Performance coach: George Timke

Class-A Kannapolis

Manager: Guillermo Quiroz
Pitching coach: José Bautista
Hitting coach: Cole Armstrong
Coach: Patrick Leyland
Trainer: Joe Geck
Performance coach: Kevin Childs

Advanced rookie Great Falls

Manager: Mike Gellinger
Pitching coach: John Ely
Hitting coach: Cam Seitzer
Trainer: Jeremy Kneebusch
Performance coach: Tyler Gniadek

Arizona rookie league White Sox

Manager: Ever Magallanes
Pitching coach: Felipe Lira
Pitching coach: Drew Hasler
Hitting coach: Gary Ward
Trainer: Scott Johnson
Performance coach/rehab: Daniel Cobian

Dominican Republic Academy

Academy supervisor: Louis Silverio
Field coordinator: Guillermo Reyes
Office manager: Carolina Santos
Complex operations coordinator: Manuel Santana
Manager; catching coordinator: Ángel Rosario
Pitching coach: Leo Hernández
Hitting coach: Gerardo Olivares
Assistant pitching coach: José Brito
Assistant hitting coach: Angel González
Outfield coach: Julio Ramírez
Trainer: Sergio Marte
Performance coach: Jonathan Hasbun