Twins Roster & Staff

Neil Allen

PERSONAL: Neil Patrick Allen...son, Bobby...attended Bishop Ward (KS) High School where he played baseball, basketball and football.

COACHING CAREER: 2017 marks his 36th season in professional baseball...named Twins pitching coach on November 25, his first season with the Twins, the pitching staff had their lowest ERA since 2010 (4.07)...named pitching coach for the SiriusXM Futures Game in 2013...coached at Single-A Staten Island from 2000-02, winning the New York-Penn League championship in his final season there with a staff ERA of 2.57. 

PLAYING CAREER: Pitched 11 years in the majors for New York-NL (1979-83), St. Louis (1983-85), New York-AL (1985, 1987-88), Chicago-AL (1986-87) and Cleveland (1989). 

PROFESSIONAL: Selected by New York-NL in 11th round of 1976 First-Year Player Draft.