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Rudy Hernandez #63

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

COACHING CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: 2019 marks his 24th season in Twins organization and 19th in a coaching capacity...in 2017, as assistant hitting coach, the Twins scored 815 runs, the fourth most in club history; they hit 206 home runs, the third most in club history...in 2017, Twins hitters ranked third in the AL in walks (593) and fourth in runs scored (815) and on-base percentage (.334)...named Twins assistant hitting coach November 12, 2014...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).

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...played three years of summer ball in Venezuela, 1993-96...played in Mexican League in 1992. Signed by New York-NL as an undrafted free agent in 1986.