Bob Apodaca
American baseball player and coach
Bob Apodaca
Robert John Apodaca, otherwise known as Bob Apodaca is the pitching coach for the Colorado Rockies. On June 26, 2012, he asked to be reassigned & he was named Special Asst to GM Dan O'Dowd. He was replaced by Jim Wright & Bo McLaughlin who served as co-pitching coaches. Apodaca, who is of Mexican American descent, attended Cerritos College and California State University, Los Angeles. He signed with the New York Mets as an undrafted free agent in 1971.
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Rockies' rallies come up short, Mets win 6-5 in 11
The Sacramento Bee - almost 5 years
Todd Helton got the pitch he was looking for and changed the game. Too bad for the Colorado Rockies, they couldn't fully take advantage. Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Guillermo Moscoso works against New York Mets leadoff hitter Kirk Nieuwenhuis in the first inning of a baseball game in Denver on Saturday, April 28, 2012. Colorado Rockies pitching coach Bob Apodaca, right, confers with starting pitcher Guillermo Moscoso after he gave up three runs to the New York Mets in the fifth inning of the Mets' 7-5 victory in a baseball game in Denver on Saturday, April 28, 2012. Mososo, who was summoned from Triple-A Colorado Springs to make the start on Saturday, was tagged with the loss. Colorado Rockies pitching coach Bob Apodaca, front left, confers with catcher Wilin Rosario, back, and starting picher Guillermo Mososo after he gave up a two-run single to New York Mets' Lucas Duda in the fifth inning of the Mets' 7-5 victory in a baseball game in Denver on Saturday, ...
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Davis' RBI single gets Mets past Rockies 6-5 in 11
The Sacramento Bee - almost 5 years
Ike Davis singled in the go-ahead run in the 11th inning and the New York Mets overcame two tying homers allowed by their bullpen to beat the Colorado Rockies 6-5 Sunday. New York Mets' David Wright, left, is congratulated by Ike Davis as Wright scores on a single by Scott Hairston off Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Jamie Moyer in the first inning of a baseball game in Denver on Sunday, April 29, 2012. Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Jamie Moyer, left, confers with pitching coach Bob Apodaca, center, as catcher Ramon Hernandez, front, comes in to join the conference after Moyer gave up an RBI single to New York Mets' Scott Hairston in the first inning of a baseball game in Denver on Sunday, April 29, 2012. Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Jamie Moyer throws to a New York Mets batter during the first inning of a baseball game in Denver on Sunday, April 29, 2012. New York Mets starting pitcher Johan Santana watches a delivery to a Colorado Rockies batt ...
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MLB Team Report - Colorado Rockies - Los Angeles Times
Google News - over 5 years
"There's going to be that natural progression," pitching coach Bob Apodaca said. "You want to increase his innings incrementally. A final number, I don't know. We're going to be very, very cautious, especially with him being sick the last few days
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Morning letters: DREAM Act a luxury California can't afford - OCRegister
Google News - over 5 years
ANAHEIM HILLS, Bob Apodaca: The question of fairness is debated about why the rich should bail out the middle class, poor or disadvantaged. However, when it comes to serving our country we are mostly bailed out by the middle class,
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Rockies push Chacin's start back a week - MLB.com
Google News - over 5 years
Pitching coach Bob Apodaca said he already planned to be part of a meeting with general manager Dan O'Dowd to discuss the issue after the current road trip. With the Rockies having traded their ace, Ubaldo Jimenez, to the Indians at the non-waiver
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Right-hander Alex White eager to make first start for Colorado Rockies - Denver Post
Google News - over 5 years
"(Pitching coach Bob) Apodaca was saying there are a few things, like dryness and stuff, where you'll feel a little difference. But other than that, it's not a big deal," White said. "It's been pretty easy inside the clubhouse and on the field
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Kickin' it: Broncos Tebow can't be compared with Staubach - Denver Post
Google News - over 5 years
You might know more than I do. Please share your knowledge regarding Bob Apodaca's ability to keep his job with the Rockies. Sure, he had a 6-6 record with the New York Mets in 1974 and he speaks Spanish, but he also (you fill in the blank)."
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Sanchez wins 1st since June, Marlins top Rockies - Atlanta Journal Constitution
Google News - over 5 years
(AP Photo/Barry Gutierrez) Colorado Rockies pitcher Juan Nicasio (44) is greeted by Rockies pitching coach Bob Apodaca after the second inning of a baseball game against the Florida Marlins Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2011, in Denver. Nicasio fractured his C1
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Chacín lanzará con todo - TalCualDigital.com
Google News - over 5 years
El coach de pitcheo, Bob Apodaca, le indicó a Chacín que no tomara prácticas de bateo hasta que esté en el juego. “Tuvimos una sesión muy buena, asegurándonos de que el ritmo era el adecuado para él”, dijo el técnico, quien se mostró satisfecho porque
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Jimenez expected to join Indians on Wednesday - Austin American-Statesman
Google News - over 5 years
(AP Photo/Chris Park) Colorado Rockies' Ubaldo Jimenez, right, talks with pitching coach Bob Apodaca, left, after the first inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres, Saturday, July 30, 2011, in San Diego. Jimenez shook hands with
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Small-market Indians, Pirates and D-Backs make biggest moves at baseball ... - MassLive.com
Google News - over 5 years
By AP Associated PressThe Colorado Rockies' Ubaldo Jimenez, right, talks with pitching coach Bob Apodaca, left, on Saturday in San Diego. By HOWIE RUMBERG Associated Press Michael Bourn went from the bottom of the NL Central in Houston to the top of
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Guzman keys late rally as Padres beat Rockies 8-3 - Seattle Post Intelligencer
Google News - over 5 years
Colorado Rockies' Ubaldo Jimenez, right, talks with pitching coach Bob Apodaca, left, after the first inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres, Saturday, July 30, 2011, in San Diego. Jimenez shook hands with teammates and left the dugout
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Apodaca the Problem - Rox Pile
Google News - over 5 years
Pitching Coach Bob Apodaca holds a heavy hand in the pitching downfall this season. Apodaca has been with the Rockies for nine seasons under Clint Hurdle and Jim Tracy. He, like our pitching has constantly been up and down throughout the Rockies
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Wednesday Morning Rangers Notes: John Danks? Hey, Why Not! - Baseball Time in Arlington
Google News - over 5 years
Interestingly, the previous New York Post report that Jimenez is miffed at his contractual situation has now been paired with talk that Jimenez "has some disconnect" with Rockies pitching coach Bob Apodaca.]
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Carlos Gonzalez Hurts Wrist; Writing On Wall For Rockies Season - Purple Row
Google News - over 5 years
Or maybe if Tracy's not to blame, how about Bob Apodaca and Carney Lansford? Apodaca has been hailed as an excellent pitching coach, reclaiming pitchers such as Jorge De La Rosa and Matt Belisle from the scrap heap, and yet he can't seem to get through
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Colorado Rockies defeat Washington Nationals 3-2 – MLB Update - bettor.com (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
However on Friday, the newly appointed Bob Apodaca had given Hammel useful enough tips to change the map of the game. Even though it was the Nationals' offence which seemed buoyant in the start with Michael Morse' early sacrifice fly hit,
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EXCLUSIVE: Hot Import Nights is back! - Examiner.com
Google News - over 5 years
The new HIN will be part of the Xtreme Drift Circuit family, which Michael and Aaron have been running with Bob Apodaca, touring the country with increasingly-popular drifting events and keeping the import scene alive. To start, Hot Import Nights will
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    FIFTIES
  • 2007
    Age 57
    Likewise, they held the Arizona Diamondbacks to just eight runs in their four game sweep of the 2007 National League Championship Series to head to the World Series for the first time in franchise history.
    More Details Hide Details Apodaca remained the Rockies' pitching coach until June 26,, when he asked to be reassigned, and was named Special Assistant to GM Dan O'Dowd. He was replaced by Jim Wright & Bo McLaughlin, who served as co-pitching coaches. It was under Apodaca's tutelage that Ubaldo Jiménez tossed the franchise's first and only no-hitter on April 17,. He and his wife, Deborah, have four children, two boys and two girls. or The Ultimate Mets Database
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1950
    Age 0
    Born on January 31, 1950.
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