Roles of a Bench Coach


By Skip Schumaker


 Skip Schumaker discusses the many roles and responsibilities of a bench coach.


Schumaker is currently the associate manager for the San Diego Padres and is a two-time World Series Champion. Schumaker was drafted in the fifth round of the 2001 MLB Amateur Player Draft by the St. Louis Cardinals following his career at the University of California, Santa Barbara. In addition to his two World Series titles, Schumaker was a member of the USA Baseball 2006 Olympic Qualifying team that won a gold medal in Cuba and secured a spot in the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games.