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Bobby Post

Pitching Coach
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Bobby Post will begin his eighth season as the Pitching Coach for the Sioux City Explorers in 2019. Post
was the pitching coach for the Explorers in 2009 and 2010 under manager Les Lancaster and served in
the same role in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 under field manager, Steve Montgomery.
 
Bobby is a native of Victorville, California and played at Cerritos Junior College (CA) and finished his
college career at the University of Nevada-Reno where he was 18-5 for two seasons with the Wolf Pack.
After his college career, Post spent seven years in professional baseball with an overall record of 52-16
with 20 saves. His pro playing career carried him to Taiwan with stops in Sioux Falls and Sioux City in the Northern League.
 
During his time in Sioux City, Post had a record of 17-12 in 53 games, with 157 strikeouts and a 4.80 ERA.He ranks 5th in Explorers franchise history in innings pitched (318 2/3) and batters faced (1,365). He also holds the record for most starts in a single season with 22 in 1998.
 
Once his playing days were over, Post was a pitching coach at Barstow (CA) Community College for three
years and also served as the pitching coach at Briar Cliff University in Sioux City, IA.
 
After his two years as the pitching coach for the Explorers, Post spent the 2011 season with the Calgary
Vipers in the North American League as the pitching coach. During his time at Calgary, Post had three
pitchers in the top 10 for wins and earned run average in the North American League.
 
Bobby, who makes his home in Sioux City, Iowa with his wife (Jennifer) and three daughters Alyssa, Emily and Jayden.