|photo from http://bravosdemargarita.com|
Congratulations are in order for Mr. Meulens as he has been appointed manager of the Bravos after the
With this achievement in mind, coupled with his role of hitting coach, helping the Giants to their World Series title this fall, let's have a look at the coaching career of one Hensley Filemon Acasio Meulens.
2003-2004 Bluefield Orioles (App)
Both cards produced by Grandstand Cards
2005-2008 Indianapolis Indians (IL)
It would seem Mr. Meulens spent a good portion of his time in Indianapolis testing the sturdiness of the dugout guard rails.
All Indianapolis cards by Choice Marketing
2009 Fresno Grizzlies (PCL)
By MultiAd Sports
2005 Peoria Saguaros (AFL)
If I could find any photos of Bam Bam in his Peoria Saguaros uniform, I'd make my own custom card to fill this glaring hole in the baseball card chronicles of his illustrious career.
2006 Honolulu Sharks (HWB)
Hawaii Winter Baseball apparently produced all of their own card sets in-house.
2009 Bravos de Margarita (LVBP)
The photo at the top of this post was taken shortly after Meulens arrived with the team last year. He wasn't there long as shortly after the Winter League season began, the Giants vacated their hitting coach position and promoted Meulens into the role, subsequently asking him to report to Arizona to oversee the development of San Francisco's minor league talent participating in the Arizona Winter League season as a roving instructor. As a result, he only got to spend a couple of weeks with the Bravos.
2010 San Francisco Giants (NL)
Topps/Emerald Nuts Giants Stadium Giveaway
2004 Netherlands (Summer Olympics)
2009 Netherlands (WBC)