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Bo McLaughlin, is in his second season as the Rockies Assistant Pitching Coach/BullpenCoach...2014 marks his third season on the Major League staff, as he was named Co-Pitching Coach on June 26, 2012 following the reassignment of Bob Apodaca...prior to being named the Rockies Co-Pitching Coach, McLaughlin was the Pitching Coach at Triple-A Colorado Springs...prior to the 2012 season, he spent three seasons as the Rockies Roving Pitching Coordinator...prior to his coordinator positoin, Bo spent six seasons as the Double-A Tulsa Pitching Coach...McLaughlin has tutored several hurlers that have become Major League pitchers for the Rockies, including Jeff Francis, Ubaldo Jimenez, Manuel Corpas, Franklin Morales, Jhoulys Chacin and Rex Brothers, among others...under McLaughlin's guidance in 2004, Jeff Francis was named Baseball America's Minor League Player of the Year and Ryan Speier won the Rolaids Relief Man Award...prior to joining the Rockies, Bo was a member of the Orioles organization for four years, serving as Minor League Pitching Coordinator from 1999-2001 after spending 1998 as the pitching coach at Bowie (AA)...joined the Orioles from Montreal, where he was the Triple-A pitching coach at Ottawa in 1997 and the Double-A pitching coach for Harrisburg in 1995- 96...began his coaching career in the Cubs organization with Class A Peoria (1993) and Double-A Orlando (1994).

Houston's first round selection (14th overall) in the 1975 June Draft, Bo pitched all or part of six seasons in the Majors for the Astros (1976-79), Braves (1979) and A's (1981-82)...was a two-time All-American at Lipscomb University in Nashville, Tennessee (1974-75).

Full name is Michael Duane McLaughlin...Bo and his wife, Edna, have three children, Nate, Natalie and Steve, and reside in Mesa, Ariz.

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