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Tim Hyers

Coaching Career

Hyers enters his second season as the Dodgers' assistant hitting coach and will also assume the title of director of minor league hitting...spent seven seasons with the Boston Red Sox organization prior to joining the Dodgers…he was Boston's minor league hitting coordinator from 2013-15 after previously serving as the club's area scout for Georgia from 2009-12…in 2014, he served as Boston's interim Major League hitting coach for part of the season while Greg Colbrunn recovered from an injury…Hyers was the hitting coach at Single-A West Michigan in the Tigers minor league system in 2002.

Playing Career

The former first baseman/outfielder played 133 career games over parts of four seasons in the Major Leagues with the Padres (1994-95), Tigers (1996), and Marlins (1999) and batted .217/.298/.287…he was selected in the second round of the 1990 First-Year Player Draft by the Toronto Blue Jays out of Newton High in Covington, GA.


Timothy James Hyers is married to Kristin and they have three children - Zach, Ashley and Joseph.