Age: 52

Born: Aug. 20, 1960 Covina, Calif.

As a player: A .245 career average with 271 home runs, 919 RBI. One All-Star Game, coming in 1985 with the Twins at the Metrodome. … Twice hit 32 homers in a season while with the Twins, the team he played for from his rookie season of 1982 to 1988, helping them win the 1987 World Series. … Also played with the Angels, Red Sox, Cardinals and Brewers.

As a coach: Joined GCL Twins in 2010 as a coach. …Was Class AA New Britain hitting coach In 2011. … Was Class AAA Rochester hitting coach in 2012.