Named Phillies hitting coach on 10/4/12. Prior to being named to his current position, spent 3 seasons as a minor league coordinator for the Phillies: outfield/baserunning (2010) and hitting (2011-12). Was TB's hitting coach for 5 years (1998; 2006-09) and the minor league hitting coordinator for 8 years (1997; 1999-2005). Spent 3 years as a coach with HOU (1994-96), the last two as the hitting coach. Served as a minor league coach for PIT for 4 years (1990-93)
Played 16 professional seasons, including parts of 12 years in the major leagues. Selected by CIN in the 1974 June draft. Finished 2nd in NL Rookie of the Year voting in 1977 to Andre Dawson. Led NYM in RBI (65) in his rookie year of 1977.
Personal & Misc.
Steven Curtis Henderson... Married Pam Baxley (11/15/80)... 1970 graduate of Jack Yates High School (TX)... Attended Prairie View A&M University (TX)...Hobby: Golf.