Dwight Bernard

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Dwight Bernard
Born: (1952-05-31) May 31, 1952 (age 66)
Mount Vernon, Illinois
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
June 29, 1978, for the New York Mets
Last MLB appearance
October 2, 1982, for the Milwaukee Brewers
MLB statistics
Win–loss record 4–8
Earned run average 4.14
Strikeouts 92

Dwight Vern Bernard (born May 31, 1952) is a former Major League Baseball pitcher who played in the major leagues from 1978 to 1982 for the Milwaukee Brewers and New York Mets. While playing for Milwaukee, he was a member of the 1982 squad that won the ALCS, and pitched in the 8th inning of Game 6 of the World Series on October 19, 1982, which Milwaukee lost to the St. Louis Cardinals by a score of 13-1. [1]

Since 2006, Bernard has been the pitching coach for the Triple-A Tacoma Rainiers, a minor league team for the Seattle Mariners. He was named pitching coach of the Class-A Clinton LumberKings of the Midwest League after the '09 season.[2]

Bernard was let go by the Mariners organization after the 2013 season and later hired by the San Francisco Giants where he is currently the pitching coach for their Sacramento River Cats minor league affiliate.


  1. ^ "1982 World Series Game 6". Baseball Reference. Retrieved November 29, 2017. 
  2. ^ "LumberKings announce 2010 field staff". Clinton LumberKings. minorleaguebaseball.com. December 11, 2009. Retrieved 2009-12-13. 

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