Rich Dubee

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Rich Dubee
Rich Dubee.jpg
Dubee with the Phillies in 2008
Detroit Tigers – No. 52
Pitcher / Coach
Born: (1957-10-19) October 19, 1957 (age 59)
Brockton, Massachusetts
Bats: Switch Throws: Right

As coach

Richard Peter Dubee, Jr. (born October 19, 1957) is the pitching coach for the Detroit Tigers of Major League Baseball (MLB). He has previously coached at the Major League level for the Florida Marlins (now Miami Marlins) and Philadelphia Phillies.

Playing career[edit]

Dubee was drafted in the third round of the 1976 MLB draft by the Kansas City Royals. He pitched six years in the Royals system and finished his career 45–49 with a 4.07 earned run average and twenty-six complete games.

Coaching career[edit]

Dubee confers with Kyle Kendrick on the mound.

Dubee began his coaching career with the Kansas City Royals in 1982. He was the Florida Marlins pitching coach from 1998 to 2001. He then served as the pitching coach for the Philadelphia Phillies from 2005 to 2013. The 2013 season was Dubee's thirteenth and final season in the Phillies organization, and ninth as pitching coach.

He was hired as the Atlanta Braves Minor League pitching coordinator in November 2013, replacing Dave Wallace.[1]

On October 29, 2015 Dubee was named the new pitching coach for the Detroit Tigers, replacing retiring Jeff Jones.[2]


Dubee married Maureen Carroll on February 18, 1979. They have two children, Megan (born February 23, 1983) and Michael (born January 12, 1986). Michael was drafted and signed by the Phillies in the 18th round of the 2006 MLB draft.[citation needed] Megan is a 2005 graduate of the University of Florida.[citation needed]


  1. ^ Bowman, Mark (November 25, 2013). "Braves tab ex-Phils pitching coach for Minors role". Retrieved November 27, 2013. 
  2. ^ Beck, Jason (October 29, 2015). "Tigers name Dubee pitching coach". Retrieved October 29, 2015. 

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Sporting positions
Preceded by
Larry Rothschild
Florida Marlins pitching coach
Succeeded by
Brad Arnsberg
Preceded by
Joe Kerrigan
Philadelphia Phillies pitching coach
Succeeded by
Bob McClure
Preceded by
Jeff Jones
Detroit Tigers pitching coach
Succeeded by