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Royals vs Mets 2015 World Series Game 5 in New York

Following are the staffs that will coach the Kansas City Royals' minor league clubs in 2022. The club made the announcement Friday.

The Royals added a World Series hero to one of their staffs. Christian Colón, who had the game-winning hit in the Game 5 clincher for the Royals in 2015, has rejoined the organization as assistant hitting coach at Double-A Northwest Arkansas.

OMAHA STORM CHASERS (Triple-A)
Name Position
Scott Thorman Manager
Dane Johnson Pitching coach
Brian Buchanan Hitting coach
Tommy Shields Bench coach
Ryan Powers Assistant hitting coach
James Stone Certified athletic trainer
Yannick Plante Strength and conditioning coach
Mike Brown Coordinator of clubhouse operations
NORTHWEST ARKANSAS NATURALS (Double-A)
Name Position
Chris Widger Manager
Derrick Lewis Pitching coach
Abraham Núñez Hitting coach
Christian Colón Assistant hitting coach
Mike Jirschele Bench coach
Danny Accola Certified athletic trainer
CJ Mikkelsen Strength and conditioning coach
Danny Helmer Coordinator of clubhouse operations
QUAD CITIES RIVER BANDITS (High-A)
Name Position
Brooks Conrad Manager
Steve Luebber Pitching coach
Andy LaRoche Hitting coach
David Noworyta Assistant hitting coach
Brad Groleau Certified athletic trainer
Kevin Kuntz Assistant coach
Matt Resar Coordinator of clubhouse operations
COLUMBIA FIREFLIES (Low-A)
Name Position
Tony Peña Jr. Manager
John Habyan Pitching coach
Jesus Azuaje Hitting coach
Chris Nelson Assistant hitting coach
Glenn Hubbard Bench coach
Nevan Dominguez Certified athletic trainer
Christian Andreas Coordinator of clubhouse operations
SURPRISE ROYALS
Name Position
Omar Ramirez Manager
Carlos Martinez Pitching coach
Mark Davis Pitching coach
Julio Pimentel Rehab pitching coach
Ramon Castro Hitting coach
Miguel Bernard Assistant hitting coach
Alex Liddi Assistant hitting coach
Andre David Bench coach
Matt Schmidt Assistant coach
Joey Manana Strength and conditioning coach
Kazuma Fukuzimi Certified athletic trainer
Todd Jansen Coordinator of clubhouse operations
DOMINICAN ROYALS (two teams)
Name Position
Ramón Martínez Manager
Sergio De Luna Manager
Rafael Feliz Pitching coach
José Veras Pitching coach
Wilson Betemit Hitting coach
Fernando Martínez Hitting coach
Onil Joseph Bench coach
Quilvio Veras Bench coach
Marcos Sierra Strength and conditioning coach
David Archer Certified athletic trainer
Alessandro Bertozzo Athletic trainer
Martin Berroa Athletic trainer
Manuel Plaza Athletic trainer

Top photo of Christian Colón courtesy Kansas City Royals.