COACHING CAREER: Named Phillies pitching coach on Nov. 21, 2013...Was not affiliated with a club for the 2013 season after working as BOS' pitching coach in 2012; had originally joined BOS as a special assignment scout/instructor prior to being named pitching coach...Spent 6 seasons (2006-11) as KC's pitching coach where he guided 2009 AL Cy Young Award winner Zack Greinke, among others...Served as a minor league pitching coach for COL for seven years (1999-2005), including three years with Salem (A, 1999-2001) and 4 with Colorado Springs (AAA, 2002-05)...Coached his son's Sequoia High School baseball teams in Redwood City, CA from 1995-98...Worked as a scout for FLA in 1996...Began the 1994 season as FLA's bullpen catcher before being promoted to bullpen coach in May of 1994, a position he held for the remainder of the season.
PITCHING CAREER: Selected by KC in the third round of the secondary phase of the 1973 draft...Pitched for parts of 19 seasons in the Major Leagues (1975-93)...Was a member of the 1982 AL Champion Brewers...Earned the win in relief in the deciding Game 5 of the 1982 ALCS vs CAL.
PERSONAL: Robert Craig McClure... Married Shirley Brockmeier; has four sons: Jake, Adam and twins Teddy and Brock, and one daughter, Jessica... 1970 graduate of Terra Nova High School (Pacifica, CA), where he lettered in baseball, football and basketball... Played at the College of San Mateo (CA); went 17-1 and batted .340 in his college career and earned All-State and All-America honors... Played Little League baseball with former All-Star first baseman Keith Hernandez...Hobbies: Keeping up with his twins and saltwater fly fishing.