Begins his fifth season as Major League Pitching Coach, his fifth season on the Major League staff and his eighth season of coaching in the Indians organization...Indians pitchers have led the league in strikeouts over each of the last three seasons for the first time since 1963-68...Indians hurlers have posted the 2nd-lowest ERA in the American League each of the last two campaigns (2015-16)...Oversaw a staff that set a Major League single-season record for strikeouts (1450) in 2014, posting a 3.56 ERA that ranked in the A.L.'s top half (6th) for a second straight campaign (3.82 ERA in 2013 was 7th in A.L.) and sat more than one full run below the 2012 figure (4.78) he inherited...In 2013,Tribe hurlers posted a 3.13 ERA after the All-Star break, 4th in MLB...Staff also recorded a then franchise-record 1379 strikeouts, 2nd-most in MLB ...Was the club's Minor League Pitching Coordinator in 2012...Was the Pitching Coach for the 2011 Kinston Indians...Made his coaching debut in 2010 as the Pitching Coach of the Lake County Captains.
Selected in the 7th round of the 1996 draft by Tampa Bay...Played professionally for 14 seasons including parts of five seasons at the Major League level with the Tampa Bay Devil Rays, Texas Rangers and Anaheim Angels where he compiled a record of 4-11 with a 6.27 ERA in 40 games/20 starts...Made his Major League debut in 1999 with Tampa Bay and was part of the Angels World Series Championship team in 2002...Named the Minor League Pitcher of the Year in 2001 for Tampa Bay and 2002 with Anaheim ...Pitched in Korea ('05-'07) and Taiwan ('09) before retiring.
Full name MICHAEL CHRISTOPHER CALLAWAY… Married, wife's name is Anna...Has two daughters - Catherine and Madeline...Named the Gatorade Tennessee High School Player of the Year in 1992...Was a member of Team USA at the 1992 Goodwill Games...Attended the University of Mississippi ...Interim Coach at Texas A&M International in 2008.