COACHING CAREER: Enters his second season with the Padres and his second as a Major League manager after being named to the position on October 29, 2015.Selected as a coach for the 2016 All-Star Game at Petco Park in San Diego. Joined the Padres after spending the 2015 season as the third base coach for the Arizona Diamondbacks, his first season as a Major League coach and 12th season overall in the Diamondbacks organization. Prior to joining Arizona's Major League staff he compiled a 219-189 (.537) record in four seasons as manager in the Diamondbacks' farm system with the club's Rookie-Level affiliate in 2011, Rookie-Level Missoula in 2012 and Double-A Mobile from 2013-14. Named the Southern League Manager of the Year in 2013-14 after leading the Mobile Baybears to back-to-back postseason berths. Also named the "Best Manager Prospect" in the Southern League by Baseball America in both 2013 and 2014. Led Rookie-Level Missoula to the Pioneer League Championship in 2012. Began his managerial career with the Diamondbacks Rookie-Level affiliate in 2011. Assisted the Diamondbacks Major League coaching staff in September 2014.
PLAYING CAREER: Played in 140 games across parts of four Major League seasons with the Diamondbacks (2004-06) and New York Mets (2009), hitting .200 (46-230) with seven doubles, one triple, two home runs, 12 RBI and 33 runs scored. Made his Major League debut for the Diamondbacks on June 12, 2004 at Toronto as a pinch-runner…collected his first career hit a couple days later on June 15, 2004 vs. New York-AL with a pinch-hit home run off of Jose Contreras. Over parts of 10 minor league seasons he hit .295 (984-3340) with 229 doubles, 35 triples, 67 home runs, 418 RBI, 578 runs scored and 126 stolen bases to go along with a .375 on-base percentage and .444 slugging percentage. Also played in 18 games for the Nippon-Ham Fighters in the Japanese Pacific League in 2007. Named the 2005 Pacific Coast League Most Valuable Player after hitting .343 (182-530) with 46 doubles, 13 triples, 19 home runs, 80 RBI and 125 runs scored in 135 games for Triple-A Tucson. Selected by Baseball America as the California League's Best Defensive Second Baseman in 2002. Originally signed by the Diamondbacks as a 24th-round selection in the 2000 First-Year Player Draft.
PERSONAL: Full name is Andrew Mulligan Green...he and his wife, Jessica, have three daughters, Anna, Emily and Lainey, and make their home in San Diego, Calif. Graduated from the University of Kentucky with a Finance degree…was college teammate of former Diamondbacks pitcher Brandon Webb…earned First-Team GTE Academic All-American honors as a senior. Currently ranks as the Wildcats' career all-time leader in runs scored (199), games (228), hits (277) and at-bats (908). Graduated from Lexington Christian Academy in Lexington, Ky. in 1996 as his class' valedictorian and Kentucky High School Athlete of the Year.