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02/01/2010 2:22 PM ET
Miley top manager of the decade
Dave Miley won almost 100 more games than any other International League manager from 2000-2009.

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The International League has begun releasing its “all decade” information and Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees skipper Dave Miley just topped the list of winningest managers

The International League has begun releasing its “all decade” information and Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees skipper Dave Miley just topped the list of winningest managers.

 

Miley piloted Louisville from 2000-2003, Columbus in 2006, and Scranton/Wilkes-Barre from 2007 through the present. Overall he compiled a 618-493 (.557) record with five 1st place finishes and Governors’ Cup Championships in 2001 and 2008. He was one of only three skippers to win two championships in the decade joining Toledo’s Larry Parrish and Durham’s Bill Evers.

 

In three seasons with Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, he is 253-175 (.591) and has guided his club to three straight IL North titles and one league championship.

 

Former Scranton/Wilkes-Barre manager Marc Bombard was 2nd in the decade behind Miley in games managed and wins.

 

Dave Miley’s IL Decade Year-by-Year

 

YEAR      TEAM                                     REC.       PLACE

2000       Louisville                               71-73     3rd

2001       Louisville                               84-60     Governors’ Cup Champion

2002       Louisville                               79-65     2nd

2003       Louisville                               62-47     1st

2006       Columbus                             69-73     4th

2007       Scranton/Wilkes-Barre       84-59     1st

2008       Scranton/Wilkes-Barre       88-56     Governors’ Cup Champion

2009       Scranton/Wilkes-Barre       81-60     1st

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