ACMA proudly presents celebrity golfer Garry Templeton to join our 2nd annual golf tournament!
Garry Lewis Templeton, nicknamed “Jumpsteady”, (born March 24, 1956 in Lockney, Texas) is a former shortstop in Major League Baseball who played for the St. Louis Cardinals, San Diego Padres, and New York Mets from 1976 to 1991. He was named team captain of the Padres by manager Larry Bowa in 1987, and assumed that role until he was traded to the New York Mets for Tim Teufel in 1991. After his retirement as an active player in 1991, Templeton stayed in the game as a coach and minor-league manager. From 1998 through 2001, he managed in the Anaheim Angels organization for four different teams, posting a 294-272 record. From 2003 to 2004, he managed the Gary Railcats of the Northern League, moving on to manage the Golden Baseball League’s Fullerton Flyers in 2005. After three years with the Flyers, he would move on to manage the Arizona Winter League’s Palm Springs Chill in 2008, then would return to the GBL to manage the Long Beach Armada in 2009. He managed the Chico Outlaws to the GBL Championship in 2010. Templeton was inducted into the San Diego Padres Hall of Fame on August 8, 2015.
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