Indians add Barnett, Atchison to Major League coaching staff
Barnett/Atchison named coaches (Source: Cleveland Indians)
CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) -
The Cleveland Indians announced that Mike Barnett and Scott Atchison has been added to the Major League coaching staff.
Barnett will serve as Major League Replay Coordinator and Staff Assistant. He will serve as the main communication liaison between dugout and clubhouse repay system during games and he will assist Indians coaches with other daily functions. Barnett served as a hitting coach at all levels of the White Sox system from 1990-97, where he worked with Terry Francona.
Atchison will serve as Major League Advance Coach and Staff Assistant.He has finished his pitching with Indians, where he appeared in 93 games from 2014-15. Atchison will assist the club's advance scouting process, provide analysis of upcoming opponents and disseminate advance content to coaches and players. He will also work closely with the club's pitching coaches on a daily basis.