Luis E. Rojas, professionally known as Luis Rojas is a Dominican professional baseball manager and a former baseball player. He is currently the manager of the New York Mets of Major League Baseball (MLB). The Mets hired Rojas as their manager on 22 January 2020. Prior to a manager, he worked as a quality control coach for the Mets. During his active playing career, he played baseball for Baltimore Orioles, Florida Marlins, Montreal Expos/Washington Nationals.
What is Luis Rojas Famous For?
- Manager of the New York Mets.
Where was Luis Rojas Born?
Luis Rojas was born on 1 September 1981. His birth place is in Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic. He holds Dominican nationality. He was born to a father, Felipe Alou. Information about his mother will be updated soon. He has a half-brother named, Moises Alou. His grandparents were Jose Rojas and Virginia Alou.
Luis Rojas Coaching Career
He was a coach for the Dominican Summer League Nationals in 2006.
The Mets originally hired Rojas as a coach for the Dominican Summer League in 2007.
In 2008, he was later hired as a coach for the Gulf Coast League Mets.
In 2010, he was hired as a coach for the Savannah Sand Gnats.
In 2011, he managed the Gulf Coast League.
He managed Savannah between 2012 and 2014.
In 2015, he became the manager for the St. Lucie Mets.
He then managed the Dominican Professional Baseball League team Leones del Escogido. He became manager after the manager David Bell was dismissed from the position.
Rojas led Leones del Escogido to a league championship in the 2015-16 season.
He was then hired to manage the Binghamton Rumble Ponies in 2017.
He continued to manage the team in 2018 as well.
He was later named the quality control coach of the Mets for the 2019 season.
Mets dismissed manager Carlos Beltran due to the Houston Astron sign-stealing scandal.
Thus, Rojas was promoted to the manager by the Mets in January 2020.
Who is Luis Rojas Married to?
Luis Rojas is a married man. He is married to Laura Rojas. The couple has a son together, Luis Felipe. Detail information about his personal life is not available at present.
What is Luis Rojas Net Worth?
Luis Rojas earns from his baseball managerial career. He has managed in several leagues before being hired as the quality control coach of the Mets in 2019. He is now the head coach of the Mets. His income comes from salary and contracts. His salary and net worth will be updated soon.