Ed Lucas begins his first campaign as Miami's administrative coach and video replay coordinator following a 13-year professional baseball career.
Appeared at different levels with Kansas City, Atlanta, Angels, Miami, Texas, Arizona and Seattle over his career...Made Major League debut with Miami on May 30, 2013 vs. Tampa Bay as defensive replacement...In only two MLB seasons, both with Miami, hit .255 (135x530) with five home runs and 37 RBI in 163 games...Hit game-winning home run on September 18, 2013 at Philadelphia, becoming just fifth Marlins rookie (sixth time) in Club history to connect for GW home run in extra innings. - STATS LLC
Selected by Kansas City in eighth round of 2004 draft.
Edward Lee Lucas...married to Holly...they have a son, Rhodes, born in September of 2013...graduated from Spruce Creek High School in Port Orange, Fla. in 2000...graduated from Dartmouth College in 2004...was named 2004 Ivy League Player of the Year...was honored as 2004 Alfred E. Watson Award winner as most outstanding athlete at Dartmouth...named All-Ivy League three times and was 2004 first team All-New England selection.