Daniel Edmund Norman
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 6' 2", Weight 195 lb.
- School Barstow Community College
- High School John F. Kennedy High School (Barstow)
- Debut September 27, 1977
- Final Game September 29, 1982
- Born January 11, 1955 in Los Angeles, CA USA
He was traded from the Cincinnati Reds to the New York Mets in 1977 in the Tom Seaver trade. Joe Torre was his manager in his four years with the Mets. He was part of a second blockbuster trade in 1981, when he went from New York to Montreal in the trade that sent Ellis Valentine to the Mets in return for Jeff Reardon.
After his playing days Norman became a coach, including the Kingsport Mets in 1989-1990, Columbus RedStixx in 1992, Kinston Indians in 1993 and 1994, Clinton Lumber Kings in 1996, Eugene Emeralds in 1998, Myrtle Beach Pelicans in 1999, and Huntsville Stars in 2001. He also managed: 1987 Miami Marlins, 1995 AZL Padres and 2000 Helena Brewers. He coached at his alma mater, Barstow Community College, in 2008.
Year-By-Year Minor League Managerial Record
|1987||Miami Marlins||Florida State League||44-89||14th||Co-op|
|1995||AZL Padres||Arizona League||24-31||4th||San Diego Padres|
|2000||Helena Brewers||Pioneer League||26-50||8th||Milwaukee Brewers|
|2003||Trois-Rivières Saints||Canadian Baseball League||14-17||6th||none|