Jose Zapata (minors01)
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 5' 10", Weight 166 lb.
Jose Zapata was a minor league player in the Montréal Expos chain from 1991-1993 but never made it stateside. From 1994-2000, he was hitting coach for the DSL Expos. He next moved on to coach for the Jamestown Jammers and DSL Marlins.
In 2003, he became a manager with the DSL Marlins. After a 18-48 season in 2003, he improved to 29-36 in 2004 and 27-31 in 2005. His club went 28-42 in 2006. He was then hired as manager of the DSL Red Sox as well as Boston's Latin Field Coordinator. His teams were 38-31 in 2007, 43-27 in 2008 and 44-25 in 2009.
Sources: 2009 and 2010 Red Sox Media Guides
Year-by-Year Managerial Record
|2003||DSL Marlins||Dominican Summer League||18-48||Florida Marlins|
|2004||DSL Marlins||Dominican Summer League||29-36||Florida Marlins|
|2005||DSL Marlins||Dominican Summer League||28-31||Florida Marlins|
|2006||DSL Marlins||Dominican Summer League||28-42||Florida Marlins|
|2007||DSL Red Sox||Dominican Summer League||38-31||Boston Red Sox|
|2008||DSL Red Sox||Dominican Summer League||43-27||Boston Red Sox|
|2009||DSL Red Sox||Dominican Summer League||44-25||Boston Red Sox|
|2010||DSL Red Sox||Dominican Summer League||37-35||Boston Red Sox|
|2011||DSL Red Sox||Dominican Summer League||38-33||Boston Red Sox|
|2012||DSL Red Sox||Dominican Summer League||41-29||Boston Red Sox|
|2013||DSL Red Sox||Dominican Summer League||46-24||Boston Red Sox||Lost in 2nd round|
|2014||DSL Red Sox||Dominican Summer League||50-19||Boston Red Sox||Lost League Finals|
|2015||DSL Red Sox 2||Dominican Summer League||46-26||Boston Red Sox||Lost in 1st round|
|2016||DSL Red Sox 2||Dominican Summer League||48-22||Boston Red Sox||Lost in 2nd round|