Paul David Kirsch
- Bats Left, Throws Left
- Height 5' 11", Weight 187 lb.
- School University of Oregon
Kirsch managed in the Reds, Kansas City Royals, and Florida Marlins chains. He was a scout for the Tampa Bay Devil Rays in 1999, and has been the scouting supervisor since 2000. He was also a coach for the 1984-1986 Cedar Rapids Reds and was the hitting coach for the 1991-1993 Portland Beavers.
As a scout, he signed Isaac Benard, Dustin Biell, Trevor Brigden, Joey Dettrich, Jason Hammel, Rich Dorman, Spencer Jones, Brandon Mann and Zach Rosscup. He died of COVID-19 despite having been vaccinated; he had Lou Gehrig Disease and an unvaccinated caregiver exposed him to the illness.
Year-by-Year Managerial Record
|1986||Cedar Rapids Reds||Midwest League||20-14||7th||Cincinnati Reds||replaced Gene Dusan (50-56) July 28|
|1987||Cedar Rapids Reds||Midwest League||70-70||8th||Cincinnati Reds|
|1988||Eugene Emeralds||Northwest League||38-38||5th (t)||Kansas City Royals|
|1989||Eugene Emeralds||Northwest League||43-33||2nd||Kansas City Royals|
|1990||Eugene Emeralds||Northwest League||30-46||7th||Kansas City Royals|
|1995||Elmira Pioneers||New York-Penn League||25-51||12th||Florida Marlins|