|Dennis Machado Bio|
Courtesy: CSU Bakersfield Athletic Communications
Machado will begin his fourth season as an assistant coach with the CSUB baseball program in 2012. His main
areas of focus are working with the pitchers and catchers, and recruiting.
Machado was the
pitching coach at Allan Hancock College in Santa Maria in 2007-08, where, in
2008, his pitching staff included three All-Western State Conference
selections, one All-Southern California team selection and one second team
California Community College All-American.
summer of 2010 saw Machado returned to the Oilers as the program's head coach. The Oilers went 33-17 and compiled a top 10 finish in the
country. Machado's Oilers featured
seven All-League players including the ACBL's Top Prospect and Silver Slugger
Award winners. The Oilers had
eight of the ACBL's top 25 prospects play for the team while the pitching staff
charted a league leading 2.30 ERA. He will again serve as the Oilers' Head Coach in 2011.
began his career as a pitching coach for the Kenai American Legion in Alaska
from 1994-97. He then moved on to the assistant head coach/pitching coach
position at East Anchorage High School from 2001-05. During those four years,
Machado's teams went 157-29, including a pair of state championships. He also
turned out three pitchers who were named Gatorade Player of the Year, were
drafted and received NCAA Division I scholarships. After four years at the prep
level, Machado moved on to be named an assistant coach at Porterville College
for the 2006 season.
Machado earned his bachelor's degree in health and human development from Montana State-Bozeman in 2000. Dennis and his wife, Michelle, reside in Bakersfield.