Baseball Coaches

Brad Baker ’80

Head Baseball Coach

Brad Baker enters his third season at the helm of the Gustavus baseball program for the 2017 season. Baker returned to coach to the Gusties for the second time last season, having previously coached in the 1981 season where he…   (continue reading)


Jeff Baker

Co-Head Baseball Coach

Jeff Baker, a native of St. Peter, Minnesota, assumed the role of assistant baseball coach at Gustavus Adolphus College in 2015 and was promoted to Co-Head Coach in 2016. Baker is a 1982 graduate of Oral Roberts University in…   (continue reading)


Dean Bowyer

Assistant Baseball Coach

Dean Bowyer built a career record of 1064-538-7 in his 36 years as a collegiate baseball coach - 32 years at Minnesota State (formerly Mankato State) and four years at Minot State. At the time of his retirement from college coaching…   (continue reading)


Matthew Lewis

Assistant Baseball Coach

Matt Lewis enters his fifth season on the coaching staff of the Gustavus baseball team in 2015, serving as the team's pitching coach. Lewis joined the staff after a stellar pitching career at the NCAA Division III ranks. A 2007…   (continue reading)


Mike Merrill

Assistant Baseball Coach

Mike Merrill begins his first season on the Gustavus baseball coaching staff for the 2017 season. Merrill is a 2005 graduate of Macalester College where he was a standout baseball player for the Scots. Merrill earn three All-Conference…   (continue reading)


Robert Bresnahan

Bob Bresnahan is in his first year as a Volunteer Assistant Coach with the Gustavus Baseball program. Bresnahan is currently in his 33rd year with Federated Insurance Company working out of its Edina Office. Bresnahan is a native…   (continue reading)