Dascenzo led the club to the Midwest League title in 2009 - a team that won 101 games. He pulled the right strings all season long, guiding his team to a clean sweep in the standings when they won both halves.
Flores coached the Arizona Rookie League Padres the last two seasons and boasted the AZL MVP in each of the seasons he managed. Bilingual, Flores will be instrumental in guiding the young Latin American players that will dot the Fort Wayne roster in 2010. He tutored under Greg Riddoch in his first year - as the hitting coach for the Eugene Emeralds.