Rick Parr

Inducted in 1998
Joined the El Paso Diablos as Assistant General Manager in 1975
Named General Manager in 1980
Became President of El Paso Diablos in 1998
Helped the Diablos organization earn numerous awards
Earned President’s Trophy in 1986 which is Minor League Baseball’s top honor for an administrator
Also earned the MacPhail Trophy in 1976 and 1993 for promotions and civic involvement
Diablos earned “Franchise of the Decade” award for the 1980’s
Earned Special Recognition Award for Achievement in 1974 from the El Paso Athletic Hall of Fame
Served on the Board of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes
Played football for the UTEP
Served as coach for Miners following his football playing career
Stated that, “Bringing professional baseball to our community and serving the people of El Paso has been not only a great challenge but a personal joy”.