Texas head coach Augie Garrido is all smiles before the start of their game against Texas State in a non-conference game at UFCU Disch-Falk Field Tuesday evening April 21, 2015.

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Augie Garrido to be inducted into ABCA hall of fame

Posted August 11th, 2015

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Texas coach Augie Garrido will be inducted into the American Baseball Coaches Association Hall of Fame in January, the ABCA announced Tuesday.

Garrido, the winningest coach in the history of the game, will be inducted alongside Bob Babb (Johns Hopkins), Sam Riggleman (Spring Arbor) and Ray Tanner (South Carolina). The induction ceremony will take place at the ABCA Convention on Jan. 8 in Nashville, Tenn.

In 47 seasons as a head coach, Garrido has won five national titles including two at Texas.

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