Phillies Eyeing 8 Candidates for Director of Scouting

It’s easy to forget, but the Philadelphia Phillies have another vacancy to fill this offseason in addition manager, pitching coach, and hitting coach. They also need to hire a new director of scouting, a role which opened in early September when Johnny Almarez voluntarily stepped down for personal reasons. While general manager Matt Klentak and […] Phillies Eyeing 8 Candidates for Director of Scouting – That Balls Outta Here –…

October 14, 2019
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Phillies: 2nd National League Team to Interview Gabe Kapler

Former Phillies manager Gabe Kapler is already drawing interest from at least two of the seven other teams needing a new manager for 2020. As the Phillies kick off their managerial interviews this week, their former manager, Gabe Kapler, is likewise wasting no time to meet with teams following his dismissal last Thursday. According to 670 The […] Phillies: 2nd National League Team to Interview Gabe Kapler – That Balls Outta Here…

October 14, 2019
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Former Phillies INF Michael Young Drawing Managerial Interest

Former Phillies 1B/3B Michael Young could be among the list of Phillies managerial candidates. While the Philadelphia Phillies gear up to interview Dusty Baker, as well as Joe Girardi and Buck Showalter in the coming days, one former player from the 2013 roster could be under consideration as well. Michael Young, a 14-year veteran, seven-time All-Star, […] Former Phillies INF Michael Young Drawing Managerial Interest – That Balls Outta Here –…

October 13, 2019
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Phillies interviewing Dusty Baker for manager position

The Phillies have a manager candidate coming in this week. The Phillies will interview former Nationals and Reds manager Dusty Baker for their vacant manager position, according to Mark Gonzales of The Chicago Tribune. Bob Nightengale of USA Today says the interview will happen on Wednesday, and it will be Baker’s first interview for a […] Phillies interviewing Dusty Baker for manager position – That Balls Outta Here – That…

October 13, 2019
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Phillies Andrew McCutchen moonwalking his way back

Phillies outfielder Andrew McCutchen moonwalking is the wholesome content we need. It’s been about four months since Phillies outfielder Andrew McCutchen underwent surgery to repair his torn ACL. Philadelphia hopes to have their leadoff man and starting left fielder back for opening day in 2020, but until then, McCutchen is rehabbing his surgically-repaired knee. By […] Phillies Andrew McCutchen moonwalking his way back – That Balls Outta Here – That…

October 13, 2019
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3 Former Phillies Remain in World Series Contention

Three former Philadelphia Phillies players still remain in contention for the 2019 World Series championship. We are well into the 2019 Major League Baseball postseason. The Washington Nationals lead their NLCS series against the St. Louis Cardinals, 2-0, while the New York Yankees powered past the Houston Astros on Saturday to grab a 1-0 series […] 3 Former Phillies Remain in World Series Contention – That Balls Outta Here –…

October 13, 2019
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Phillies’ Halladay Remains Latest to Throw Playoff No-Hitter

Sanchez was just four outs away on Friday from becoming the third-ever to throw a postseason no-hitter, with the Phillies’ Halladay being the most recent in 2010. Anything can happen in postseason baseball. The Phillies know that first-hand, such as from Shane Victorino launching a grand slam opposite CC Sabathia. to Jimmy Rollins‘ walk-off heroics […] Phillies’ Halladay Remains Latest to Throw Playoff No-Hitter – That Balls Outta Here –…

October 12, 2019
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Phillies: Takeaways from the postmortem press conference

What did we learn from the Phillies end of season press conference? After an hour of Matt Klentak, Andy MacPhail, and John Middleton (mostly Middleton) answering questions from the Phillies media, we somewhat have an answer for the direction of the team and their thought process over the last couple of months. MacPhail, who is […] Phillies: Takeaways from the postmortem press conference – That Balls Outta Here – That…

October 11, 2019
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Report: Phillies Plan to Have Another ‘Aggressive Offseason’

Over the past two offseasons, the Philadelphia Phillies have spent more than half a billion dollars on free agents. This figure spans from right-hander Jake Arrieta’s three-year $75 million pact, to Bryce Harper’s 13-year, $330 million contract. Yet, after seeing his team fail to qualify for postseason play for the eighth straight season following the […] Report: Phillies Plan to Have Another ‘Aggressive Offseason’ – That Balls Outta Here –…

October 10, 2019
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Phillies fire manager Gabe Kapler after two seasons

The Phillies have finally made a decision on manager Gabe Kapler The Phillies will not bring manager Gabe Kapler back for a third season. Kapler, who finishes with a 161-163 record as Philadelphia’s manager, was forced to wait over a week for the decision after Owner John Middleton sought the opinions of players and those […] Phillies fire manager Gabe Kapler after two seasons – That Balls Outta Here –…

October 10, 2019
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