Who will be the next Phillies manager?

Embed from Getty Images Mickey Morandini or even John Kruk may make a good next manager for the Phillies Speculation is abound on who will be the finalists for the job of manager for the Philadelphia Phillies for 2018 and beyond. The local media have been talking about who will succeed Pete Mackanin for the job after the Phils finish up the 2017 season. Some of the names circulated around…

September 30, 2017
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Philadelphia Phillies relieve Mackanin from managerial role

September 30, 2017

Pete Mackanin said the right things on Friday, but you could tell from his demeanor he wasn’t clear on the logic. Ten weeks and one day from signing a contract extension to remain as the Phillies’ manager it was announced Friday he was fired. This after the Phillies have played significantly better since the All-Star break (36-37). This after rookies and prospects like Rhys Hoskins and Jorge Alfaro have finally…

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Pete Mackanin will not return as manager of Philadelphia Phillies in … – ESPN

ESPN Pete Mackanin will not return as manager of Philadelphia Phillies in …ESPNPete Mackanin won’t be managing the Phillies in 2018, instead accepting a position as special assistant to the general manager, the team announced.Brother Rice grad Pete Mackanin pushed out as Philadelphia Phillies managerChicago TribunePete Mackanin out as Phillies manager6abc.comPete Mackanin out as Phillies manager after 2½ seasonsABC NewsComcast SportsNet Philadelphia –Yahoo Sports –Reutersall 131 news articles » Pete Mackanin will not…

September 30, 2017
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Phillies' bullpen turns in another scoreless effort in win over Nationals – Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia

Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia Phillies‘ bullpen turns in another scoreless effort in win over NationalsComcast SportsNet PhiladelphiaThe bullpen is a big reason why the Phillies are winning more. The bullpen logged 4 2/3 scoreless innings in a 7-5 win over the Washington Nationals on Wednesday night (see observations). The Phils lost the opener of the series Monday night then took … and more » Phillies' bullpen turns in another scoreless effort in…

September 30, 2017
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Phillies beat Mets 6-2 in final series opener of 2017

The Philadelphia Phillies beat the New York Mets 6-2 in game one of the three game series at Citizens Bank Park. Phillies pitcher Ben Lively got his fourth and final win of the 2017 season. He lasted six innings, and allowed two runs on six hits. Those two runs were via home runs. Lively, who is questionable […] Phillies beat Mets 6-2 in final series opener of 2017 – That Balls Outta…

September 29, 2017
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Reaction: Phillies let Mackanin go as manager, but hire him in front office

Embed from Getty Images Pete Mackanin may have been stunned to hear this news, but he may just prosper more in his new role with the Phillies This was a pivotal day for the future of the Philadelphia Phillies baseball team. Some managers would have been fired a long time ago for ‘steering’ a team into the basement of the MLB like what happened to the Phillies this season. What…

September 29, 2017
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Crash Bag Vol. 38: Pete Mackanin is No Longer the Manager

The Phillies fired Pete Mackanin today. It is a move that isn’t really surprising given that the team has fully transitioned from a rebuild into a straight build now. The Phillies have their offensive core in the majors now, they needs some pitchers and have the means to do so. It is an exciting time to be a fan, and the first question today jumps right into all of this….

September 29, 2017
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GM Matt Klentak avoids questions asking specifics on Mackanin firing

Not many answers came out of Matt Klentak’s press conference when he fired Phillies manager Pete Mackanin During Friday’s afternoon press conference to discuss the firing of manager Pete Mackanin, general manager Matt Klentak avoided specifics when asked why Pete Mackanin won’t be back for a third season as manager. Klentak was asked numerous different […] GM Matt Klentak avoids questions asking specifics on Mackanin firing – That Balls Outta…

September 29, 2017
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Philadelphia Phillies vs New York Mets: How to watch online, TV info, and more

The Phillies will have a sitting duck manager tonight against the Mets Hours before starting a series against the Mets the Phillies announced manager Pete Mackanin would not return next season. Instead, he’ll move to the front office as a special advisor to general manager Matt Kletnak. Mackanin will faintly be remembered by fans, but […] Philadelphia Phillies vs New York Mets: How to watch online, TV info, and more…

September 29, 2017
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Phillies fire manager Pete Mackanin, who’ll stay in the organization

A new voice will be in the Phillies clubhouse next season Phillies manager Pete Mackanin will not return to the bench next season, according to a press release from the organization. Mackanin, who signed a contract extension during the season, will remain in the organziation as a special assistant to General Manager and Vice President […] Phillies fire manager Pete Mackanin, who’ll stay in the organization – That Balls Outta…

September 29, 2017
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