Phillies Coaching Shuffle: Ryne Sandberg to Coach Third Base

PHILADELPHIA — Yesterday, the Phillies fired first base coach Sam Perlozzo as well as cut ties with hitting coach Greg Gross and bench coach Pete Mackanin. With those spots vacated it left room for a certain minor league manager to get his first real crack at Major League coaching. Hall of Fame second baseman and … Continue reading Phillies Coaching Shuffle: Ryne Sandberg to Coach Third Base

Adressing the Posey play

I appologize for those who are tired of the Buster Posey play that happened over a week ago being beaten to death. You don’t have to read this. But now is my turn to beat the dead horse. It’s a bang-bang play we see a thousand times. A runner flying around third with only one … Continue reading Adressing the Posey play

News 5/12/10

STEALING SIGNS?: So the Phillies have been caught stealing signs after Colorado reported that bull pen coach Mick Billmeyer was using binoculars to look into the Rockies catcher and steal signs. They then accused him of calling the Phillies dugout through the bull pen phone and talking to Shane Victorino. “We have looked at the … Continue reading News 5/12/10