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Archive: October, 2012

Ryne Sandberg among three coaches added to Phillies staff

Thursday, October 4, 2012, 11:36 AM
Ryne Sandberg, the Hall of Famer viewed as a potential successor to Charlie Manuel, was added to the Phillies coaching staff Thursday. Sandberg wil serve as Manuel's third-base coach and infield instructor in 2013. He was among a plethora of changes announced. Only pitching coach Rich Dubee will remain... Read more

Video: Phillies Restructure Coaching Staff

Thursday, October 4, 2012, 6:22 PM
Video: The Inquirer's Matt Gelb reports from Citizens Bank Park after the end-of-season press conference with Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. and manager Charlie Manuel. Have a question? Send it to Matt Gelb's Mailbag. Read more

Game 162: The nightmare ends

Wednesday, October 3, 2012, 11:31 AM
WASHINGTON — It all ends this afternoon, with little to play for but pride. A Phillies victory ensures the team's 10th straight winning season, which would set a franchise record. But even Charlie Manuel isn't so sure as to what good that does. There is no erasing the disappointment of 2012... Read more

Phillies fire three coaches

Wednesday, October 3, 2012, 5:07 PM
WASHINGTON — Moments after Game 162 ended, the Phillies commenced what could be a winter of change. First-base coach Sam Perlozzo will not be retained, GM Ruben Amaro Jr. announced at Nationals Park. An hour later, the team revealed bench coach Pete Mackanin and hitting coach Greg Gross were... Read more

Phillies chat with Matt Gelb

Tuesday, October 2, 2012, 9:28 PM
Join the Inquirer's Matt Gelb as he takes your Phillies questions during the team's final regular season game of 2012, scheduled to start Wednesday at 1:05 p.m. in Washington. On a mobile device? Click HERE to join the chat! Read more

Game 160: Jimmy Rollins has a tweaked calf

Monday, October 1, 2012, 5:36 PM
WASHINGTON — Before Monday, Jimmy Rollins had played in all but three Phillies games this season. His only respite was when his baby girl was born in May. Finishing this season as the lineup's stalwart was a source of pride. Then he texted Scott Sheridan, the team's head athletic trainer, 12:30... Read more
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