The Phillies named Bowa a senior advisor to the general manager. Bowa, 71, had been the team's bench coach for the previous four seasons.
Callaway has never managed; the Indians pitching coach job was his first in the majors. Cleveland's staff was best in the majors in ERA, strikeouts, and walks.
The team is expected to interview some external candidates beginning next week.
Juan Samuel became the first official candidate for the Phillies' managerial job when he interviewed with the team Tuesday.
Colin Jost thinks Donald Trump would be our best sports mascot.
The Phillies, though, have deemed a long-term contract to any pitcher a massive risk.
Three players - Ty Kelly, Kevin Siegrist and Henderson Alvarez - cleared waivers Wednesday and elected free agency. That put the 40-man roster at 44.
The Phillies never intended to keep Mackanin past 2017, and it feels lousy to fire him after the strong finish.
Andy MacPhail does not like the idea of giving lucrative long-term deals to free-agent pitchers over the age of 30, but that is exactly what the Phillies need to do this offseason.
If you were among the tens of thousands of people watching Monday Night Football last night, you were probably wondering what happened around 7:45 p.m.
The Phillies will interview Wathan, who has managed at every level of the minor leagues.
Matt answered your questions during a live chat that began at noon.
Larry Bowa said Friday that he wants to remain with the Phillies' organization and the Phillies, according to a source, want the same thing.
By making a pinch-hitting appearance Sunday, Freddy Galvis became one of only five big-league players to appear in all 162 games this season. The big question now is whether it was his last appearance in a Phillies uniform.