After an agonizing amount of time, Phillies managing partner John Middleton announced the firing of manager Gabe Kapler on Thursday.
The Phillies have declined to bring back pitching coach Chris Young for the 2020 season. Meanwhile, four other coaches have been brought back.
Fans will be safer at Phillies games in 2020 thanks to safety netting that will be extended down both foul lines.
The Phillies figured to be playing well into October, but when October gets here, it won’t include the Phillies having any games on the schedule.
The Phillies playoff hopes likely suffered another blow when it was announced that Corey Dickerson would miss the rest of the season with a fractured left foot.
The Phillies have now lost four straight games when Aaron Nola started. Overall, Nola hasn’t exactly dazzled during the stretch, either.
Bryce Harper admitted that being hit on the hand by a 92-mile-per-hour pitch from Steven Matz was ‘scary.’
The Phillies added three more players for their September run, including former Phillies Maikel Franco and Nick Pivetta.
The Phillies will search for a new director of amateur scouting after Johnny Almaraz stepped down to spend more time with his family.
Drew Anderson was officially released by the Phillies after clearing waivers. In addition, the Phillies moved two pitchers to the 60-day IL.