Spring Training is different for the Phillies this year. Not just because of the new faces like Larry Bowa, AJ Burnett, and Marlon Byrd, but because of what is expected of the players by manager Ryne Sandberg.
The newspapers have carried a lot of baseball news lately which has been surprising, at least for me.
Larry Bowa has filled just about every role possible with the Philadelphia Phillies.
The Phillies have officially signed Larry Bowa to be the team’s bench coach, and Pete Mackanin to be the team’s third base coach, the team announced on Tuesday.
Terry Harmon was a popular member of the Philadelphia Phillies who served as a key utilityman for the squad from the lean years of the late ’60s and early ’70s to the division championships in 1976 and 1977.
The Phillies misfortunes in their NLCS matchup with the Giants has fans wondering what’s gone wrong, and one former Phillie believes that part of the problem is mental.