Pete Mackanin: Could Be The End For Ryan Howard 'If Numbers Don't Come Up'Howard, the 2006 NL MVP and two-time home run champ (2006, 2008), is now hitting an abysmal .159/.227/.365.
Pete Mackanin: Tommy Joseph Is A 'Potential Option' At First BaseRyan Howard and Darin Ruf have yielded a minus-1.3 wins above replacement, worst in baseball.
Phillies Agree To New Contract With Pete MackaninMackanin, 64, led the Phils to a 14-7-2 record in his first Spring Training.
With Papelbon And Giles Gone, Phillies' Closer Job Wide OpenWith the trades of Jonathan Papelbon and Ken Giles, the Phillies opened camp in Clearwater with an open competition for the closer's role for the first time in more than a decade.
Scott Franzke Endorses Pete Mackanin HiringPhillies Announcer Scott Franzke supports the Phillies' decision to hire Pete Mackanin as 2016 manager.
News, Politics and Entertainment with The Chris Stigall Show | September 25Chris gets ready for the Pope's visit to Philadelphia. He talked with Chris Butler on Finance Friday about the Pope's economic message at 7:00, Phillies Announcer Scott Franzke on the team's official hiring as Pete Mackanin as Manager at 7:20, and CSN Philly's Ray Didinger to preview the Eagles/Jets matchup at 8:00.
Pete Mackanin: Phillies Showed Confidence In MeThe Phillies have removed the interim tag from Manager Pete Mackanin's title.
News, Politics and Entertainment with The Chris Stigall Show | September 24Chris reviewed the Pope's address in Washington DC, Donald Trump maintaining his lead in recent polling and the rating battle in late night television. He talked with writer Kathyn Lopez about the Pope's address at 7:20, Phillies Manager Pete Mackanin at 8:00, and author John Thavis about the Pope's trip here this weekend at 8:20.
News, Politics and Entertainment with The Chris Stigall Show | September 23Chris followed Pope Francis' arrival in the United States, Donald Trump's appearance with Stephen Colbert, and Vice-President Joe Biden explaining his opinions on abortion. He talked with Philadelphia Magazine's Tom McGrath at 8:00 about Pope week finally arriving.
Phillies Extend Pete Mackanin As Manager Through 2016Pete Mackanin has been officially named the 53rd manager of the Philadelphia Phillies.