• Inside the Phillies: Sandberg's hiring a mere formality

    Summary of 5 articles · Updated Sep 22, 2013
    His promotion is a mere formality. Matt Gelb of the Philadelphia Inquirer said Sandberg getting the job full-time was considered a "formality": When the Philadelphia Phillies fired Charlie Manuel and promoted Ryne Sandberg to manager in mid-August, they added an awkward "interim" status to Sandberg's new job. The Phillies scraped off that tag Sunday, announcing a three-year contract extension at a press conference for Sandberg, one that includes a club option for 2017. Sandberg is the only Hall of Fame pl...
    Source: philly.com
    • Phillies take interim tag off manager Ryne Sandberg

      When the Philadelphia Phillies fired Charlie Manuel and promoted Ryne Sandberg to manager in mid-August, they added an awkward "interim" status to Sandberg's new job. The Phillies scraped off that tag Sunday, announcing a three-year contract e…

Related Articles

Related Teams

Phillies News and Rumors