Calcaterra: Overwhelmingly Impress With Pete Mackanin
Heading into play Thursday night the Phillies record stands at 26-27 but overall their season has been better than expected.  Young players such as Odubel Herrera and Aaron Nola have performed better than expected while Hector Nerris and Vincent Velasquez have surprised many fans and analysts..…
Phillies Frank's Monday Mailbag: Cody Asche to 2B?
The Monday Mailbag is back open again, and we are addressing your questions submitted on Twitter.  Feel free to send a Tweet to @FrankKlose973 at any time to be included in the next Monday Mailbag!
Can Cody Asche play second base?
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The Phillies actually devoted one season …
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Ryne Sandberg has been named the 52nd manager of the Philadelphia Phillies, Senior Vice President & General Manager Ruben Amaro Jr. announced today.  Sandberg signed a three-year contract through 2016 with a club option for 2017.
"We feel that Ryne has the qualities and leadership skills tha…