Well, those who wanted manager Joe Girardi to pay with his head, or at least his job, finally got their wish. On Friday, the Phillies announced that Girardi had been let go. His replacement, at least on an interim basis, is bench coach Rob Thomson.
The 'Phillies 50' series on random 1971-2019 players moves to 2007 catcher Pete LaForest.
The Phillies 50 series moves on to 2010's random pitcher, right-hander Scott Mathieson, who went on to have a successful career pitching in Japan.
You may have noticed from the title of this article that I didn't say the greatest "Phillies" team of all-time, but instead the greatest "Philly" team of all-time. That was on purpose, because as of right now, despite what might be stated on local sports talk radio or television, this current 2009 Phillies team is … Continue reading The greatest Philly team of all-time