Mon, 04 Apr 2016 10:20:01 -0700
Philadelphia Phillies manager Pete Mackanin said the closer job could be "one of five guys."
Fantasy Tip: With Andrew Bailey starting in the minors, the expectation is that David Hernandez and Dalier Hinojosa have the best shot for the majority of saves. Speculate on either if they are available in your league and you're chasing saves at this early juncture.
Fri, 25 Mar 2016 10:26:05 -0700
Philadelphia Phillies manager Pete Mackanin has been signed to a two-year contract Friday, March 25, and the deal includes an option for the 2018 season. Financial terms of the deal weren't disclosed.
Tue, 22 Sep 2015 13:34:59 -0700
Philadelphia Phillies manager Pete Mackanin had his contract extended as manager through the 2016 season. The extension includes a club option for 2017.
Tue, 30 Jun 2015 13:37:57 -0700
Philadelphia Phillies interim manager Pete Mackanin will manage the team for the remainder of the 2015 season.
Fantasy Tip: The overhaul of this team isn't quite finished yet, but the Phillies are looking for stability and this may help younger players like Maikel Franco ($5,300, 10.6% of cap) and Cody Asche ($2,500, 5.0% of cap) adjust to a new era in Philadelphia.
Tue, 08 Oct 2013 20:44:57 -0700
The Seattle Mariners have composed a list of managerial candidates of perhaps 20 or more names, but New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi is not among the names. Three names believed to be on the list including Oakland Athletics coach Chip Hale, San Francisco Giants coach Ron Wotus and Philadelphia Phillies new third base coach Pete Mackanin.
Tue, 08 Oct 2013 13:06:43 -0700
The Philadelphia Phillies announced Tuesday, Oct. 8, that they will hire Larry Bowa as their new bench coach. Pete Mackanin will be the third base coach after serving as the bench coach from 2009-12.
Tue, 06 Nov 2012 14:04:59 -0800
The Colorado Rockies are close to naming their next manager Tuesday, Nov. 6, with bench coach Tom Runnells, 1B Jason Giambi, former SS Walt Weiss and Arizona Diamondbacks third base coach Matt Williams the leading candidates for the job. The team also talked with former manager Jerry Manuel, former Philadelphia Phillies bench coach Pete Mackanin, Diamondbacks first base coach Eric Young and Texas Rangers minor league manager Steve Buechele.
Thu, 01 Nov 2012 14:07:10 -0700
The Colorado Rockies have narrowed their managerial search down to four candidates, according to a major league source. 1B Jason Giambi, former SS Walt Weiss and Arizona Diamondbacks bench coach Matt Williams will be returning for second interviews in the next few days. Bench coach Tom Runnells also remains a candidate, even though he won't interview this week. Former manager Jerry Manuel and former Philadelphia Phillies bench coach Pete Mackanin are no longer in the running.
Sat, 27 Oct 2012 23:51:19 -0700
The Colorado Rockies have interviewed former major-league manager Jerry Manuel and former Philadelphia Phillies bench coach Pete Mackanin for the manager job vacated by Jim Tracy, a major-league source said Saturday, Oct. 27.
Wed, 03 Oct 2012 14:39:10 -0700
Philadelphia Phillies hitting coach Greg Gross and bench coach Pete Mackanin will not return to the team next season.