Category Archives: Williamsport CrossCutters

Minor League manager’s offices all filled

The Phillies rounded out the main pieces in their player development system with the announcement of minor league managers. Last week, Ryne Sandberg joined the fold to take over for Dave Huppert at Triple-A Lehigh Valley. Another former Phillie, Mickey Morandini – can’t type that name without hearing Harry The K say it – will take over at Williamsport in the short-season New York-Penn League this season.
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More minor league baseball for Philly area?

With three teams – the Lehigh Valley IronPigs, Reading Phillies and Lakewood BlueClaws – all playing in close proximity to the Philadelphia area, the Phillies have themselves set up well for both their front office members and fans to keep tabs on the Phillies of tomorrow. Now, the Phillies are looking to bring one of their remaining minor league clubs to the Philadelphia area as well.
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