Gabe Kapler fired as Phillies manager

The Boston GlobeGabe Kapler took the fall for the Philadelphia Phillies after he was fired on Thursday, nearly two weeks after a disappointing finish to a season of big expectations highlighted by Bryce Harper's arrival. Kapler went 161-163 in two years, his team unable to ...

October 11th 2019


Somebody Had To Pay—And Gabe Kapler Was The Obvious Choice

ForbesSo Gabe Kapler is out after two years, which clearly comes as a delight to a frustrated fan base wondering why it took owner John Middleton nearly two weeks since the season ended to pull the plug. The fans were turned off by Kapler's “Always sunny in ...

October 10th 2019


Gabe Kapler fired: 10 potential candidates to be next Phillies manager, including Dusty Baker and Buck Showalter

CBSSports.comOn Thursday, the Philadelphia Phillies fired manager Gabe Kapler following two seasons and a prolonged post-season evaluation process. The past couple weeks have served as both, the conclusion of Kapler's tenure, and the closest thing he delivered to ...

October 10th 2019


Philadelphia Phillies fire manager Gabe Kapler

ESPNWhen he was introduced as Philadelphia Phillies manager in 2017, Gabe Kapler said his goal was to bring a World Series title to team owner John Middleton. After two seasons without a playoff berth, the Phillies on Thursday fired Kapler, whose team (81-81) ...

October 10th 2019


Opinion: With Gabe Kapler out, who's up next for Phillies?

USA TODAYLet's be honest, Gabe Kapler was never a Philly guy. Oh, he loved the city, moving there full-time two years ago when he was named manager of the Phillies, but the fans never loved him back. He wasn't their type. They didn't want some Southern California ...

October 10th 2019


Philadelphia Phillies dismiss manager Gabe Kapler after two seasons

USA TODAYThe Philadelphia Phillies dismissed manager Gabe Kapler on Wednesday, ending the first-time skipper's run in Philadelphia after two seasons. The decision was made by Phillies owner John Middleton, and not general manager Matt Klentak, a high-ranking ...

October 10th 2019


Phillies fire manager Gabe Kapler after two disappointing seasons

CBSSports.comThe Philadelphia Phillies entered the season as one of the most intriguing teams in the sport after spending the winter making choice additions -- be it Bryce Harper, Andrew McCutchen, Jean Segura, and so on. Yet the Phillies had a disappointing year on the ...

October 10th 2019