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Sandberg hired to manage Phillies' Triple-A team

Posted on: November 15, 2010 11:00 am
The Phillies have announced they've hired Ryne Sandberg as their manager at Triple-A Lehigh Valley.

Sandberg served as the manager for the Cubs' Triple-A affiliate in Iowa the last two seasons and was a finalist to replace Lou Piniella, but was passed over in favor of Mike Quade.

Sandberg was drafted by the Phillies in 1978 and debuted with the Phillies in 1981 before being traded to the Cubs along with Larry Bowa for Ivan DeJesus before the 1982 season.

-- C. Trent Rosecrans

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Since: Oct 4, 2010
Posted on: November 15, 2010 8:18 pm

Sandberg hired to manage Phillies' Triple-A team

Good Luck Ryno!!!   Can you wait for 2 yrs.   The Cubbies should be looking for another manager by then.

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