Will Charlie Manuel Be Sacrificial La...

Will Charlie Manuel Be Sacrificial Lamb for Phillies' Embarrassing First Half?

There are 2 comments on the BleacherReport story from Jul 10, 2012, titled Will Charlie Manuel Be Sacrificial Lamb for Phillies' Embarrassing First Half?. In it, BleacherReport reports that:

The Philadelphia Phillies entered the 2012 season as five-time defending NL East champions.

Join the discussion below, or Read more at BleacherReport.


United States

#1 Jul 10, 2012
If you want to blame someone, blame Reuben Amaro. The Phillies won in 2008 when Gillick was GM. He paid Papelbon too much, and he's made a number of questionable moves.
Billy Ringo

United States

#2 Jul 11, 2012
Have no idea how any GM could have given Papelbomb a contract like that. Then again, it is the weak NL.

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Major League Baseball Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
News Could Cardinals make a change at closer? Sun P Funk 1
News Ahead of trade deadline, a look at where the Ma... Jun 19 johnnyj 1
News St. Louis Cardinals: Seung-Hwan Oh should repla... Jun 19 P Funk 1
News Yankees get Aroldis Chapman from Reds for 4 min... (Dec '15) Jun 12 ericjagielo1 9
News Yankees' Dustin Ackley to have season-ending su... Jun 1 Spike 2
News Are the Colorado Rockies a Sleeper Team? (Mar '15) May '16 Brandon98 3
Just wanted to share something I found useful May '16 Anonymous 1
More from around the web