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Amaro OUT! Schilling Speaks

The Phillies announced today that the club has elected not to extend the contract of Senior Vice President & General Manager Ruben Amaro Jr.  The team has named Assistant General Manager Scott Proefrock as Interim General Manager, effective immediately. Amaro, 50, was named to his current position in November 2008, after serving as assistant GM…

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Phillies Name Andy MacPhail As Team President

PHILLIES HIRE ANDY MACPHAIL TO SUCCEED PAT GILLICK AS PRESIDENT              The Phillies announced today the hiring of Andy MacPhail to succeed Pat Gillick as president of the club following Gillick’s retirement shortly after the season ends.  As president, MacPhail will oversee the entire organization, both its business and baseball operations.  For the remainder of…