1999 Philadelphia Phillies season

1999 Philadelphia Phillies season

1999 Philadelphia Phillies
Major league affiliations
Location
1999 information
Owner(s) Bill Giles
General manager(s) Ed Wade
Manager(s) Terry Francona
Local television WPSG
CSN Philadelphia
Local radio WPHT
(Harry Kalas, Larry Andersen, Andy Musser, Chris Wheeler, Scott Graham)
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Offseason

  • November 5, 1998: Torey Lovullo was signed as a Free Agent with the Philadelphia Phillies. [1]
  • November 9, 1998: Paul Spoljaric was traded by the Seattle Mariners to the Philadelphia Phillies for Mark Leiter. [2]
  • November 19, 1998: Ricky Bottalico was traded by the Philadelphia Phillies with Garrett Stephenson to the St. Louis Cardinals for Jeff Brantley, Ron Gant, and Cliff Politte. [3]
  • March 27, 1999: Rafael Bournigal was released by the Pittsburgh Pirates. [4]

Regular season

Season standings

NL East W L Pct. GB
Atlanta Braves 103 59 .636 --
New York Mets 97 66 .595
Philadelphia Phillies 77 85 .475 26
Montreal Expos 68 94 .420 35
Florida Marlins 64 98 .333 39

Transactions

  • May 5, 1999: Paul Spoljaric was traded by the Philadelphia Phillies to the Toronto Blue Jays for Robert Person. [2]
  • June 2, 1999: Brett Myers was drafted by the Philadelphia Phillies in the 1st round (12th pick) of the 1999 amateur draft. Player signed July 9, 1999. [5]
  • June 2, 1999: Marlon Byrd was drafted by the Philadelphia Phillies in the 10th round of the 1999 amateur draft. Player signed June 4, 1999. [6]

Roster

1999 Philadelphia Phillies
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Coaches

Player stats

Batting

Note: G = Games played; AB = At Bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting Average; HR = Home Runs; RBI = Runs Batted In

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI

Starting pitchers

Player G IP W L ERA SO

Relief pitchers

Player G W L SV ERA SO


Farm system

Level Team League Manager
AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
Red Barons
International League Marc Bombard
AA Reading Phillies Eastern League Gary Varsho
A Clearwater Phillies Florida State League Bill Dancy
A Piedmont Boll Weevils South Atlantic League Ken Oberkfell
Short-Season A Batavia Muckdogs New York-Penn League Greg Legg
Rookie GCL Phillies Gulf Coast League Ramón Avilés
[7]

References

  • 1999 Philadelphia Phillies season at Baseball Reference