2000 Philadelphia Phillies season

2000 Philadelphia Phillies season

2000 Philadelphia Phillies
Major league affiliations
2000 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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  • November 8, 1999: Jalal Leach was signed as a Free Agent with the Philadelphia Phillies. [1]
  • November 18, 1999: Mark Brownson was selected off waivers by the Philadelphia Phillies from the Colorado Rockies. [2]
  • December 12, 1999: Bobby Estalella was traded by the Philadelphia Phillies to the San Francisco Giants for Chris Brock. [3]

Regular season

Season standings

NL East W L Pct. GB
Atlanta Braves 95 67 .586 --
New York Mets 94 68 .580 1
Florida Marlins 79 82 .491 15½
Montreal Expos 67 95 .414 28
Philadelphia Phillies 65 97 .401 30

Notable transactions

  • June 5, 2000: Chase Utley was drafted by the Philadelphia Phillies in the 1st round (15th pick) of the 2000 amateur draft. Player signed July 29, 2000. [4]
  • June 28, 2000: Jalal Leach was released by the Philadelphia Phillies. [5]
  • July 26, 2000: Curt Schilling was traded by the Philadelphia Phillies to the Arizona Diamondbacks for Omar Daal, Nelson Figueroa, Travis Lee, and Vicente Padilla.
  • July 29, 2000: Kent Bottenfield was traded by the Anaheim Angels to the Philadelphia Phillies for Ron Gant. [6]
  • August 3, 2000: Rico Brogna was selected off waivers by the Boston Red Sox from the Philadelphia Phillies. [7]

Major league debuts

  • Batters:
    • Clemente Alvarez (Sep 19)
    • Pat Burrell (May 24)
    • Jimmy Rollins (Sep 17)
    • Reggie Taylor (Sep 17)
  • Pitchers:
    • Dave Coggin (Jun 23)
    • Tom Jacquez (Sep 9)
    • Doug Nickle (Sep 18) [8]


2000 Philadelphia Phillies
Pitchers Catchers


Outfielders Manager


Player stats


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 Ken Oberkfell
A Piedmont Boll Weevils South Atlantic League Greg Legg
Short-Season A Batavia Muckdogs New York-Penn League Frank Klebe
Rookie GCL Phillies Gulf Coast League Ramón Avilés


  • 2000 Philadelphia Phillies season at Baseball Reference