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Baseball The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time  

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As a ball club for over 100 years, the Philadelphia Phillies have had many managers, but who is the best Philadelphia Phillies manager ever to sport the red pinstripes? This list ranks every Philadelphia Phillies manager in the team's long history from best to worst according to the votes of baseball fans like yourself. The list order changes based on votes, so vote up your picks for the best Phillies manager in franchise history and vote down any coaches who just didn't cut it.

Dallas Green was the first Phillies manager to lead the franchise to a World Series title. Green's Phillies won it all in 1980. Charlie Manuel was the only other Phillies manager to win a World Series, which he did in 2005. Manuel also holds the all time regular season wins record with 780.

So it's up to you to decide on the greatest Philadelphia Phillies skipper of all time. Vote up the winningest managers, and don't forget important stats. Or throw stats out the window and upvote the Phillies coaches you just like the most based on intangibles.
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Charlie Manuel is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time

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13 2
Dallas Green is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
age 84

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9 3
Danny Ozark is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Died at 86 (1923-2009)

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7 3
Jim Fregosi is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Died at 72 (1942-2014)

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7 3
Gene Mauch is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Died at 80 (1925-2005)

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6 3
Larry Bowa is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
age 73

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6 3
Paul Owens is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Died at 79 (1924-2003)

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3 0
Ben Chapman is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Died at 85 (1908-1993)

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3 0
Bucky Harris is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Died at 81 (1896-1977)

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6 4
John Vukovich is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Died at 60 (1947-2007)

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5 3
Eddie Sawyer is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Died at 87 (1910-1997)

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4 2
Harry Wright is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Died at 60 (1835-1895)

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3 1
Pat Corrales is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
age 77

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3 1
Pat Moran is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Died at 48 (1876-1924)

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2 0
Bob Skinner is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
age 87

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2 0
Nick Leyva is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
age 65

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2 0
Bill Shettsline is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Bill Shettsline Died at 70 (1863-1933)

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8 7
Terry Francona is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time

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5 4
Pete Mackanin is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
age 67

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3 2
Billy Nash is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Billy Nash Died at 64 (1865-1929)

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3 2
Al Reach is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Died at 88 (1840-1928)

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3 2
Chief Zimmer is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Died at 89 (1860-1949)

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3 2
Arthur Irwin is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Died at 63 (1858-1921)

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3 2
Bob Ferguson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Died at 49 (1845-1894)

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2 1
Kaiser Wilhelm is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Kaiser Wilhelm Died at 62 (1874-1936)

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2 1
Hugh Duffy is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Died at 88 (1866-1954)

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2 1
Lee Elia is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Lee Elia age 81

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1 0
Doc Prothro is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Died at 78 (1893-1971)

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1 0
Jack Coombs is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Died at 75 (1882-1957)

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3 3
Frank Lucchesi is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time

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2 2
John Felske is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
John Felske age 76

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2 2
Jack Clements is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Died at 77 (1864-1941)

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2 2
Blondie Purcell is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Blondie Purcell Died at 58 (1854-1912)

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1 1
Gavvy Cravath is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Died at 82 (1881-1963)

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1 1
Dusty Cooke is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Died at 80 (1907-1987)

36
1 1
Terry Moore is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Terry Moore Died at 83 (1912-1995)

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1 1
George Stallings is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Died at 62 (1867-1929)

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1 1
Bill Donovan is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Died at 47 (1876-1923)

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1 1
Mayo Smith is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Died at 62 (1915-1977)

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2 3
Bob Allen is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Died at 76 (1867-1943)

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2 3
Hans Lobert is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Died at 87 (1881-1968)

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2 3
Gary Varsho is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
age 57

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1 2
Stuffy McInnis is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Died at 70 (1890-1960)

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1 2
Art Fletcher is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Died at 65 (1885-1950)

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1 2
Red Dooin is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Red Dooin Died at 73 (1879-1952)

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1 2
Jimmy Wilson is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Jimmy Wilson age 102

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0 1
Steve O'Neill is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Died at 71 (1891-1962)

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0 1
Billy Murray is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Billy Murray Died at 73 (1864-1937)

49
0 1
Andy Cohen is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Andy Cohen Died at 84 (1904-1988)

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0 2
Freddie Fitzsimmons is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Philadelphia Phillies Managers of All Time
Died at 78 (1901-1979)