For the first time, the Phillie Phanatic will be turned into greenery as he takes center stage at a "Phanatic in the Outfield" display at the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society Philadelphia Flower Show, "Celebrate the Movies."
The Phillies announced today that Michael Stiles has been promoted to executive vice president and chief operating officer. Stiles previously served as senior vice president for administration and operations, a position he held since 2007. He joined the Phillies front office staff in 2001 as vice president for administration and operations.
While pitchers and catchers are starting their Spring Training workouts on Thursday in Clearwater, Fla., the Phillies are getting ready for baseball to begin in Philadelphia. Phillies single game tickets will go on sale Thursday, February 19, at 8:30 a.m. at phillies.com.