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Contemporary off an look within the World Sequence, Dave Dombrowski has had his contract prolonged by the Philadelphia Phillies to stay president of baseball operations.
The staff introduced Tuesday that it signed Dombrowski to a three-year extension that runs by way of the 2027 season.
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The Phillies have prolonged the contract of President of Baseball Operations David Dombrowski for 3 years, taking him by way of the 2027 season, Managing Accomplice John Middleton introduced right this moment. pic.twitter.com/8xms7gVOiT
The Phillies entrance workplace was in a state of uncertainty following the 2020 season. Matt Klentak stepped down from his submit as normal supervisor after 5 years.
At that time, the franchise had gone 9 consecutive seasons with out a playoff look or successful file.
Dombrowski signed a four-year, $20 million contract in December 2020 to change into the Phillies’ president of baseball operations. He was coming off profitable stints working the entrance workplace for the Detroit Tigers (2002-15) and Boston Purple Sox (2015-19).
The Tigers made 5 playoff appearances, together with two journeys to the World Sequence, from 2006 to ’14. Dombrowski made the trades that introduced Miguel Cabrera and Max Scherzer to Detroit.
After leaving the Tigers late within the 2015 season, Dombrowski joined the Purple Sox entrance workplace. He made a number of aggressive strikes, most notably buying and selling for Chris Sale and signing J.D. Martinez as a free agent.
The offers paid off, because the Purple Sox made the playoffs in three consecutive years from 2016 to ’18. The 2018 staff gained a franchise-record 108 video games and defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers within the World Sequence.
Dombrowski’s aggressive-spending fashion has continued throughout his first two seasons with the Phillies. He has spent big money to re-sign J.T. Realmuto (5 years, $115.5 million) in January 2021.
The Phillies introduced in Kyle Schwarber (4 years, $79 million) and Nick Castellanos (5 years, $100 million) final offseason. All the strikes paid off to get the staff again to the playoffs in 2022 for the primary time in 11 years.
Regardless of successful simply 87 video games in the course of the common season, the Phillies went 9-2 within the first three rounds of the postseason to achieve the Fall Basic for the primary time since 2009. They misplaced in six video games to the Houston Astros.