Almost official: Ruben Amaro as new Phils GM

November 3, 2008 8:43:26 AM PST
Ruben Amaro Jr. will go from assistant GM to the General Manager of the Phillies Monday.The Phillies will be holding a press conference on Monday to introduce and officially announce Ruben Amaro Jr. as the new Phillies General Manager.

The Phillies President and CEO David Montgomery, former General Manager Pat Gillick, as well as Amaro will be on hand.

Amaro played for the Phillies in 1992-1993 and again in 1996-1998.