Wilmington Evening Journal - February 20, 1980

Phils add Amaro

 

PHILADELPHIA – Ruben Amaro, an 11-year major league veteran and the Phillies' Coordinator of Latin American Scouting for the past six years, will be the Phillies' first base coach for 1980, Manager Dallas Green has announced.

 

Amaro, 44, will replace Tony Taylor who recently was named a roving minor league infield instructor for the Phillies.