Philadelphia: When certain fan favorite players retire and some fans wonder could they comeback and be part of the front office, well Phillies fans got their wish.
On Tuesday, the Phillies would announce they have hired Jimmy Rollins as Special Advisor
What will his role include the following, variety of duties on both the baseball and business sides of the organization, including – but not limited to – spring training coaching, meeting with sponsors and suite holders, fan engagement and community outreach.
Statement from Phillies
“It goes without saying that Jimmy was a huge part of the team’s success during the five-year run of division titles and he is one of the greatest players to wear our uniform, His acumen for both business and baseball makes this a natural fit. We are excited to have him back.”
Rollins career stats:
Its going to be good to see some of the things that Jimmy Rollins will be doing.
The Phillies will honor Jimmy Rollins on May 4 when they retire his number 11