PHIL WARREN

phil17@grizzliesbaseballacademy.com

Phil

Phil was born and raised in St. Louis and currently serves as the Manager of the Gateway Grizzlies Professional Baseball Teams as well as Co-Owner of Grizzlies Baseball Academy. Phil is currently the longest tenured Gateway Grizzlies Manager, entering his 11th year as of 2017. In 2010, Warren passed former manager Danny Cox to become the franchise’s all-time leader in managerial wins. Phil’s total of ? is good for ? all-time in Frontier League history as of 2017. The former Frontier League All-Star spent the 2006 season as the Grizzlies Director of Player Personnel and was named as the fourth manager in franchise history November 3, 2006. Prior to the 2006 season, the St. Louis native spent three seasons on the playing field for the Grizzlies and parts of six seasons total in the Frontier League. Phil retired following the 2005 season, holding many of the Grizzlies career offensive records including most games, most hits, most home runs and most RBIs. Phil held 11 total Grizzlies career offensive records when he retired as a player. Prior to his Frontier League career, the St. Louis native played baseball at Southeast Missouri State University. Phil played high school baseball and soccer at St. John Vianney High School. Phil continues to work closely with youth baseball players and their families in the Metro East and the St. Louis area and is committed through RETRO Baseball and Grizzlies Baseball Academy to help ensure a successful brand of youth baseball. He will direct Grizzlies Summer camps at GCS Ballpark and local league facilities. Phil is a Co-Owner of P&D Baseball LLC. The company owns and operates the Grizzlies Baseball Academy. Phil, his wife Sarah, and their three Labrador Retrievers, Drake, Bella, & Dixie reside in Freeburg, Illinois.