Phillies Roster & Staff

John Mallee #8

COACHING CAREER

Named Phillies hitting coach on 11/10/17 l Previously served as the major league hitting coach for CHI from 2015-17 l In 2016, the World Series Champion Cubs ranked 2nd in the majors in OBP (.343) and third in runs scored (808) l With CHI, coached the 2015 NL Rookie of the Year and 2016 NL MVP (Kris Bryant) and guided Anthony Rizzo (2016) and Jake Arrieta (2016) to NL Silver Slugger Awards l Was the major league hitting coach for MIA (2010-11) and HOU (2013-14) l From 2002-10 worked as minor league hitting coordinator for FLA before being named interim major league hitting coach in June of 2010 l Was a minor league hitting coach for MTL at Ottawa (AAA, 2001) | Began his coaching career with MIL as a hitting coach for Beloit (A, 1996-97; 99), Stockton (A, 1998) and Huntsville (AA, 2000)

PLAYING CAREER

Selected by the Phillies in the 12th round of the 1991 draft l Played 2 seasons in the Phillies minor league system for Martinsville (1991) and Spartanburg (1992)

PERSONAL

John Donald Mallee (pronounced MAY-lee)… Married Candy Wiedeman (3/11/95); has two sons, John III (1/25/99) and Austin (5/19/04)… Attended Chicago State University and the University of Illinois, where he majored in kinesiology.