Gabe Kapler loses home in California wildfires
PHILADELPHIA (AP) Phillies manager Gabe Kapler is among the homeowners who lost their house in Southern California's wildfires.
Kapler told The Athletic his ex-wife and two sons lived in the Malibu house and evacuated last week. A friend sent him photos over the weekend showing only a steel staircase remained of the property, about a mile from the Pacific Ocean.
Kapler moved to Philadelphia after the Phillies hired him last October, but kept the house for his family.
He led the Phillies to an 80-82 record in his first season.
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Updated November 13, 2018