Philadelphia Phillies in History (Part 2)

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  • 1938-06-19 Paul Waner (Pirates) homers off Pete Sivess (Phillies) in DH
  • 1938-07-04 1st game at Shribe Park, Phila; Braves beat Phillies 10-5
  • 1939-06-01 1st night game at Phil's Shribe Park (Pirates 5, Phillies 2)
  • 1939-09-23 Cookie Lavagetto goes 6 for 6-Dodgers get 27 hits & beat Phillies 22-4
  • 1941-03-08 1st baseball player drafted into WW II (Hugh Mulcahy, Phillies)
  • 1941-08-18 Phillies commit 8 errors in a baseball game
  • 1941-09-28 Phillies lose club record 111th game
  • 1942-02-09 Philadelphia "Phillies" change nickname (temporarily) to "Phils"
  • 1943-02-09 NL seeks buyer for Phillies as owner Gerry Nugent falls in arrears
  • 1943-02-18 William D Cox buys Philadelphia Phillies
  • 1943-07-18 Giants & Phillies strand record 30 baserunners, NY wins, 10-6
  • 1943-12-30 Phillies trade Babe Dahlgren to Pitts for Babe Phelps & cash
  • 1944-06-22 Longest shut out in Phillies history, Phils beat Braves 1-0 in 15 inn
  • 1945-08-19 Phillies Jimmie Foxx, 37, pitches 1st 7 innings vs Reds & wins
  • 1945-09-01 Phillies Vince DiMaggio ties NL record with 4th grand slam of season
  • 1946-07-12 Vance Dinges hits only Phillie pinch hit inside-the-park HR
  • 1948-01-29 Commissioner Happy Chandler fines the Yankees, Cubs, & Phillies $500 each for signing high school players

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

1948-06-05 Phillies Richie Ashburn sets NL rookie consecut hitting streak at 23

Baseball Player Richie Ashburn
Baseball Player
Richie Ashburn
  • 1948-06-18 Phillies pitching great Robin Roberts debut, loses 2-0 to Pirates
  • 1948-08-17 Phillies commit 8 errors in a baseball game for the 2nd time
  • 1950-10-01 Phillies win NL pennant on last day of season (10th inning HR)
  • 1950-10-07 NY Yankees sweep Philadelphia Phillies in 47th World Series
  • 1950-10-07 Yanks win 13th world championship sweeping Phillies
  • 1950-11-02 Phillies reliever Jim Konstanty wins NL MVP
  • 1950-11-09 Phillies skipper Eddie Sawyer selected as Manager of Year
  • 1951-06-04 Pirate's' Gus Bell hits for cycle helps beat Phillies 12-4
  • 1953-04-16 Phillie's Connie Ryan gets 6 hits in a game
  • 1953-05-16 Phillies Curt Simmons gives up a single, then retires next 27 in a row
  • 1953-07-09 Phillies Robin Roberts ends streak of 28 consecutive complete games
  • 1954-06-12 Milwaukee Braves Jim Wilson no-hits Phillies, 2-0
  • 1954-07-18 Cards losing 8-1 to Phillies begin stalling in 5th, they forfeit game
  • 1954-09-08 With a 3-2 count, Phillies Richie Ashburn fouls next 14, then walks
  • 1954-12-10 Philadelphia Phillies purchase Connie Mack Stadium
  • 1954-12-11 Phillies purchase Connie Mack Stadium
  • 1955-06-19 Phils beat Cubs 1-0 in 15, ties longest shut out in Phillies history
  • 1955-07-22 Phillies longest win streak since 1892 hits 11
  • 1956-09-25 Brooklyn Dodger Sal Maglie no-hits Philadelphia Phillies, 5-0
  • 1956-09-30 Phillies Robin Roberts gives up a major league record 46th HR
  • 1957-04-22 All NL teams intergates, John Irwin Kennedy is 1st black on Phillies
  • 1957-08-17 Baseball player Richie Ashburn fouls and hits fan Alice Roth twice in the same game at bat playing for the Philadelphia Phillies, 1st hit breaks her nose, 2nd one hits her while she is on the stretcher
  • 1957-11-07 Phillies pitcher Jack Sanford wins NL Rookie of Year
  • 1958-01-21 Phillies agree to televise 78 games into NYC (doesn't happen)
  • 1959-06-12 SF Giants Mike McCormick no-hits Phillies, 3-0 in 5 inning game
  • 1959-06-22 Most Phillies strike out in a game (16 by Sandy Koufax)
  • 1960-05-13 Phillies lose 3rd consecutive 1-0 game
  • 1960-05-19 Juan Marichal debuts as SF Giant pitcher, beats Phillies on 1 hitter
  • 1960-07-19 SF Giants Juan Marichal debuts, with a 1 hitter against Phillies
  • 1960-08-15 Mil Brave Lew Burdette no-hits Philadelphia Phillies, 1-0
  • 1960-08-18 Lew Burdette pitches to just 27 for a 1-0 no-hitter against Phillies
  • 1960-09-16 Mil Brave Warren Spahn no-hits Philadelphia Phillies, 4-0
  • 1960-09-25 Phillies beat Reds 7-1, ending 16 consecutive Sunday loses

  • 1961-06-23 Phillies overcome 9-0, losing 11-2 they score 4 in 8th & 6 in 9th
  • 1961-07-29 Phillies lose 1st of 23 straight games
  • 1961-08-14 Philadelphia Phillies lose 17th straight game
  • 1961-08-20 Phillies set then dubious record of 23 straight loses, beat Braves
  • 1962-03-10 Due to its no black policy, Phillies leave Jack Tar Harrison Hotel & move to Rocky Point Motel, 20 miles outside Clearwater, Florida
  • 1962-06-15 Phillies score 10 runs in an inning against Reds en route to 13-8 win
  • 1963-05-17 Houston Colt .45's Don Notterbart no-hits Phillies, 4-1
  • 1963-06-27 Phillies Johnny Callison hits for cycle, but Phillie centerfielder Tony Gonzalez's error ends his record 205 consecutive errorless games
  • 1963-07-19 Philadelphia Phillies Roy Siever hits HR # 300
  • 1963-09-10 Phillies beat Houston Colt .45s, 16-0
  • 1963-09-18 Final game at Polo Grounds, 1,752 see Phillies beat Mets 5-1
  • 1964-05-17 Phillies triple play Houston Colt .45s
  • 1964-06-04 LA Dodger Sandy Koufax 3rd no-hitter beats Phil Phillies, 3-0
  • 1964-06-21 Phillies Jim Bunning pitches perfect game (Mets) on Fathers day, in 2nd game of DH, Mets get 3 hits, 3 being fewest hits in NL DH
  • 1964-07-07 All star MVP: John Callison (Philadelphia Phillies)
  • 1964-08-15 Phillies triple-play NY Mets
  • 1964-09-21 Reds Chico Ruiz steals home, beats Phillies 1-0. Phillies start a 10 game losing streak that gives Cards the pennant
  • 1964-09-26 Braves (25) & Phillies (18) set record by using 43 players in 9 inn
  • 1964-09-27 Phillies 7th straight loses sends them into 2nd place
  • 1964-10-02 Phillies tie major league record with season's 3rd triple play (Reds)
  • 1965-04-12 1st NL game at Houston's Astrodome (Phillies beat Astros 2-0)
  • 1965-05-29 Phillies Dick Allen hits 529' HR out of Connie Mack Stadium
  • 1965-07-03 Phillies Dick Allen & Frank Thomas get into a fight during practice
  • 1965-07-29 Major league record 26 strikeouts, Phillies (16), Pirates (10)
  • 1965-09-10 Phillies 10,000th game to a decision since 1900, Phils beat Cards
  • 1965-09-29 Phillies catcher Pat Corrales sets record by reaching base twice on catcher's interference in one game & 6 times in one season
  • 1965-10-02 Phillies' Chris Short strikes-out 18 NY Mets
  • 1967-06-20 Phillies Larry Jackson beats NY Mets for 18th straight time
  • 1967-06-30 Phillies Cookie Rojas pitches, plays 9th position since joining Phils
  • 1967-07-04 Phillies Clay Dairymple ties NL record of 6 walks in doubleheader
  • 1967-09-22 Phillies release pitcher Dallas Green, their future manager
  • 1967-09-27 Phillies Jim Bunning ties NL record of 5, 1-0 losses in a year
  • 1968-05-01 Phillies J Boozer is ejected for throwing spitballs during his warmup
  • 1968-07-29 Cincinnati Red George Culver no hits Phillies, 6-1
  • 1969-04-09 Chic Cub Billy Williams hits 4 consecutive doubles beat Phillies 11-3
  • 1969-04-17 Mont Expos Bill Stoneman no-hits Phillies, 7-0
  • 1969-08-03 Reds beats Phillies 19-17
  • 1970-07-20 Dodgers Bill Singer no-hits the Phillies 5-0, giving up no walks

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

1970-07-26 Cincinnati Reds Johnny Bench hits 3 consecutive HRs off Philadelphia Phillies Steve Carlton

MLB Catcher Johnny Bench
MLB Catcher
Johnny Bench
  • 1970-08-28 Phillies Larry Bowa steals home for 2nd time in 1970
  • 1971-06-23 Phillies Rick Wise no-hits Cincinnati Reds, 4-0
  • 1971-06-28 Phillies' Rick Wise hits 2 HRs & no-hits Reds
  • 1971-07-11 Phillies Deron Johnson 3 HRs caps his 4 in a row
  • 1971-09-05 NY Mets Don Hahn hits 1st inside the park homer at Phillies Vet
  • 1972-02-25 Lopsided trade, Cards trade Steve Carlton to Phillies for Rick Wise
  • 1972-04-16 Chicago Cub Burt Hooton no-hits Phillies, 1-0
  • 1972-04-17 Kiteman attempting to throw out 1st ball in Phillie Vet crashes into centerfield seats
  • 1972-08-17 Phillies Steve Carlton wins his 15th straight game
  • 1972-10-03 Steve Carlton wins 27th game for Phillies (almost ½ of their 59 wins)

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