Philadelphia Phillies in History (Part 2)

Events in Sport

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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
  • 1957-11-07 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)
  • 1972-11-02 Phillies' Steve Carlton wins unanimous NL Cy Young Award

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