48 wins, 50 losses, and 1 ties (for a winning percentage of 48.5 percent)
The Phils issue 17 free passes to Brooklyn and lose 11-10. Starter Fred Mitchell allowed 12 walks, a hit batsman, and a wild pitch.
1948: Pitcher Art Lopatka files suit against the Phillies, asking for $250,000 in damages. Loptaka alleged that when he was hit in the hand by a batted ball while throwing batting practice in April 1946, the team's trainer refused treatment for the "minor" injury. Another doctor later later diagnosed a broken bone, which subsequently became infected, ending his career.
1951: Del Wilber hits three solo homeruns to account for all the scoring in a 3-0 victory over the Reds in the second game of a double-header.
1987: Mike Schmidt hits career home run #522 off of San Diego's Ed Whitson to move past Ted Williams and Willy McCovey for ninth place on the all-time home run leader board.
2000: Tied 1-1 in the bottom of the 10th, Bobby Abreu leads off the inning with an inside-the-park home run to end the game.
Received Fred Tolliver from Cincinnati to complete the 8/8/1985 deal for Bo Diaz
2006: Traded a player to be named to Baltimore for Jeff Conine
2007: Designated Russell Branyan for assignment
1901: Phil Collins
1915: Emil Verban
1917: Peanuts Lowrey
1921: Nick Picciuto
1923: Don Grate
1961: Mike Maddux
1970: Jim Thome
1890 Frank Motz
1913 Jim Haislip
2003 Geoff Geary
2008 Drew Carpenter*
Note: Entries marked with an '*' represent the Phillies debut of a player who previously appeared in the majors. Unmarked entries are players who made their major-league debuts with the Phillies.