Phillies skipper Arthur Irwin announces that he will leave the Phillies to manage the New York club. He puts up a 419-427-16 record in Philadelphia.
2008: Carlos Ruiz hit a walk-off infield hit, leading the Phillies to a rain-delayed 5-4 win in Game 3 of the 2008 World Series. Chase Utley and Ryan Howard hit back-to-back home runs, the first by Phillies in a Series. Utley also tied a record stealing 3 bases.
Released Frank Linzy
1974: Released Pete Richert
1977: Traded Manny Seoane to Chicago (NL) for Jose Cardenal
1887: Oscar Dugey
1913: Gene Corbett
1923: Russ Meyer