55 wins, 49 losses, and 0 ties (for a winning percentage of 52.9 percent)
Grover Cleveland Alexander throws a shut-out in his fourth consecutive start, a club record.
1964: The Phils lost the first of 10 straight games when the Reds' Chico Ruiz stole home, starting one of the biggest collapses in major-league history.
1981: Steve Carlton struck out Andre Dawson, claiming the all-time NL strikeout record with 3118 Ks. The Phils lost anyway, 1-0 in 17 innings.
2007: In town to play the Nationals, Phillies skipper Charlie Manual and six players visit with President Bush at the White House. Making the trip were Chase Utley, Ryan Howard, Jimmy Rollins, Pat Burrell, Cole Hamels and Brett Myers.
2008: Chase Utley and Pedro Feliz both go deep in a 5-2 win over the Marlins. It's the team's 17th consecutive game with at least one home run, breaking a team record set in 2002.
2014: Marlon Byrd struck out twice in Oakland, bringing his season total to 180. Ryan Howard reached that level the day before, making them the first teammates in ML history to fan 180 times in a season.
Signed minor-league free agent Adolfo Phillips
1910: Max Butcher
1918: Ed Walczak
1942: Bill Wilson
1959: Danny Cox
1985: Antonio Bastardo
1905 King Brady
1908 Charlie Johnson
1910 George Chalmers
1948 Jocko Thompson
1956 Turk Farrell
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.