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Today in Phillies History for October 17th

It Happened Today in:

1885: Game 3 of the 1885 city championship series saw the Athletics rebound for a 7-1 win over the Phillies.
1889: The Athletics cruised to a 10-1 win over the Phillies in game 2 of the city series.
1980: Willie Aikens singles off of Tug McGraw in the 10th inning, driving in Willie Wilson for the Royals first victory in the World Series.
1993: The tables are turned. Dave Stewart, ALCS MVP, gives up a 3-run homer to Jim Eisenreich as the Phillies take Game 2 of the World Series 6-4.
2010: Jimmy Rollins drove in 4 runs and Roy Oswalt held San Franciso to one run and three hits, as the Phillies even the NLCS with a 6-1 victory.

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