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After the Game - Phillies Alumni

A peek at the past

Sixty years ago, the Phillies' Johnny Callison won the All-Star Game with a dramatic three-run home run in the ninth inning at Shea Stadium. He was named the ASG MVP, an honor that hasn't been matched by any other Phillie.

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Trace the Phillies' history through the years.

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A historical look at the week of 7/21-7/27
  • July 21, 1973

    RF Hank Aaron hits his 700th home run off LHP Ken Brett during the Braves' 8-4 loss to the Phillies at Atlanta.

  • July 21, 1997

    RHP Curt Schilling strikes out 15, the most by a Phillies pitcher since Steve Carlton's 16 in 1982, but loses, 3-2, to Pittsburgh. After 17 years with the organization, C Darren Daulton is traded to the Florida Marlins for Billy McMillon.

  • July 23, 1978

    LHP Steve Carlton becomes the 78th pitcher to win 200 games with a 13-2 decision over Houston.

  • July 24, 1995

    Phillies drop an 11-3 decision to the Colorado Rockies, despite RHP Omar Olivares' pinch-home run, first by a Phillies pitcher since Schoolboy Rowe in 1943.

  • July 24, 1998

    Phillies sweep a doubleheader against Florida, winning both games in the 12th inning (6-4 and 7-6). Mark Parent catches all 24 innings.

  • July 24,2011

    GM Pat Gillick is inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, NY.

  • July 25, 1980, 1st game

    RHP Dick Ruthven throws a Vet-record 12 innings in his complete game, 5-4, win over Atlanta. 3B Mike Schmidt hits his 260th home run to break Del Ennis' club record.

  • July 26, 2008

    PH Greg Dobbs hits a 3-run homer vs. Atlanta at Citizens Bank Park giving the Phillies a 10-9 win. It was his 20th pinch hit of the season, matching the club record set by Doc Miller in 1913.

  • July 27, 1950

    RF Del Ennis sets a club record by driving in seven runs in two consecutive innings (seventh and eighth) as the Phillies pound Chicago, 13-3, at Shibe Park.

  • July 25-28, 1951

    RHP Robin Roberts (7/25 at St. Louis), LHP Ken Johnson (7/26 at STL), RHP Bubba Church (7/27 at Chicago) and RHP Russ Meyer (7/28 at CHI) set a club record with four consecutive shutouts.

  • July 27, 1935

    2B Jose "Chile" Gomez, a native of Mexico, becomes the first Hispanic player to appear in a Phillies uniform. He is hitless in four at-bats in a 5-0 win over the Braves in Boston.

  • July 27, 1966

    Pitching classic in Dodger Stadium as Dodgers edge Phillies, 2-1, in 12 innings. Winner LHP Sandy Koufax strikes out 16 in 11 innings while loser RHP Jim Bunning fans 12 in his 11-inning outing.