The New Jersey State Assembly passes a bill to allow the construction of an $8 million stadium near Camden for the Phillies.
2012: The Phillie Phanatic appears in an episode of the NBC sitcom "30 Rock."
Signed minor-league free agent Manny Trillo
2010: Claimed Brian Bocock off waivers from Toronto
1884: Tubby Spencer
1886: Hick Cady
1920: Dick Mauney
1935: Bob Uecker
1962: Rick Schu