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Today in Phillies History for November 24th

It Happened on This Day in:

1964: Johnny Callison finishes second in the MVP voting to Cards third baseman Ken Boyer, but finishes ahead of Bill White, Frank Robinson, and Joe Torre.
1971: Willie Montanez finishes second in the rookie-of-the-year balloting to Braves catcher Earl Williams, 18 votes to 6.
1979: For the second year in a row, the Phillies have four gold glove winners: Mike Schmidt, Garry Maddox, Manny Trillo, and Bob Boone


Phillies Transactions on This Day:

1961: Signed minor-league free agent Grant Jackson
1993: Released Kyle Abbott
1993: Signed free agent Jim Eisenreich
2002: Signed free agent David Bell


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