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Today in Phillies History for June 25th

Phillies' All-time Record for Today:

55 wins, 61 losses, and 0 ties (for a winning percentage of 47.4 percent)

It Happened on This Day in:

1890: Rookie shortstop Bob Allen is the last of three interim mangers who fill in for an ill Harry Wright. The team puts up a 25-10 record during his tenure.
1950: Chicago's Hank Sauer hit 2 home runs and 2 doubles in an 11-8 win over the Phils.
1971: Willie Stargell of the Pirates becomes the first player to hit a homer into the 600-level of the Vet, while teammates Richie Hebner and Jackie Hernandez both went deep twice to lead Pittsburgh to a 14-4 win.
1989: The Mets tie a major league record by recording no assists during their 5-1 win over the Phils. The outs come on 13 strikeouts, 12 fly outs, and 2 grounders to first.

Phillies Transactions on This Day:

1986: Signed minor-league free agent Brad Moore
1988: Signed free agent Bill Scherrer
2002: Traded minor-league pitcher Jeff D'Amico to the Indians for OF Bruce Aven.

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