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Today in Phillies History for June 1st

Phillies' All-time Record for Today:

45 wins, 55 losses, and 0 ties (for a winning percentage of 45.0 percent)

It Happened on This Day in:

1893: Ed Delahanty hits two inside-the-park home runs in the same game.
1923: The NY Giants score in every inning of a 22-8 victory at the Baker Bowl. The Phils made 7 errors, two wild pitches, and a passed ball. The margin would have been wider, but the Phils caught a runner trying to steal home.
1939: In the Phillies first night home game, the Pirates earn a 5-2 victory
1965: Pittsburgh's Bob Veale fans 16 Phillies, setting a Pirate team record.
1969: Dick Allen homers in his fifth consecutive game, setting a team record, but the Phillies lose to the Dodgers 12-4.
1979: In a game against the Reds, manager Danny Ozark bats pitcher Steve Carlton in the 8th spot in the order. Bud Harrelson batted ninth and got a hit, while Carlton went hitless. The Phillies lost 4-2.
1983: Mike Schmidt shares the cover of Sport magazine with Andre Dawson, Gary Carter, and Robin Yount
2005: Tied at 6 in the bottom of the eight inning, Chase Utley hits a pinch-hit grand slam to lead the Phillies to a 10-6 win over San Francisco.

Phillies Transactions on This Day:

1943: Traded Danny Litwhiler and Earl Naylor to St. Louis for Buster Adams, Coaker Triplett and Dain Clay
1989: Traded Shane Turner to Baltimore for John Posey
1993: Lost Juan Bell on waivers to Milwaukee

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