47 wins, 57 losses, and 1 ties (for a winning percentage of 44.8 percent)
The Giants' Casey Stengel is led off the Baker Bowl field by police for charging the mound and attacking Phil Weinert. Stengel, who had been hit by a pitch then nearly hit again in his next at-bat, was suspended for 10 games. In the game, the Phils' Cy Williams hit a home run off of Rosy Ryan, setting a new league record of 15 in May, as well as a mark for most total home runs before the end of May (18)
1935: Pretzel Pezzullo makes his first major league start and earns the victory in a 4-2 win over Pittsburgh. He also starts the next day, but loses.
1973: Pitcher Wayne Twitchell strikes out in his first at bat, extending his streak to 9 consecutive strikeouts, a team record. In each of his previous two starts, he went 0-for-4 at the plate with four strikeouts.
1990: Atlanta's John Smoltz held the Phillies hitless until Lenny Dykstra stroked a 1-out double in the ninth. Von Hayes later drove him in, but the Phillies fell 6-1.
2014: Ben Revere hit a home run in the 7th inning of a 6-2 loss to Colorado. It was the first dinger of his 1,566 at bat career.
Traded Joe Oeschger to New York (NL) for George Smith and Ed Sicking
1997: Signed free agent Billy Brewer
2011: Signed free agent Scott Podsednik
1913: Hal Spindel
1966: Jim Vatcher
Note: Entries marked with an '*' represent the Phillies debut of a player who previously appeared in the majors. Unmarked entries are players who made their major-league debuts with the Phillies.