GM Paul Owens names Danny Ozark manager. Ozark had been a coach for the Los Angeles Dodgers.
2000: Larry Bowa was hired as manager. Bowa was a long-time Phillies shortstop and coach.
2009: Pedro Feliz tied the game in with an 8th inning home run, but Brad Lidge allowed three runs in the 9th inning after recording two outs, leading to a 7-4 loss for the Phillies in Game 4 of the 2009 World Series.
2011: Placido Polanco wins a gold glove for his play at third base. He had previously won two as a second baseman, making him only the second player to ever win the award at two different positions.
Traded Dick Bartell to New York (NL) for Pretzel Pezzullo, Blondy Ryan, Johnny Vergez, George Watkins and cash
1943: Selected Charlie Letchas from Pittsburgh and Charley Schanz from San Diego in the Rule 5 draft
1944: Selected Vance Dinges from Boston (AL) and Charlie Sproull from Milwaukee in the Rule 5 draft
1945: Selected Lou Novikoff from Chicago (NL) in the Rule 5 draft
1996: Signed free agent Tony Barron
1999: Signed free agent Chris Pritchett
1906: Pete Rambo
1922: Andy Lapihuska
1927: Vic Power
1956: Gary Redus
1960: Fernando Valenzuela
1966: Bob Wells