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Today in Phillies History for October 26th

It Happened on This Day in:

1963: Shortstop Bobby Wine becomes first Phillie to win a gold glove
1982: Steve Carlton becomes the first four-time Cy Young Award winner after leading the league in wins, innings, strikeouts, and shut outs.
2008: Ryan Howard hit 2 home runs and Joe Blanton added a round-tripper to an effective pitching outing, leading the Phils to a 10-2 win in Game 4 of the 2008 World Series.
2009: Ryan Howard appears on the cover of Sports Illustrated's World Series Issue (cover date 11/2)

Phillies Transactions on This Day:

1972: Released Chris Short

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