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Today in Phillies History for November 18th

It Happened Today in:

1972: Shortstop Larry Bowa wins his first gold glove
1981: Mike Schmidt wins his second consecutive league MVP award--only the third player (after Joe Morgan and Ernie Banks) to do so.

Phillies Transactions on This Day:

1994: Released Tom Edens
1997: Traded Kevin Stocker to Tampa Bay for Bobby Abreu
1999: Claimed Mark Brownson on waivers from Colorado
2002: Released Eddie Oropesa
2015: Signed free agent Ryan Jackson
2016: Lost Elvis Arujo on waivers to Miami

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