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1950 Philadelphia Phillies

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1950 Philadelphia Phillies / Franchise: Philadelphia Phillies / BR Team Page[edit]

Record: 91-63, Finished 1st in National League (1950 NL)

Won NL Pennant

Managed by Eddie Sawyer

Coaches: Benny Bengough, Dusty Cooke, George Earnshaw, Maje McDonnell and Cy Perkins

Ballpark: Shibe Park

History, Comments, Contributions[edit]

Awards and Honors[edit]

World Series[edit]

Main article: 1950 World Series

AL New York Yankees (4) vs. NL Philadelphia Phillies (0)

Game Score Date Location Attendance
1 Yankees – 1, Phillies – 0 October 4 Shibe Park 30,746
2 Yankees – 2, Phillies – 1 (10 innings) October 5 Shibe Park 32,660
3 Phillies – 2, Yankees – 3 October 6 Yankee Stadium 64,505
4 Phillies – 2, Yankees – 5 October 7 Yankee Stadium 68,098

Further Reading[edit]

  • Francis Kinlaw: "Kids Snatch a Flag", in Morris Levin, ed.: From Swampoodle to South Philly: Baseball in Philadelphia and the Delaware Valley, The National Pastime, SABR, 2013, p. 213.
  • Robin Roberts and C. Paul Rogers III: The Whiz Kids and the 1950 Pennant, Temple University Press, Philadelphia, PA, 1996.
  • C. Paul Rogers III and Bill Nowlin, eds.: The Whiz Kids Take the Pennant: The 1950 Philadelphia Phillies, SABR, Phoenix, AZ, 2018. ISBN 978-1-943816-31-6