Jay Baller was a right-handed pitcher who appeared in six big-league seasons, the first and last of those a decade apart with the Phillies in 1982 and 1992.
The 1980 Philadelphia Phillies won the first World Series championship in franchise history. The four Fall Classic victories are featured today on MLB Network.
The comparison between the 1980 and 2008 Philadelphia Phillies world championship teams reaches left field with Pat Burrell and Greg Luzinski.
The 1980 vs 2008 Philadelphia Phillies position-by-position comparison moves to first base and a look at Pete Rose and Ryan Howard, to very different players.
The year-long celebration of the 40th anniversary of the Phillies 1980 title continues with the comparison to the 2008 champs now moving on to second base.