Two players, infielder Ken Jackson and the late outfielder Greg Jelks, share the 1987 Phillies position player entry in this Phillies 50 series.
Lefty pitcher Gordon Dillard appeared in the final five games of his brief MLB career with the 1989 Phillies, earning an entry in this Phillies 50 series.
The Phillies staged a comeback for the ages at Veterans Stadium in June 1989, rallying from 10-0 down in the 1st inning for an eventual 15-11 victory.
On May 29, 1989 the greatest player in Philadelphia Phillies history, third baseman Mike Schmidt, suddenly and surprisingly retired in San Diego.
On the anniversary of Jonathan Papelbon setting the Phillies franchise saves record, a look back at the top closers in franchise history.