World Champion Phillies are treated to a gigantic parade, October 22, 1980. Paul Owens and Dallas Green led the way down Broad Street to a rally in JFK Stadium. (Phillies photo).
WS #3 at Kansas City: Royals win first World Series game, 4 3, in 10 innings on Willie Aikens' walk-off single.
WS #2 at Toronto: Jim Eisenreich and Lenny Dykstra hit homers as Phillies even World Series at 1 all with 6 4 win.
NLCS #2 at Citizens Bank Park: Jimmy Rollins caps a four-run seventh inning with a bases-clearing double and Roy Oswalt shuts down the Giants offense as the Phillies even the Series, 1-1, with a 6-1 decision.
Chuck Klein wins NL MVP Award.
WS #4 at Kansas City: Willie Aikens homers in each of the first two innings to propel the Royals to a 5-3 win that evens the Series at 2-2. In the fourth inning, Dickie Noles brushes back George Brett, setting the tone for the rest of the series.
NLCS #3 at Citizens Bank Park: Cliff Lee tosses a three-hitter while Phillies pound 11 hits in an 11-0 romp over the Dodgers to take a 2-1 Series lead. Jayson Werth and Shane Victorino homer.
WS #5 at Kansas City: Trailing 3 2 going into top of ninth, Del Unser's pinch-hit double ties the game. Manny Trillo's infield single scores Unser and Phillies win, 4-3, to take 3-2 WS lead. Tug McGraw strikes out Jose Cardenal with the bases loaded to end the game.
WS #3 at Veterans Stadium: Paul Molitor collects three hits and drives in three runs as Toronto defeats the Phillies, 10 3, to take a 2 1 Series lead.
NLCS #4 at Citizens Bank Park: Trailing the Dodgers, 4-3, in the bottom of the ninth, Jimmy Rollins delivers a walk-off, two-run double and a 5-4 win. Phillies lead Series, 3-1.
NLCS #3 at San Francisco: Matt Cain hurls two-hit ball for seven innings as the Giants blank the Phillies, 3-0, to take a 2-1 Series lead.
WS #4 at the Vet: Trailing, 14 9, after seven innings, the Blue Jays erupt for six runs in the eighth inning and a wild 15 14 win. Lenny Dykstra has a double, two homers, four runs scored, four RBI and a stolen base in a losing cause. Toronto leads the Series, 3-1.
NLCS #4 at San Francisco: PH Juan Uribe's sacrifice fly wins game in the last of the ninth, a 6-5 decision. Giants lead, 3-1.
WS #6 at Veterans Stadium: 11:29 p.m., Tug McGraw fans Willie Wilson to give Phillies a 4 1 win and their first World Championship before 65,839. In each of the Phillies four wins, a reliever struck out a KC hitter to end the game.
WS #5 at Veterans Stadium: Curt Schilling pitches five hit shutout as Phillies avoid losing the World Series at home. 2 0 win over the Blue Jays sends the Series back to the SkyDome with Toronto up, 3-2.
NLCS #5 at Citizens Bank Park: Jayson Werth hits two homers and the Phillies polish off the Dodgers, 10-4, to capture their seventh NL pennant and second straight. Ryan Howard, .333, two homers, eight RBI, is NLCS MVP.
NLCS #5 at San Francisco: Facing elimination, the Phillies extend the series behind a gutsy performance by Roy Halladay, who pitches with an injured groin in a 4-2 win. SF leads, 3-2.
WS #1 at St. Petersburg: Chase Utley hits a two-run homer in the first inning, Cole Hamels and Brad Lidge combine as Phillies edge Rays, 3-2.
WS #6 at Toronto: Joe Carter hits a dramatic three run homer in the last of the ninth to give the Toronto Blue Jays their second straight World Championship, 8 6. Trailing, 4-1, after six, Lenny Dykstra's three run homer keys a five run seventh inning which gives the Phillies a 6 5 lead.
WS #2 at St. Petersburg: Rays even the Series at 1-1 with a 4-2 win as the Phillies leave 11 runners on base.
NLCS #6 at Citizens Bank Park: Phillies score twice in the first inning but are eliminated as the Giants come back for a 3-2 win as Juan Uribe drives in the winning run for the second time in the series.