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Wed May 20 2009

30 Years Ago at Wrigley

I was fortunate enough to have someone pass along to me this article by Rich Hofmann of It contains excerpts of the Phillies' broadcast during their 23-22, 10 inning victory over the Cubs at Wrigley Field on May 17th, 1979. I was not even born when this game was played but it has to be one of the wildest I've ever heard of; both starting pitchers only lasted 0.1 inning. It may be three days past the 30th anniversary the article originally meant to celebrate, but it is still worth the quick read.

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Dave / May 20, 2009 8:11 PM

The link won't work...

Michael / May 20, 2009 8:39 PM

Sorry about that, it should be fixed now.

David / May 21, 2009 12:21 PM


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