List of Philadelphia Phillies award winners and league leaders

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This is a list of award winners and league leaders for the Philadelphia Phillies professional baseball team.

Contents

Award winners[edit]

Most Valuable Player (NL)[edit]

Note: This was renamed the Kenesaw Mountain Landis Memorial Baseball Award in 1944.

Cy Young Award (NL)[edit]

Main article: Cy Young Award
See footnotes[1][2][3]

Rookie of the Year Award (NL)[edit]

Note: This was renamed the Jackie Robinson Award in 1987.

Manager of the Year Award (NL)[edit]

See footnote[4]

Rawlings Gold Glove Award (NL)[edit]

Pitcher
Catcher
First base
Second base
Third base
Shortstop
Outfield
See footnote[6]

Silver Slugger Award (NL)[edit]

Main article: Silver Slugger Award
See footnotes[7][8]
Catcher
First base
Second base
Third base
  • Mike Schmidt (1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1986)
  • Scott Rolen (2002)
Shortstop
  • Jimmy Rollins (2007)
Outfield
See footnote[6]

Hank Aaron Award (NL)[edit]

Main article: Hank Aaron Award
  • Ryan Howard (2006)

Rolaids Relief Man Award (NL)[edit]

See footnote[9]

MLB Delivery Man of the Year Award[edit]

Note: Awarded to one player in Major League Baseball (not one for each league).
See footnote[9]
  • Brad Lidge (2008)

MLB Comeback Player of the Year Award (NL)[edit]

  • Brad Lidge (2008)

MLB Clutch Performer of the Year Award[edit]

Note: Awarded to one player in Major League Baseball (not one for each league).
See footnote[10] and Baseball awards#United States major leagues: Awards by Major League Baseball (MLB)
  • Roy Halladay (2010)

Roberto Clemente Award[edit]

Note: Awarded to one player in Major League Baseball (not one for each league).

MLB "This Year in Baseball Awards"[edit]

See: This Year in Baseball Awards#Award winners
Note: Voted by fans as the best in all of Major League Baseball (i.e., not two awards, one for each league).

"This Year in Baseball Awards" Starting Pitcher of the Year[edit]

  • Roy Halladay (2010)[11]

"This Year in Baseball Awards" Closer of the Year[edit]

See footnote[9]
  • Brad Lidge (2008)[12]

"This Year in Baseball Awards" Rookie of the Year[edit]

"This Year in Baseball Awards" X-Factor Player of the Year[edit]

Note: In 2009, this was named "Unsung Player of the Year".

"This Year in Baseball Awards" Executive of the Year[edit]

"This Year in Baseball Awards" Manager of the Year[edit]

See footnote[4]

"This Year in Baseball Awards" Postseason Moment of the Year[edit]

  • Chase Utley (2008)[19]
  • Roy Halladay (2010)[20]

Major League Triple Crown: Pitching[edit]

See: Major League Baseball Triple Crown#Pitching

Triple Crown (NL): Batting[edit]

See: Major League Baseball Triple Crown#Batting
  • Chuck Klein (1933)

Triple Crown (NL): Pitching[edit]

See: Major League Baseball Triple Crown#Pitching
  • Grover Cleveland Alexander (1915, 1916)
  • Steve Carlton (1972)

NL All-Stars[edit]

For list of Phillies' All-Stars (1933–present), see footnote[21]

World Series MVP Award[edit]

NLCS MVP Award[edit]

See: League Championship Series Most Valuable Player Award

All-Star Game MVP Award[edit]

Note: This was renamed the Ted Williams Most Valuable Player Award in 2002.

All-Star Game—Home Run Derby champion[edit]

See: Home Run Derby
  • Bobby Abreu (2005)
  • Ryan Howard (2006)

Major League Baseball All-Century Team (1999)[edit]

DHL Hometown Heroes (2006)[edit]

Main article: DHL Hometown Heroes
  • Mike Schmidt — voted by MLB fans as the most outstanding player in the history of the franchise, based on on-field performance, leadership quality and character value[22]

Frank Slocum Big B.A.T. Award[edit]

Fishel Award (for public-relations excellence)[edit]

  • Larry Shenk (1983)[23]

Major League Baseball All-Time Team (1997; Baseball Writers Association of America)[edit]

  • Mike Schmidt (first team; third baseman)

Baseball's 100 Greatest Players (1998; The Sporting News)[edit]

See footnote[24]
  • No. 25 – Pete Rose
  • No. 28 – Mike Schmidt
  • No. 30 – Steve Carlton

Sports Illustrated MLB All-Decade Team[edit]

  • Chase Utley, second base (2009)

Players Choice Awards Player of the Year[edit]

Main article: Players Choice Award
Note: Awarded by fellow major-league players to one player in Major League Baseball (not one for each league), including all positions. The Players Choice Awards do not have a Pitcher of the Year award.

Baseball America Major League Player of the Year[edit]

Note: Awarded to one player in Major League Baseball (not one for each league), including all positions. Baseball America does not have a Pitcher of the Year award.

Best Major League Baseball Player ESPY Award[edit]

Note: Awarded to one player in Major League Baseball (not one for each league), including all positions. The ESPYs do not have a Pitcher of the Year award.
  • Roy Halladay (2011) – presented in June 2011, for his performance since June 2010

Sporting News Player of the Year Award[edit]

Note: Awarded to one player in Major League Baseball (not one for each league). Sporting News also has a Pitcher of the Year award in each league.

Baseball Digest Player of the Year[edit]

See: Baseball Digest
Note: Awarded to one position player in Major League Baseball (not one for each league) since 1994, when Baseball Digest started its Pitcher of the Year award.

NLBM Oscar Charleston Legacy Award (NL MVP)[edit]

  • Ryan Howard (2006)
  • Jimmy Rollins (2007)

The Sporting News NL Most Valuable Player Award[edit]

Note: Discontinued in 1946

Players Choice Awards NL Outstanding Player[edit]

Main article: Players Choice Award
  • Ryan Howard (2006)

Players Choice Awards NL Outstanding Pitcher[edit]

Main article: Players Choice Award

Baseball Prospectus Internet Baseball Awards NL Cy Young[edit]

  • Roy Halladay (2010)

NLBM Wilbur "Bullet" Rogan Legacy Award (NL Pitcher of the Year)[edit]

  • Roy Halladay (2010)

Sporting News NL Pitcher of the Year Award[edit]

USA Today NL Cy Young[edit]

  • Roy Halladay (2010)

Sporting News NL Reliever of the Year Award[edit]

See footnote[9]

TSN NL Fireman of the Year Award (1960–2000; for closers)[edit]

TSN NL Reliever of the Year Award (2001–present; for all relievers)[edit]

Players Choice Awards NL Outstanding Rookie[edit]

Main article: Players Choice Award

NLBM Larry Doby Legacy Award (NL Rookie of the Year)[edit]

Sporting News NL Rookie of the Year Award[edit]

Note: From 1963 through 2003, TSN split the rookie award into two separate categories: Rookie Pitcher of the Year and Rookie Player of the Year.
  • 1980 – Lonnie Smith (Rookie Player of the Year)
  • 1984 – Juan Samuel (Rookie Player of the Year)
  • 1997 – Scott Rolen (Rookie Player of the Year)
  • 2009 – J.A. Happ (2009)[25]

Baseball Prospectus Internet Baseball Awards NL Rookie of the Year[edit]

  • 2005 – Ryan Howard

Baseball America All-Rookie Team[edit]

See: Baseball America#Baseball America All-Rookie Team

Topps All-Star Rookie teams[edit]

Note: Each year's team includes one left-handed pitcher, one right-handed pitcher, and three outfielders.

Babe Ruth Home Run Award[edit]

Note: Awarded to the leader(s) in Major League Baseball (not one for each league).

NLBM Josh Gibson Legacy Award (NL home-run leader)[edit]

  • Ryan Howard (2006, 2008)[28]

NLBM James "Cool Papa" Bell Legacy Award (NL stolen-base leader)[edit]

Fielding Bible Award[edit]

Main article: Fielding Bible Award
Second base
Shortstop

Players Choice Awards NL Comeback Player[edit]

Main article: Players Choice Award

Sporting News NL Comeback Player of the Year Award[edit]

Associated Press Comeback Player of the Year Award[edit]

Babe Ruth Award (postseason MVP)[edit]

Main article: Babe Ruth Award

MLB Insiders Club Magazine All-Postseason Team[edit]

Sporting News Top 50 Players[edit]

Players Choice Awards Marvin Miller Man of the Year[edit]

Main article: Players Choice Award
Note: Awarded by fellow major-league players as the Man of the Year in Major League Baseball (not one for each league).

Lou Gehrig Memorial Award[edit]

Heart & Hustle Award[edit]

Main article: Heart & Hustle Award
Note: Awarded by the Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association

Tony Conigliaro Award[edit]

Main article: Tony Conigliaro Award

Branch Rickey Award[edit]

Main article: Branch Rickey Award

Sporting News Manager of the Year Award[edit]

Note: Established in 1936, this award was given annually to one manager in Major League Baseball. In 1986 it was expanded to honor one manager from each league.
See footnote[4]

Associated Press Manager of the Year Award[edit]

See: Associated Press#AP sports awards
Note: Discontinued in 2001. From 1959 to 1983, the award was given annually to one manager in each league. From 1984 to 2000, the award was given to one manager in all of Major League Baseball.
See footnote[4]
  • Eddie Sawyer (1950) (in both leagues)[40]
  • Gene Mauch (1962, 1964) (in NL)
  • Danny Ozark (1976) (in NL)
  • Jim Fregosi (1993) (in both leagues)

Baseball Prospectus Internet Baseball Awards NL Manager of the Year[edit]

See footnote[4]
  • Larry Bowa (2001)

Chuck Tanner Major League Baseball Manager of the Year Award[edit]

See footnote[4]

Sporting News Executive of the Year Award[edit]

Team award[edit]

Preceded by

Pittsburgh Pirates 1979
Boston Red Sox 2007
World Series Champions
Philadelphia Phillies

1980
2008
Succeeded by

Los Angeles Dodgers 1981
New York Yankees 2009
Preceded by

Boston Braves 1914
Brooklyn Dodgers 1949
Pittsburgh Pirates 1979
St. Louis Cardinals 1982
Atlanta Braves 1992
Colorado Rockies 2007
National League Champions
Philadelphia Phillies

1915
1950
1980
1983
1993
2008 and 2009
Succeeded by

Brooklyn Dodgers 1916
Brooklyn Dodgers 1951
Los Angeles Dodgers 1981
San Diego Padres 1984
Atlanta Braves 1995
San Francisco Giants 2010
Preceded by

Pittsburgh Pirates 1975
Pittsburgh Pirates 1979
St. Louis Cardinals 1982
Pittsburgh Pirates 1992
New York Mets 2006
NL Eastern Division Champions
Philadelphia Phillies

1976, 1977 and 1978
1980
1983
1993
2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, and 2011
Succeeded by

Pittsburgh Pirates 1979
Montreal Expos 1981
Chicago Cubs 1984
Atlanta Braves 1995
Washington Nationals 2012

Team records (single-game, single-season, career)[edit]

Minor-league system[edit]

See also: Baseball awards#U.S. minor leagues, List of Philadelphia Phillies minor league affiliates, and footnotes[51][52]

Team championships[edit]

Joe Bauman Home Run Award[edit]

Baseball America Minor League Manager of the Year[edit]

See: Baseball America#Minor League Baseball awards

King of Baseball[edit]

Main article: King of Baseball
Note: This ceremonial title is awarded by Minor League Baseball to one person each year in recognition of longtime dedication and service to professional baseball.

International League Most Valuable Pitcher[edit]

Eastern League Most Valuable Player[edit]

See also: Eastern League

Eastern League Pitcher of the Year[edit]

  • Ryan Madson, Reading Phillies (2002)[56]

Eastern League Rookie of the Year[edit]

  • 1999 – Pat Burrell, Reading Phillies[55]
  • 2001 – Marlon Byrd, Reading Phillies[55]
  • 2004 – Ryan Howard, Reading Phillies[55]
  • 2005 – Chris Roberson, Reading Phillies[55]
  • 2009 – Michael Taylor, Reading Phillies[55]
  • 2012 – Darin Ruf, Reading Phillies[55]

Eastern League Manager of the Year[edit]

Stenson Award (Arizona Fall League)[edit]

See: Dernell Stenson Sportsmanship Award

Paul Owens Award (pitcher and position player)[edit]

For a description of the award and a list of awardees from 1986 to 2007, see footnote.[58]
For a list of awardees from 1986 to 2011, see footnote.[59]

Other achievements[edit]

National Baseball Hall of Fame[edit]

See: Philadelphia Phillies#Hall of Famers

Phillies all-time team (1969)[edit]

In conjunction with Major League Baseball's celebration in 1969[65] of the 100th anniversary of professional baseball, the Phillies conducted a fan vote to determine their all-time team. The players were honored on August 5, 1969, at Connie Mack Stadium before the Phillies' game against the San Francisco Giants.[65] The players were as follows:

Roberts was also honored as the greatest Phillies player of all-time.[65]

A dark bronze plaque listing the names and positions of members of the Centennial team in gold lettering
The Centennial Team plaque at the left end of the Wall of Fame

Centennial Team (1983)[edit]

Phillies All-Vet Team (2003)[edit]

As part of the Final Innings festivities at Veterans Stadium, the Phillies announced the result of an online fan vote to determine their "All-Vet" team (1971–2003). The players were honored on September 27, 2003, prior to the penultimate game at the stadium, which the Phillies went on to win against the Atlanta Braves 7–6. The players were as follows:

Schilling was playing for the Arizona Diamondbacks and was unavailable for the ceremony. All the other honorees attended, including Tug McGraw, who was recovering from brain surgery.[66]

Wall of Fame[edit]

Retired numbers[edit]

See: Philadelphia Phillies#Retired numbers

Dallas Green Award (scouting)[edit]

Note: For the "Dallas Green Special Achievement Award" presented to a player, see #Philadelphia Chapter / BBWAA awards (below).
  • Bill Harper (2012)[67]

Richie Ashburn Special Achievement Award[edit]

See footnote[68]
  • Jerry Clothier (2011)[68]

Ford C. Frick Award (broadcasters)[edit]

See: Philadelphia Phillies#Ford C. Frick Award recipients
Note: Names with asterisks received the award based primarily on their work as Phillies broadcasters.

J. G. Taylor Spink Award (baseball writers)[edit]

  • James Isaminger (Philadelphia Inquirer) (1974)
  • Allen Lewis (Philadelphia Inquirer) (1981)
  • Ray Kelly (Philadelphia Bulletin) (1988)
  • Bus Saidt (The Trentonian and Trenton Times) (1992)
  • Bill Conlin (Philadelphia Daily News) (2011)

Honor Rolls of Baseball (writers)[edit]

  • Frank Hough (Philadelphia Inquirer) (1946)

Philadelphia Chapter / BBWAA awards[edit]

See: Philadelphia Phillies annual franchise awards (Philadelphia chapter of the Baseball Writers Association of America)
  • Mike Schmidt Most Valuable Player Award
  • Steve Carlton Most Valuable Pitcher Award
  • Dallas Green Special Achievement Award
  • Tug McGraw Good Guy Award

World Baseball Classic All-WBC Team[edit]

All-American Amateur Baseball Association Hall of Fame[edit]

See: All-American Amateur Baseball Association Hall of Fame

Arizona Fall League Hall of Fame[edit]

See: Arizona Fall League Hall of Fame

Hispanic Heritage Baseball Museum Hall of Fame[edit]

See: Hispanic Heritage Baseball Museum Hall of Fame

Irish American Baseball Hall of Fame[edit]

Peter J. McGovern Little League Museum Hall of Excellence[edit]

See: Peter J. McGovern Little League Museum
  • Mike Schmidt (1991)

Associated Press Athlete of the Year[edit]

  • Jim Konstanty (1950)

Sporting News Pro Athlete of the Year[edit]

See: Sporting News#Pro Athlete of the Year
  • Roy Halladay (2010)

Hickok Belt[edit]

Note: The Hickok Belt trophy was awarded to the top professional athlete of the year in the U.S., from 1950 to 1976.
  • Steve Carlton (1972)

Sports Illustrated Top 10 GMs/Executives of the Decade (2009)[edit]

See: List of 2009 all-decade Sports Illustrated awards and honors#Top 10 GMs/Executives of the Decade
  • No. 7 – Pat Gillick, Seattle Mariners/Philadelphia Phillies (the list's only other MLB GMs were Boston's Theo Epstein, No. 3, and Oakland's Billy Beane, No. 10)

Delaware Sports Museum and Hall of Fame[edit]

Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame[edit]

See: Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame#Baseball

Philadelphia Sports Writers Association (PSWA) awards[edit]

See: Philadelphia Sports Writers Association

PSWA Pro Athlete of the Year[edit]

  • Jimmy Rollins (2007; award was then called "Outstanding Pro Athlete")
  • Brad Lidge (2008; award was then called "Outstanding Pro Athlete")
  • Roy Halladay (2010)[69][70][71]

PSWA Executive of the Year[edit]

  • Ruben Amaro, Jr. (2009)

PSWA Living Legend Award[edit]

  • 2007 – Harry Kalas
  • 2012 – Larry Bowa

PSWA Humanitarian Award[edit]

PSWA Good Guy Award[edit]

PSWA Lifetime Achievement Award[edit]

  • Larry Shenk (public-relations director) (2007)

PSWA Special Achievement Award[edit]

John Wanamaker Athletic Award (Philadelphia Sports Congress)[edit]

Note: The award is presented during the summer, based on the athlete's performance during the preceding calendar year.[72]
See footnotes[42][73]

Pride of Philadelphia Award[edit]

See: Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame#Pride of Philadelphia Award
  • Ryan Howard (2006)
  • Jimmy Rollins (2007)
  • Philadelphia Phillies (2008)
  • Carlos Ruiz (2010)

Daily News Sportsperson of the Year[edit]

See: Daily News Sportsperson of the Year

Philadelphia Jewish Sports Hall of Fame[edit]

  • Ruben Amaro, Jr. (2009)[78]

Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame[edit]

  • 2004 – Richie Ashburn, Steve Carlton, Harry Kalas ("Legacy of Excellence"; broadcaster), Robin Roberts, Mike Schmidt
  • 2005 – Grover Cleveland Alexander
  • 2006 – Del Ennis
  • 2007 – 1980 Phillies, Chuck Klein
  • 2008 – Ed Delahanty
  • 2009 – Larry Bowa
  • 2010 – Tug McGraw, Dick Allen
  • 2011 – Curt Simmons
  • 2012 - Johnny Callison
  • 2013 - Greg Luzinski

Great Friend to Kids (GFTK) Award[edit]

Note: Awarded by Please Touch Museum (the Children's Museum of Philadelphia)

See also[edit]

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ Chancey, Asher B. (May 18, 2010). "The Top 10 Philadelphia Phillies Pitchers of All-Time". Philly.com (Bleacher Report: Philadelphia Edition). Philadelphia Media Holdings. Retrieved 2010-10-01. 
  2. ^ McCollum, Brian (February 11, 2009). "Top 10 Philadelphia Phillies Pitchers (1883 to present day 2009)". Philly.com (Bleacher Report: Philadelphia Edition). Philadelphia Media Holdings. Retrieved 2010-10-01. 
  3. ^ Ambler, Jamie (September 17, 2010). "Top 10 Three-Man Rotations in Philadelphia Phillies History". Philly.com (Bleacher Report: Philadelphia Edition). Philadelphia Media Holdings. Retrieved 2010-10-01. 
  4. ^ a b c d e f In 1936, The Sporting News began The Sporting News Manager of the Year Award. (In 1986, TSN expanded the award to one for each league.) In 1959, the Associated Press began its AP Manager of the Year Award, which was discontinued in 2001. (From 1984 to 2000, the award was given to one manager in all of MLB.) In 1983, MLB began its own Manager of the Year Award (in each league). In 1998, Baseball Prospectus added a Manager of the Year award to its "Internet Baseball Awards" (one per league). In or about 2000, the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum began its Charles Isham "C. I." Taylor Legacy Award for "Managers of the Year". In 2003, MLB added a Manager of the Year award (for all of MLB) to its This Year in Baseball Awards. In 2007, the Rotary Club of Pittsburgh began its Chuck Tanner Major League Baseball Manager of the Year Award (for all of MLB). (In 2010, it began a separate Chuck Tanner Collegiate Baseball Manager of the Year Award.) Baseball America also has a Manager of the Year award (for all of MLB). USA Today has a Manager of the Year award (one per league).
  5. ^ He was traded by the St. Louis Cardinals to the Chicago Cubs on June 15, 1964, and was purchased by the Phillies on August 15, 1964. Bobby Shantz (at "Transactions"). Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved 2010-09-25.
  6. ^ a b Ambler, Jamie (August 17, 2010). "Pat Burrell and the 10 Greatest Outfielders in Phillies History". Philly.com (Bleacher Report: Philadelphia Edition). Philadelphia Media Holdings. Retrieved 2010-10-01. 
  7. ^ "The Top 10 Hitting Seasons in Phillies History". Philly.com (Bleacher Report: Philadelphia Edition). Philadelphia Media Holdings. June 12, 2009. Retrieved 2010-10-01.  |first1= missing |last1= in Authors list (help)
  8. ^ Marshall, Ash (December 30, 2009). MLB 9s: Philadelphia Phillies—Dick Allen, Chuck Klein Best Phillies Ever (at each position, based on single-season offensive performances). Philly.com (Bleacher Report: Philadelphia Edition). Philadelphia Media Holdings. Retrieved 2010-10-01.
  9. ^ a b c d The Rolaids Relief Man of the Year Award was discontinued in 2013. Apparently it was dropped as an official MLB award after the 2006 season. Relief Man Award winners (1976–2006). (MLB.com/News/Awards/History/ ). MLB Advanced Media, L.P. Retrieved 2009-08-30. Established in 1976, it did not appear on the MLB.com awards page for the 2010 season. 2008 Awards (MLB.com/News/Awards/2008 Awards). MLB Advanced Media, L.P. Retrieved 2009-08-30. The MLB Delivery Man of the Year Award (sponsored by DHL) was first given in 2005 and does appear on the MLB.com awards page for the most recent completed season. Prior to both awards, in 1960, The Sporting News established its Fireman of the Year Award, to recognize the best closer from each league. In 2001, the award was broadened to include all relievers and was renamed The Sporting News Reliever of the Year Award. In 2002, MLB began its This Year in Baseball Awards (TYIB Awards) (for all of MLB, not for each league), including Pitcher of the Year and Setup Man of the Year. In 2004, a Closer of the Year category was added and "Pitcher of the Year" was renamed "Starting Pitcher of the Year". In or about 2000, the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum began its Hilton Smith Legacy Award for "Relievers of the Year".
  10. ^ 2010 MLB Clutch Performer of the Year. MLB Advanced Media, L.P. Retrieved 2011-01-03. The MLB Clutch Performer of the Year Award was first awarded in 2007. 2007 Awards. MLB Advanced Media, L.P. Retrieved 2011-01-03.
  11. ^ Go to 2010 This Year in Baseball Awards and click on "Starter" for video. MLB Advanced Media, L.P. Retrieved 2011-09-05.
  12. ^ Go to 2008 This Year in Baseball Awards and click on "Closer" for results and video. MLB Advanced Media, L.P. Retrieved 2011-09-05.
  13. ^ Go to 2009 This Year in Baseball Awards and click on "Rookie" for results and video. MLB Advanced Media, L.P. Retrieved 2011-09-05.
  14. ^ Go to 2009 This Year in Baseball Awards and click on "Unsung Star" for results and video. MLB Advanced Media, L.P. Retrieved 2011-09-05.
  15. ^ Go to 2010 This Year in Baseball Awards and click on "X-Factor" for video. MLB Advanced Media, L.P. Retrieved 2011-09-05.
  16. ^ Go to 2008 This Year in Baseball Awards and click on "Exec" for results and video. MLB Advanced Media, L.P. Retrieved 2011-09-05.
  17. ^ Go to 2009 This Year in Baseball Awards and click on "Exec" for results and video. MLB Advanced Media, L.P. Retrieved 2011-09-05.
  18. ^ Go to 2008 This Year in Baseball Awards and click on "Manager" for results and video. MLB Advanced Media, L.P. Retrieved 2011-09-05.
  19. ^ Go to 2008 This Year in Baseball Awards and click on "Postseason Moment" for results and video. MLB Advanced Media, L.P. Retrieved 2011-09-05.
  20. ^ When you go to 2010 This Year in Baseball Awards and click on "Postseason Moment", it takes you to an unrelated page. The Postseason Moment awardee is mentioned at: Newman, Mark (December 17, 2010). "Giants star in This Year in Baseball Awards: Hamilton, Doc among those feted in awards season finale". MLB.com. MLB Advanced Media, L.P. Retrieved 2011-09-07. Halladay, who pitched the second postseason no-hitter ever against the Reds in Game 1 of the National League Division Series, saw his gem cited as the easy choice for Postseason Moment. 
  21. ^ At Phillies History, go to "Awards and Honors" section (in center of page) and click on "All-Stars". Philadelphia Phillies official website. Retrieved 2011-08-19.
  22. ^ Besides Mike Schmidt, the other four nominees for DHL Hometown Hero were: Richie Ashburn, Steve Carlton, Chuck Klein, and Robin Roberts.
  23. ^ Fishel Award (1981–present). Baseball-Almanac. Retrieved 2011-08-19.
  24. ^ Baseball's 100 Greatest Players (The Sporting News). Baseball Almanac. Retrieved 2010-09-23.
  25. ^ a b c Happ finished second in voting for the MLB Rookie of the Year Award. Lauber, Scott (Nov 17, 2009). "Happ 2nd in 'rookie' voting". Courier-Post (Cherry Hill, New Jersey). Retrieved 2009-11-17. Happ, who had the eighth-best ERA in the NL, got 10 first-place votes and finished with 94 points. Two writers from each NL city voted for the award. .... Phillies pitcher J.A. Happ was the only player mentioned on all 32 ballots in the rookie of the year voting. .... Last month, Happ was crowned Sporting News' NL Rookie of the Year in a vote of 338 players. The 27-year-old left-hander also won the honor from his peers at the MLB Players Choice Awards. [dead link]
  26. ^ "2009 All-Rookie Team: The 2009 rookie team as selected by Baseball America". Baseball America. October 28, 2009. Retrieved 2011-12-09. 
  27. ^ Eddy, Matt (October 21, 2011). "Infield, Pitching Staff Highlight 2011 Rookie Team". Baseball America. Retrieved 2011-11-08. 
  28. ^ Salisbury, Jim (January 12, 2007). "MVP Howard takes well-deserved bows". The Philadelphia Inquirer. Retrieved 2011-11-02. Of all the awards, Howard said the Josh Gibson Award, named for the legendary Negro Leaguer and Hall of Famer, will be the most special. Why? "Because he never got a shot to play in the big leagues", he said. 
  29. ^ "Waitkus, Who Beat Death Rap, 'Comeback King'". Ellensburg Daily Record. 1950-11-10. p. 3. 
  30. ^ "'Comeback Of Year' Award Is Voted To Eddie Waitkus". Hartford Courant. 1950-11-10.  Retrieved 2009-11-06.
  31. ^ "FOUR HORRIBLE MONTHS Eddie Waitkus Made 'Comeback of Year'". Los Angeles Times. 1950-11-10.  Retrieved 2009-11-06.
  32. ^ For the other members of the 2011 team, see Baseball awards. MLB Insiders Club Magazine selected its first All-Postseason Team in 2008. Boye, Paul. All-Postseason Team. MLB Insiders Club Magazine (ISSN: 1941-5060), Vol. 5, Issue 1 (December 2011), pp. 30-31. North American Media Group, Inc.
  33. ^ The list of the Sporting News Top 50 Players (in 2009) was based on the polling of a panel of 100 baseball people, many of them members of the National Baseball Hall of Fame and winners of major baseball awards. For the complete list, scroll to the middle of the following webpage. Wolfley, Bob (May 20, 2009). "Braun makes greatest list". Milwaukee, Wisconsin Journal-Sentinel. Retrieved 2010-09-16. 
  34. ^ When Roberts received the Lou Gehrig Memorial Award in 1962, he was playing for the Baltimore Orioles. Presumably, however, he was given the award for his years with the Phillies (1948–1961), because the award is given to players who best exemplify Gehrig's character and integrity both on and off the field.
  35. ^ Schilling named his son after Gehrig (Gehrig Schilling). Lou Gehrig Memorial Award – Baseball Almanac. Retrieved 2009-08-22.
  36. ^ 2008 Lou Gehrig Memorial Award Winner – Phi Delta Theta; with story and photographs at Citizens Bank Park. Retrieved 2009-08-22.
  37. ^ "Phillies' Shane Victorino Wins Phi Delta Theta's Lou Gehrig Award" – Baseball Almanac; Phi Delta Theta press release. Retrieved 2009-08-22.
  38. ^ Parrillo, Ray (September 19, 2011). "Victorino earns MVP for charitable deeds". Philly.com. The Philadelphia Inquirer. Retrieved 2011-09-20. 
  39. ^ Gleeman, Aaron (September 16, 2011). "Shane Victorino wins Branch Rickey Award for charity work". HardballTalk. NBC Sports. Retrieved 2011-09-17. 
  40. ^ "Eddie Sawyer Honored in Baseball Vote". Prescott Evening Courier. 1950-11-08. p. Section 2, Page 1. 
  41. ^ a b The World Series Trophy was first awarded in 1967. In 1985, it was renamed the Commissioner's Trophy. From 1970 to 1984, the "Commissioner's Trophy" was the name of the award given to the All-Star Game MVP.
  42. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k And The Winners Were ... See all the John Wanamaker Athletic Award-recipients since 1961 webpage. Philadelphia Sports Congress website (Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau). Retrieved 2011-05-23.
  43. ^ The Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame was founded in 2002, with the initial induction in 2004. Starting in 2005, each year's group of inductees has included one local championship team. For individual Phillies inducted into the P/S HOF, see "Other achievements" (at #Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame) (above).
  44. ^ "Phillies Announce World Series Trophy Tour Presented by Teva Pharmaceuticals and Comcast SportsNet". PR Newswire Association. Jan 9, 2009. Retrieved 2009-05-18. 
  45. ^ The current trophy design, which was redesigned slightly in 1999 and made by Tiffany & Co., is worth approximately $15,000. "Phillies Fans Catch Glimpse Of World Series Trophy". CBS 3 Philadelphia. Oct 24, 2008. Retrieved 2009-05-18. [dead link]
  46. ^ The Phillies are the only team that has faced every team in a current division (AL East) in World Series play: Baltimore (1983), Boston (1915), New York (1950, 2009), Tampa Bay (2008), and Toronto (1993). See List of World Series champions.
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