Right-hander Erskine Thomason enjoyed a strong minor league career. But his big-league career consisted of just one inning with the 1974 Phillies.
Phillies 50: Forgotten 1975 – Larry Fritz
The late Larry Fritz is perhaps the most perfect entrant yet in this 'Phillies 50' series, getting just one MLB plate appearance with the 1975 Phillies.
Phillies 50: Forgotten 1975 – Cy Acosta
The 'Phillies 50' series pitching entry from the 1975 Phillies ball club is Cy Acosta, a reliever who tossed the final six games of his MLB career that season.
Phillies 50: Forgotten 1976 – Fred Andrews
The only player on the 1976 Phillies roster who fits the bill for this 'Phillies 50' series is infielder Fred Andrews, who appeared in four games that year.
Phillies 50: Forgotten 1977 – Mike Buskey
The 1977 Phillies postion player rep for the 'Phillies 50' series appeared in his only six games that September and went on to a successful retail career.