The Philadelphia Phillies fell just short of the playoffs repeatedly during the 2001-06 seasons that led up to their five straight NL East Division crowns.
Reliving the brilliant performance by Cole Hamels for the Philadelphia Phillies in the 2008 postseason, when he was named MVP of the NLCS and World Series.
The 2008 Phillies position player entry in the 'Phillies 50' series on random 1971-2019 players is Australian infielder Brad Harman.
The 2009 pitcher for our 'Phillies 50' random contribution is reliever Steven Register who appeared in just one game for that pennant-winning club.
Sue Evans reminisces on her trip to Phillies spring training in Clearwater back in March 2010.