Example sentences for: phillies

How can you use “phillies” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The NYT reports that Williams, who holds the all-time college rushing record, also plays baseball for the Philadelphia Phillies organization, idolizes Bob Marley, and hopes to someday teach elementary school.

  • Philadelphia's Shibe Park, home to the Athletics and later the Phillies, was one of 13 urban ballparks built in the seven-year period now regarded as the golden age of ballpark architecture.

  • I was disappointed that there was no entry for Wilson Goode, the first black mayor of Philadelphia, or for Dick Allen, the first black superstar baseball player for the Phillies, who was traded to St. Louis in the deal that was to bring Curt Flood to Philadelphia, the deal that Flood used as a pretext for challenging the reserve clause.

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