With a win tonight behind ace Cole Hamels, the Philadelphia Phillies can reach their first World Series since 1993. We decided to turn 'Clip Reel' to a brief look at their history and accomplishments, mostly since their lone championship in 1980. We did manage to sneak Mike Schmidt singing circa 1976 in there, though.
Baseball Reference history page.
Here's a video we did with Ryan Howard.
Pretty good article from Sports Illustrated on what Rickey Henderson means to Jimmy Rollins.
Info on Howard and Rollins appearing on Letterman.
The "Take Me Out to the Ballgame" remix.
Good piece on Shane Victorino.
Ditto on Chase Utley.
Obligatory Matt Stairs link.
Time to go a little old school: a 1993 Phillies tribute video.
The CBS Sports open to the 1993 LCS and World Series.
The World According to Nails.
Mitch Williams is appearing in commercials these days?
Darren Daulton has moderately lost his mind a bit.
Wiki on the '93 World Series.
Wiki on the '93 Phillies.
Wiki on the 1980 World Series, the Phillies only one in franchise history.
Wiki on the 1980 Phillies.
Phillies Fever: The Song (1976)
Mike Schmidt's retirement presser.
A rather random 1980 Phillies tribute video.
World Series champions since 1980 compilation video.
Generic Steve Carlton video.
Phillies Memory Lane.
Nice "history of Philadelphia sports" video.
One reason this all may change: Ryan Howard (here on the importance of education).
A good Phillies timeline seems like a place to stop.