Three Decades of September 28

September 28 has been an eventful date in Phillies history. On this day, the Philadelphia Phillies clinched the division in both 1983 and 1993. Also on this day, the Phillies closed Veterans Stadium.

In 1983, the Phillies beat the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field to clinch. Greg Gross made the last out in left field.

In 1993, the Phillies beat the Pittsburgh Pirates to clinch. Mariano Duncan hit the game-winning grand slam. John Kruk flipped to Don Pall to secure the 10-7 victory.

In 2003, the Phillies closed Veterans Stadium.


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