Saturday, August 29, 2015

The All-Phillies/A's Team

Bruce Brown and T. Scott Brandon put together the all-time team of players who played for both the Phillies and Philadelphia A's.

The All-Phillies/A's Team


Bruce Brown and T. Scott Brandon found 44 players that played for both the Philadelphia A's and Phillies. They put together that all-time team:

1B - JIMMIE FOXX* (1925-35 A’s / 1945 Phillies)
2B - Nap Lajoie* (1896-1900 Phillies / 1901-02, 15-16 A’s)
3B - Lave Cross (1892-97 Phillies / 1901-05 A’s)
SS - Monte Cross (1898-1901 Phillies / 1902-07 A’s)
C - HAL WAGNER (1937-44 A’s / 1948-49 Phillies)
LF - Rube Bressler (1914-16 A’s / 1932 Phillies)
CF - Elmer Flick* (1898-1901 Phillies / 1902 A’s)
RF - BILL NICHOLSON (1936 A’s / 1949-53 Phillies)

RH - Chief Bender* (1903-14 A’s / 1916-17 Phillies)
LH - Tom Zachary (1918 A’s / 1936 Phillies)
RH - Chick Fraser (1899-1900, 02-04 Phillies / 1901 A’s)
LH - Wiley Piatt (1898-1900 Phillies / 1901 A’s)
RH - Bill Duggleby (1898, 1901-07 Phillies / 1902 A’s)
RP - Joe Bowman (1932 A’s / 1935-36 Phillies)
RP - Dana Fillingim (1915 A’s / 1925 Phillies)
RP - Ed Heusser (1938, 48 Phillies / 1940 A’s)
Closer - BOBBY SHANTZ (1949-54 A’s / 1964 Phillies)

*Hall of Fame
ALL CAPS = All-Star

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