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Macho Row Phlashback: 1950 World Series – Game Three

Published by on May 23, 2009
Article Source: Bleacher Report - MLB

The 1950 Phillies, affectionately nicknamed the Whiz Kids due to their youthful age, clinched the National League pennant on the final day of the regular season.

Led by Robin Roberts and Richie Ashburn, the Phillies would make their second trip to the World Series.

Their opponents would be the defending world champion New York Yankees, who were looking to add their 13th title to their franchise history. The experienced Yankees would sweep the Whiz Kids, although all but one was a one-run game.

This is part three of the four-part series and focuses on game three of the 1950 World Series.

1950 World Series

New York Yankees (98-56) vs. Philadelphia Phillies (91-63)
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