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This Day in Phillies History
January 13th

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1959 State Senator Joe Cowgill introduces a bill to build an eight-million-dollar stadium in Delaware Township, dependent on the decision of the nearby Phillies to move to southern New Jersey. The legislation is proposed when team owner Bob Carpenter threatens to leave Philadelphia unless a new ballpark is built for the team in the City of Brotherly Love.

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