After the game, the Phillies showed little concern over the impending embarrassing milestone. Philadelphia's 9,999 losses are the most by any team in any sport. Philadelphia played its first game on May 1, 1883, losing 4-3 to the Providence Grays.
"I've learned to shut a lot of things out," manager Charlie Manuel said. "That's not annoying to me. That was something I didn't have nothing to do with."
Edited by Satans Hockey, 08 July 2007 - 01:40 PM.