This One Goes to Eleven

Mike Schmidt congratulating Jimmy Rollins with a soul handshake
Photo: Chris Szagola / AP © 2014.

Literally. Jimmy Rollins, Number 11, became the Phillies' all-time hits leader with his 2,235th — a single against the Cubs — last Saturday. Number 20, Mike Schmidt, the previous record-holder (and still arguably the franchise’s most-beloved shortstop, if not its most-beloved player, given what certainly feels like an aging fan base) is a class act who couldn't be happier.

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