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Fresh off becoming the youngest player to reach 3,000 career hits, Rose was lured to the Phillies with a then-record $3.2 million, four-year deal in hopes of leading them to their first World Series title. Rose delivered with the Phillies, hitting .331 in his first season before helping the team that elusive World Series in 1980. Rose hit .291 in five seasons in Philadelphia.

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