Phils second baseman Chase Utley is among several 2008 World Series participants born when the disco trend was in high gear. More »
Ryan Howard is one of several 2008 postseason heroes who joined the human race in the same year "Alien" was released. More »
The Phillies captured their first World Series title in the same year "The Miracle on Ice" transpired at the Lake Placid Winter Games. More »
Right-hander James Shields and outfielder Carl Crawford were born in the same year "Pac-Man" became an overnight arcade sensation. More »
Phillies reliever J.A. Happ is the lone 2008 World Series participant born in the same year audiences learned to "phone home." More »
Young guns Cole Hamels and Matt Garza are among the 2008 World Series figures who made 1983 a "Thriller" of a year.
Tampa Bay's Scott Kazmir and B.J. Upton highlight the blossoming talents who were "Born in the U.S.A." in 1984. More »
In the spirit of "Back to the Future," a visit to 1985 reveals the cultural forces at work in the year Evan Longoria was born. More »