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Phillies drop Giants in Pair 8-3, 5-2 1955 May 26 Phillies drop Giants in Pair 8-3, 5-2 1955 May 26

Robin Roberts and Murry Dickson pitch Phillies to victory. Richie Ashburn and Del Ennis hitting stars in doubleheader sweep

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May 25, 1955 Philadelphia News Flash, May 26, 1955, Robins Roberts limited the New York Giants to five hits and pushed his season record to 6-3 while Murry Dickson and Johnny Meyer combined on a 8-hitter in the second game of the double-header as the Phils beat the Giants twice 8-3 and 5-2. Richie Ashburn went 3 for 5 in the opener and Robin Roberts helped his own cause with 2 for 4, including a triple.

In the second game, Del Ennis blasted a three run homer in the first inning as the Phillies jumped on Giants' starter Johnny Antonelli for four runs in the first frame. Willie Mays homered for the Giants in a losing cause.

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