Ruly Carpenter

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Inducted

Ruly assumed the title of President of the Philadelphia Phillies in 1972 at age 32, following in the footsteps of his dad, Bob. He was the youngest club president in the Major Leagues. In four
years he and manager Paul Owens took the team from the cellar to the top of the National League East, winning East titles in 1976, 1977, 1978 and 1980. He won a World Series Championship in 1980 with
Dallas Green as manager. Ruly starred in football and baseball (pitcher) at Tower Hill High School and Yale University. He was a volunteer baseball coach at Tower Hill.

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