Phillies mural to splash icons above Walnut Street Bridge
Besides Schmidt, Hall of Famers depicted will include pitchers Grover Cleveland Alexander, Robin Roberts, Jim Bunning, and Steve Carlton; outfielders Ed Delahanty and Chuck Klein; outfielder/broadcaster Richie Ashburn; and broadcaster Harry Kalas.
A midseason check-in with the Phillies' new TV announcers
Moyer, a Souderton native and lifelong Phanatic, grew up listening to revered Phillies announcers like Byrum Saam, Harry Kalas and Richie Ashburn. Introspective and self-critical, he's aware that for all of his accomplishments on the field - member of ...
So close: One-hitters part of baseball lore
That same season, Richie Ashburn took a no-hitter away from Warren Spahn. In 1969, it was Tony Perez smacking knuckleballer Phil Niekro's no-hit plans. Perhaps the most famous example of a less-than-household name ruining a bid for immortality came ...
Meet Sam Alito — From Phillies Fandom to the First Amendment
American Spectator (blog)
Samuel Alito is wearing a numberless Philadelphia Phillies uniform, standing next to Phillies legend Richie Ashburn, the hittingest batter of the '50s and a childhood hero of his. He looks happy. “Back when I was on the Court of Appeals, when I was ...