Philly Players All Over This Map of America's Most Popular Retro Jerseys
Philadelphia Magazine (blog)
Carlton has no connection to Nebraska — I even searched Nexis — but what's odd is a different Phillies legend, Richie Ashburn, is from Tilden, Nebraska. C'mon, people of Nebraska: Mitchell & Ness makes 1948 and 1950 Richie Ashburn jerseys!
LETTER: Memories of Chuck Bednarik from 1960 Eagles season are still vivid
Rooting for the Philadelphia Eagles and Bethlehem's own Chuck Bednarik was an key part of growing up in Bethlehem in the 1950s. Chuck ranked up there with our other sports heroes, such as Mickey Mantle, Yogi Berra, Robin Roberts and Richie Ashburn.
Why Andruw Jones Isn't Hall of Fame Worthy
That group includes Max Carey, Lloyd Waner, Richie Ashburn, Edd Roush, and Andre Dawson. Let's throw out the first four, since they aren't contemporaries of the Curacao Kid's (which isn't to say Dawson is by pure definition of the word, as their ...
Readorama: Branch Rickey and Jackie Robinson changed America
Kansas City Star
In the ninth inning, Cal Abrams of the Dodgers tried to score the winning run from second base on a single but failed to notice, Kahn said, how Philadelphia center fielder Richie Ashburn had been sneaking in to back up a possible throw on a bunt play.