Frank's Place: Discarding the past will have to wait
A box off by itself is a treasure chest. It holds old newspapers, including those with front-page obituaries for Wilt Chamberlain, Richie Ashburn, and Harry Kalas. There are programs from some unforgettable events - an Indianapolis 500, a couple of U.S ...
Montco chapter of Pa. HOF announces class
... Cathy Rush, Richie Ashburn, Roger Penske, Willie Mosconi, Connie Mack, Josh Gibson, Tom Brookshier, Tom Gola, Roy Campanella, Robin Roberts, Greasy Neale, Harry Kalas, Pop Warner, Curt Simmons, Tommy McDonald and Christy Mathewson.
Utley homers twice in unforgettable return to South Philly
On a night that was destined to be a Chase Utley Lovefest – there was no more popular player during the most successful era in Phillies baseball than Utley, and probably only Hall of Fame player and beloved broadcast Richie Ashburn would rival him in ...
Dodgers announcer Vin Scully started his 67-year career in Philadelphia
The Phils took an instant lead when Richie Ashburn singled and Granny Hamner doubled on Don Newcombe's first two pitches. They were up, 5-0, in the top of the third when Barber handed the microphone to "a young fella I hope you're going to like.".