Archive for February 2008 | Monthly archive page

Athletics Quilt by Debbie Gallas

DELAWARE COUNTY TO HOST MILITARY BASEBALL ALL STARS

The U.S. Military All-Stars consist of outstanding players selected from all branches of the military and the U.S. Coast Guard. For the past 19 years, they have toured the country playing baseball teams at all levels during their “Red, White and Blue Tour of America” enjoyed by over 25 million Americans.

TONY CARRAFIELL PASSES AWAY

by Max Silberman Tony Carrafiell, known as “Kirby” to friends and loved ones, departed this life on February 11.          

DARIO LODIGIANI DEAD AT 91

by Max Silberman Dario Lodigiani, who played for the A’s from 1938 to 1940 died February 10 in Napa, CA at the age of 91.          

OAKLAND A’s FAN INVADES HATBORO MUSEUM

SARA SOMERS from Oakland, California, current temporary home of the Philadelphia Athletics, made a surprise visit to the Hatboro Museum recently to learn more about the history of the Philadelphia Athletics. Sara topped off her trip with a visit to Citizens Bank Park. Her desire is to see our members in Oakland when the Phillies […]