A’s Society ambassador’s Harry Adams & Joe Brancato were special guests at the recent Philadelphia Sports Writers Banquet held in Cherry Hill, NJ. An estimated 1300 were in attendance. Once again the Society put on a display of A’s memorabilia from the Museum for the sole pleasure of the attendees.
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Bill Werber died January 22 at the Carriage Club Retirement Community in Charlotte, NC, at 100 years old.
Just wanted you to know about a wonderful event we had on November 10, 2010. Exactly 100 years ago on that date my Great Grandfather gave a banquet for his nephew, Ira F. Thomas, for most of the gentlemen of the Village. Ira was the catcher for the Philadelphia Athletics who had just won the […]
By Mike Morsch Executive editor Chuck Pizagno was visibly moved. He had just introduced his 8-year-old grandson Eric, of Warminster, to one of the grandfather’s favorite big league ballplayers of all time, Eddie Joost.