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HUNDREDS OF PHILLIES FANS PACK THE HORSHAM DAYS INN TO SEE THE PHILLIES 2008 WORLD SERIES TROPHY

  On a rainy humid Saturday morning in Horsham Pa, the first fans started to line up at 8:00 am to insure their spot to see the Phillies 2008 World Series trophy. Three hours before its scheduled arrival they came dressed in their Phillies tee shirts, or uniform shirts, hats, all sorts of clothing to […]

Bo Ryan University of Wisconsin basketball coach to visit Mickey Vernon Sports History Museum

  Joe Cirilli, executive director of the Delaware County Athletes Hall of Fame, has announced that Bo Ryan,one of the respected Division 1 basketball coaches in the country, will visit the Mickey Vernon Sports History Museum on Wednesday July 29, 6:30 to 8:30. Ryan coach of the University of Wisconsin Badgers, has recently returned from […]

Inaugural Season: The 1883 Phillies

By Bob Warrington Introduction   2008 marks the 125th anniversary of the founding of the Philadelphia Phillies. Since that inaugural season, there have been a few great Phillies’ teams, some good ones, many mediocre ones, and too many awful ones. The fact that on July 15, 2007 the Phillies became the first franchise in any […]

FANS PACK THE DAYS INN IN HORSHAM FOR LADIES DAY – A HUGE SUCCESS

 

JACK LITTRELL PASSES AWAY AT 80

by Max Silberman Shortly after Rusty Seitz reported the death of Bob Dillinger, Lou Parrotta was kind enough to pass on the news of the June passing of Jack Littrell at the age of 80, one of the younger Philadelphia A’s players leaving only 50 former players.  

THE RAREST OF COLLECTOR OPPORTUNITIES

BILL LILLARD DEAD AT 91

by Max Silberman   In 1939, baseball celebrated 100 years and joining the celebration was Bill Lillard who made his debut with the A’s playing 2nd base and shortstop.      

SOCIETY & DAYS INN TO HOST PHILLIES 2008 WS TROPHY

Saturday June 20th, 2009 The A’s Society & the Days Inn General Manager Joanne Zapata have arranged for a special Phillies fans review of the 2008 World Series Trophy. Come to the Days Inn on Easton Road (Route 611) in Horsham, Pa just 6/10ths of a mile off of the Doylestown/Jenkintown exit of the Pennsylvania […]

Greg Dobbs – Saturday July 11, 2009