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South Sports and Recreation: For Joe Astroth, 87, game has changed little since he played

By Jodie Wagner   Palm Beach Post Staff Writer   BOCA RATON — When Joe Astroth signed his first Major League Baseball contract in 1945, he earned a $500 bonus plus a $500 monthly salary with the Philadelphia Athletics. Sixty-five years later, salaries have changed drastically. For Astroth, however, the game has remained remarkably the same. […]

Thomas J. Saboy of Howell NJ 2010 Lakewood Blue Claws Team Batboy

Thomas J. Saboy of Howell NJ has been selected as one of the bat boys for the 2010 Lakewood Blue Claws Team. Lakewood is a minor League affiliate of the Philadelphia Phillies. Thomas is the grandson of Thomas R. Saboy, a good friend of the Philadelphia Athletics and Eddie Joost.  

CHESTER COUNTY SPORTS HALL OF FAME’s PLANS FOR THE FUTURE

HARRY THE K, Book Signing by Randy Miller

Saturday, March 20, 2010 BOOK REVIEWS: PHILLY RADIO STATION WIP: “ONE OF THE MOST CONTROVERSIAL BOOKS ABOUT A PHILADELPHIA SPORTS ICON EVER TO BE RELEASED ”