Harry Kalas


1936 - 2009

Personal Memories of a Philadelphia Legend - Harry Kalas took time for anyone who needed a piece of him, even a start-up web site that he didn't have to interrupt his dinner to talk with.

"He's reunited with his Whiteness. He will be sorely missed." - mykindaguy
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The Life and Times of Harry The K...
How Harry Kalas Found His Voice - Paul Hagen looks at the young Harry Kalas through an interview that he did with Kalas about his youth.
Harry's Golden Moments - A timeline of Harry Kalas' career.
A Life Worth Remembering - Notes on Harry Kalas' life and career.
Rules Forced Kalas To Miss The '80 World Series - Why Harry Kalas didn't get to call the 1980 World Series.

Harry Kalas and Richie Ashburn...
Kalas, Ashburn Had Rare Chemistry - The most popular broadcast duo in the history of Philadelphia clicked well.
Bill Conlin: Remembering Kalas, A Heavenly Voice - Daily News columnist Bill Conlin talks about the Heavenly version of Harry Kalas.
Harry's Favorite Whitey Story - Two guys are sitting in a bar, when...

Harry's Colleagues and Friends...
Remembering Harry Kalas - Famous people both inside and outside of baseball talk about what Harry Kalas meant to them.
Colleagues Agree: Kalas Was A Joy - Those fortunate enough to work with Kalas remember him fondly.
Former Philadelphia Writers Share Their Memories - Former sports writers talk about rubbing elbows with Harry.
One Legend Mourns The Loss of Another - Mike Schmidt remembers Harry Kalas.
Players Remember Kalas As A Good Friend - Kalas had a special bond with players.

Todd Kalas Remembers His Dad...
Final Meeting For Father and Son - Todd Kalas talks about the last time that he saw his famous father.
Todd Kalas Grateful For The Love of His Father - Todd Kalas has great memories of the man we all knew as Harry The K.

Columnists Remember Harry Kalas...
A True Diamond - Daily News writer Paul Hagen's tribute to Harry Kalas.
Rich Hoffman: It's Just A Sad Time In The Game Right Now - Daily News writer Rich Hoffman talks about the loss of Nick Adenhart, Harry Kalas and Mark Fidrych.
Fanfare For An Icon In A League All His Own - Inquirer columnist John Gonzalez talks about how to pay tribute to Harry Kalas.
Somebody Stole The Liberty Bell Today - Inquirer columnist Bob Ford talks about the death of Harry Kalas.
Wild About Harry - Daily News columnist Stu Bykofsky remembers Harry Kalas.

In his own words...
Ode To The Fans - Harry Kalas salutes the fans during his induction into the Hall of Fame.