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PA Announcer Threatens to Quit Over Name Change, R-Phils Announce Tryouts for New Voice

As some already know, Dave “Frenchy” Bauman, the PA announcer for the Double-A Reading Phillies (Eastern League) for the past 35 years, has been very critical on Facebook of the team’s impending name change that is scheduled to be announced on Nov. 17.  Bauman says he won’t return if the new branding is a “silly contrived nickname, (with) an insulting cartoon-ish logo.” While Continue reading


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