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A moment of silence ...

Long-time Phillies broadcaster Harry Kalas, who was also the voice of NFL films passed away earlier today. Kalas' voice is has an unmistakable quality and tone that most people won't soon forget.

It's a sad day today for Phillies fans and for baseball fans.

Here's some links to some Kalas remembrances ...

Here's the call from the stadium today as the announcer remembers Kalas

The AP Story

From the Lehigh Valley news ...

Here's an interview he gave just a few weeks ago in anticipation for the 2009 season.

Here's a story from 2002 from the Philly Inquirer that looks back on Kalas' career.

ESPN has gotten reactions from people around baseball.