The Daily Numbers - Oct. 19
The Daily Numbers: 4:19, time of first pitch this afternoon in Game 3 of the NLCS between the Phils and Giants in San Francisco.
44, age of Chester man who faces charges in connection with a heinous case of animal abuse involving several cats.
80,000 dollars a year, how much Booker Wilson made as police chief in Chester Townships. He’s stepping down after pleading guilty to charges of forgery and receiving stolen property.
7 hours, how long a rape suspect hid out in a car on the massive Auto Logistics Car Depot at I-95 and Route 322 in Upper Chichester yesterday afternoon, sparking a massive manhunt.
38 caliber handgun wielded by woman during dispute with another passenger on a SEPTA bus in Upper Darby.
2, as in No. 2, where Sands Casino in Bethlehem now stands in terms of revenue. They dropped Harrah’s in Chester down to the No. 3 slot.
4.7 million dollars in revenue at Harrah’s, down from 5.8 million last year. Most experts believe the new SugarHouse Casino in Philly is siphoning off customers who used to go to Harrah’s.
5 women who were groped as they headed home from work in Center City Philadelphia last night.
3 people trapped in a house fire in West Philly overnight. All 3 were rescued by firefighters.
2 people hit by a car Monday afternoon on Meeting House Road in Upper Chi. They were not believed to be seriously injured.
5 people, including 4 kids, killed in a fire in Harrisburg row home Monday night.
13 strikeouts for Cliff Lee as he blew away the Yankees over 8 innings and lift the Rangers to a 2-1 lead in the ALCS.
23 for 29 on Sunday for Eagles QB Kevin Kolb. Can you say quarterback controversy?
1 for 9 for Giants leadoff hitter Andres Torres, fueling belief that the Giants may shuffle their lineup.
382 and 421 feet, the power alleys in San Francisco’s AT&T Park.
2 weeks at least, how long Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson is expected to be out of the lineup.
Call me a Phanatic: A look at the ups and downs of being a Philadelphia sports fan.
So how many people are inventing an excuse to duck out of work early this afternoon with Game 3 of the NLCS expected to start at 4:15?
I Don’t Get It: A man in Chester is charged in a thoroughly heinous case of cat abuse. I really don’t get it.
Today’s Upper: Kudos to the Good Samaritan who got between two women who were arguing on a SEPTA bus. One of the women pulled out a loaded gun.
Quote Box: “I wanted to fight to the utmost. But I did what I had to do. I have strong faith. I’ll be OK.”
- Chester Township top cop Booker Wilson, after entering plea in forgery case.