Collecting Phillies bets

With the Phillies’ win over the Milwaukee Brewers, WXPN’s Jim McGuinn and City Councilman Curtis Jones Jr. are cashing in.

At 6 p.m. Wednesday, McGuinn will “take over” Radio Milwaukee for an hour and (in his words) “tease [DJ] Scott [Mullins] mercilessly.” McGuinn’s  Philly-centric playlist, to be heard also on WXPN (88.5) and XPN.org, will include artists such as the Roots, John Coltrane, the Hooters and Black Landlord, plus the McFadden & Whitehead chestnut “Ain’t No Stoppin’ Us Now.”

Jones, who expects to collect a case of Usinger’s sausage from his bet with Milwaukee Alderman Bob Bauman, has reached out to L.A. a wager with Councilman Tom LaBonge, who like Jones represents the Fourth District.

Here's the agreement for the Phils-Dodgers series: Jones has put up books about Philadelphia (which would be donated to Los Angeles-area libraries), a six-foot cheesesteak and case of Tastykakes, against LaBonge’s “Dodger Dogs,” pumpkin bread and the donations of books about Los Angeles to public libraries in Jones’ district.

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