Thursday, October 8, 2015

Why go to the parade?

Beat the crowds. Here's your guide to watching the Phillies rally on TV.

Why go to the parade?


CBS3, 6ABC, NBC10, Fox29 and Comcast SportsNet will televise Friday's Phillies parade, which starts at noon at 20th and Market Streets and heads to the sports complex.

CBS3's Eyewitness News and its sister station, CW Philly 57, will be on from noon to 4 p.m. (with a repeat from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday).

6ABC's Action News will have Jim Gardner and Gary Papa anchoring from noon "to the event's conclusion."  

NBC10 will start at 11 a.m. and wrap at 3 p.m.

Fox29 will cover from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Comcast SportsNet will cover the entire parade, commercial-free, starting at 11:30 a.m. (SportsNet will rerun it at 11 p.m. today, 1:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. tomorrow, 1:30 a.m. Sunday, and 12:30 p.m. Monday.

For you stuck at your desk without a TV, Comcast SportsNet also will stream coverage live at On Saturday, Comcast digital cable expects to make parade coverage available through Channel 1 On Demand.

And here's a radio tip: WPHT's Michael Smerconish and WIP's Angelo Cataldi will simulcast a radio show starting at 1:30 p.m. from the ballpark on their respective stations, 1210 and 610.

If you're in a buying mood, QVC will be the place to be Friday night. Cole Hamels, Shane Victorino and Mike Schmidt will be on to sell baseball collectibles. All three will be on at 11 p.m. to sell a Hamels-autographed World Series baseball; a Victorino-autographed World Series baseball; Phillies framed team collage; a "1980 to 2008" Phillies framed picture; and a World Series leather jacket. Victorino and Schmidt will be on at 1 a.m. as well, QVC says.
We encourage respectful comments but reserve the right to delete anything that doesn't contribute to an engaging dialogue.
Help us moderate this thread by flagging comments that violate our guidelines.

Comment policy: comments are intended to be civil, friendly conversations. Please treat other participants with respect and in a way that you would want to be treated. You are responsible for what you say. And please, stay on topic. If you see an objectionable post, please report it to us using the "Report Abuse" option.

Please note that comments are monitored by staff. We reserve the right at all times to remove any information or materials that are unlawful, threatening, abusive, libelous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane, indecent or otherwise objectionable. Personal attacks, especially on other participants, are not permitted. We reserve the right to permanently block any user who violates these terms and conditions.

Additionally comments that are long, have multiple paragraph breaks, include code, or include hyperlinks may not be posted.

Read 0 comments
comments powered by Disqus
About this blog
Michael Klein, the editor/producer of, writes about the local restaurant scene in his Inquirer column "Table Talk." Have a question? Email it! See his Inquirer work here.

Michael Klein
Latest Videos:
Also on
letter icon Newsletter