PSWA president Rich Westcott presents Roy Halladay with his 2009 Cy Young Award.

Rich presents Cincinnanti Reds third baseman Todd Frazier the Native Son Award at the Philadelphia Sports Writers' 111th annual banquet.

Rich Westcott, past President of the Philadelphia Sports Writers Association presents Jimmy Rollins with his Special Achievement Award at the 2013 Annual Banquet Photo by Julia Wilkenson/PSWA

American League Rookie of the Year Andrew Bailey of the Oakland Athletics is presented with the Native Son Award by Rich at the PSWA 2010 Banquet.

At the 2010 Philadelphia Sports Writers' Association banquet President Jeff Ash presented Rich with the Good Guy Award which goes each year to a member who has served the organization "above and beyond the call of duty".

Rich and Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan talk about their days at Penn Charter.

Old friends Rich and former New Yorks Titans and Jets tackle Jack Klotz share a moment.

Phillies center fielder Shane Victorino joined Rich at the 2011 PSWA banquet.

Long ago, Rich and home run legend Hank Aaron got together before a game.

Rich with his three playing partners, Ernie, John, and Jack, after he shot a hole-in-one at Ingleside Golf Club on July 22, 2014.

Playing with the Whiz Kids was one of Rich's greatest golfing experiences. Members of the 1950 Phillies included golfers (from left) Stan Lopata, Andy Seminick, and Bubba Church, and Putsy Caballero (who came along for the ride).

Rich with former Philadelphia Warriors greats Paul Arizin (left) and Ernie Beck.

Penn Charter grads, Phillies GM Ruben Amaro, Jr., pro soccer star Bobby Convey and Rich had a lot in common.

Bob Levy (left), former tennis star Vic Seixas, and Rich enjoyed some time together.

With Olympic star Carl Lewis

Part of a display at the Springfield Library lobby

President Rich Westcott greets Hunter Pence and Charlie Manuel at the 2012 PSWA banquet.

Mickey Vernon, former Eagles lineman Jon Runyan, and Jack Klotz formed an All-Star lineup for Rich.

Is this really a shot of Rich and Jack Nicklaus coming back from a round of golf?

Ted Williams was a great interview for Rich, joined here by his old friend Don Paine.

Dick Allen and Rich always have a good time when they get together.

Being at the right place at the right time helped Rich check out the 1993 Phillies pennant-clinching celebration.

Two-time American League batting champ Mickey Vernon was the subject of one of Rich's books.

Rich and long-time friend Danny Litwhiler, the first outfielder ever to go a full season with no errors.

Hall of Fame pitcher Robin Roberts had an important point to make in this conversation.

Famous baseball comedian Max Patkin and Rich were good friends.

Rich interviews Dick Sisler, who hit the greatest home run in Phillies history, a blast that gave the Whiz Kids the pennant in 1950..

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