The Big Talker WPHT to paint tower in honor of Phillies


In honor of the Philadelphia Phillies returning to the 2009 World Series, The Big Talker 1210 WPHT, the Phillies flagship radio station, is painting its radio transmission tower red and white and hanging a giant banner with the Phillies “P” logo.  The banner will be hung in time for Game 1 of the World Series to be held on Wednesday, Oct. 28. The Big Talker 1210 and Precision Tower Services will hang the banner located in Moorestown, NJ. The tower is 426 feet tall by 7 1/2 feet wide on four equal sides.  There are seven color sections.  The tower will be painted red at the top and bottom, and white on the three sections in between.  The banner will be hung approximately 200 feet in the air.