No one could handle Dick Allen, not even ‘God Almighty Hisself’

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    Mitch Nathanson has written a biography of former Philly Dick Allen. (Image courtesy of University of Pennsylvania Press)

    Mitch Nathanson has written a biography of former Philly Dick Allen. (Image courtesy of University of Pennsylvania Press)

    Opening day is just around the corner for the Phillies — so it’s an appropriate time to look back at the legacy of one of the best and most controversial Phillies in history: Dick Allen. 

    He’s the subject of the new book “God Almighty Hisself: The Life and Legacy of Dick Allen.”  NewsWorks Tonight host Dave Heller spoke with the book’s author, Villanova University law professor Mitch Nathanson.

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