Eagles leapfrog Vikings into NFL playoffs with help from Bears

Defending Super Bowl champions the Philadelphia Eagles progressed to the NFL playoffs as the Minnesota Vikings bowed out. It was win or go home for the Eagles and the Vikings in week 17 on Sunday and Philadelphia came out on top at the expense of Minnesota. Both teams had a chance to secure the NFC’s…

Severe Weather Forces Phillies Game To Be Postponed — CBS Philly

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The Phillies game against the New York Mets has been postponed Saturday night due to severe weather. The game will be made up on Thursday August 16 as part of a single-admission doubleheader, beginning at 4:05 p.m. All gates will open at 3:05 p.m. Conforto’s 9th-Inning HR Lifts Mets Over Neris, Phils 3-1…

Sweep sweepity sweep sweep: Phillies 3, Pirates 2 — iPhillySports

Oh how SWEEP it is… I’ll show myself out. The Phillies did it again. They stayed with the Pirates the entire game, and beat them in the end. They won 3-2. Like the two previous games I recapped in this series, the baseball was deeply, deeply frustrating and boring through the bulk of the innings. […]…