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 final playoff spot and the Eagles – who have won … Continue reading Eagles leapfrog Vikings into NFL playoffs with help from Bears

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 All fans holding tickets to Saturday night’s game will be … Continue reading Severe Weather Forces Phillies Game To Be Postponed — CBS Philly

Odubel Herrera, Phillies slug their way to shutout in return home — iPhillySports

Updated: Tuesday, 12:39 a.m. It was only a matter of time before Seranthony Dominguez would arrive in Philadelphia this season. That much became pretty clear back in February when Gabe Kapler got his first look at the 23-year-old right-hander during spring training. The Phillies manager gushed about Dominguez’s power fastball/slider mix and said he pitched with “the bravado of a seasoned veteran.” Two weeks ago, … Continue reading Odubel Herrera, Phillies slug their way to shutout in return home — iPhillySports

Armed with improved fastball, Zach Eflin might be ready to stick around for a while — iPhillySports

Updated: Tuesday, 12:39 a.m. It was only a matter of time before Seranthony Dominguez would arrive in Philadelphia this season. That much became pretty clear back in February when Gabe Kapler got his first look at the 23-year-old right-hander during spring training. The Phillies manager gushed about Dominguez’s power fastball/slider mix and said he pitched with “the bravado of a seasoned veteran.” Two weeks ago, … Continue reading Armed with improved fastball, Zach Eflin might be ready to stick around for a while — iPhillySports

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. […] Like the two previous games I recapped in this series, … Continue reading Sweep sweepity sweep sweep: Phillies 3, Pirates 2 — iPhillySports