The Phillies were looking to take the first two games against the Rockies with Tyler Cloyd making his first start since June 12th. Cloyd went six innings allowing five runs on eight hits with six strikeouts. Rockies SS Troy Tulowitzki hit a monster two-run home run in the first inning that bounced into Harry the K's Restaurant. The Rockies would open up a 5-0 lead and cruise to a 5-3 victory. More here.
The Eagles finally know who their starting quarterback is going to be! Head coach Chip Kelly announced yesterday that he has named Michael Vick as the starting quarterback and Nick Foles as the backup. Kelly said that he met with both players and both are okay with the decision. More here.
The 76ers named Brett Brown as their head coach last week but they need to fill out the rest of their coaching staff. Brown has elected to dismiss the three remaining assistant coaches from Doug Collins staff: Michael Curry, Aaron McKie, and Jeff Capel. Brown said that he personally broke the news to the three men. More here.