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The Phillies wrapped up their four game set with the Mets yesterday afternoon. Unfortunately, the Mets manhandled the Phillies. Daniel Murphy went 4-for-5 with a double, a run scored, and two RBIs, his 60th and 61st on the year. Anthony Recker went 1-for-2 with a home run, two walks, two RBIs, and three runs scored. The Phillies would lose 11-3. More here.
The concussion lawsuit that has been hanging over the head of the NFL has reportedly been settled. The league will pay 18,000 retirees $765 million for medical bills and research. It was announced by a federal judge after the two sides were forced to meet for court-ordered mediation. More here.
The Eagles played the Jets last night at MetLife Stadium in their final preseason game before they kick off the regular season a week from Monday. Matt Barkley took most of the snaps under center for the Eagles going 13-for-27 for 135 yards and an interception.