The Phillies came back to beat the Marlins 5-3 in 14 innings last night at Citizens Bank Park. Ben Revere, Chase Utley, Ryan Howard, and Cody Asche each had multi-hit games for the Phillies and paced the offense. Utley hit his first walk-off HR since 2006 to win the game in the bottom of the 14th inning. Cole Hamels went 7 innings, giving up 3 solo HR, while striking out 7. More here.
The 76ers had to wait and see what happened ahead of them at last night's draft. When Wiggins and Parker were taken 1 & 2, the Sixers selected Joel Embiid with the 3rd pick in the 2014 draft. After a proposed trade for the #1 pick with the Cavaliers did not work out, the Sixers settled in the the 3rd spot in the draft. Hinkie was a busy man during the draft, as the Sixers selected 7 players, and made some other moves throughout the night. More here and here.
Team USA advanced into the knockout stages of the World Cup yesterday thanks in part to a victory from Portugal over Ghana. Despite the USA's loss to Germany, Team USA only allowed the strong and much better German team to score once off of a rebound from a Tim Howard save. The Yanks will move on to play Belgium, this upcoming Tuesday, July 1st. More here.
To get you ready for the Knockout Rounds, take a look at the top 10 goals from the Group Stage.