The Phillies were looking to win their series against the Reds on Sunday. Reds starter Homer Bailey allowed one run on six hits over eight solid innings of work and he also went 1-for-3 at the plate with a run scored and two RBIs. Billy Hamilton had strong game going 1-for-4 with a home run and two RBIs on the day as the Reds cruised to a 4-1 victory. More here.
Former-Philadelphia Flyers forward Eric Wellwood announced his retirement from hockey due to a serious Achilles tendon injury. Wellwood will step in as an assistant coach with the Oshawa Generals of the Ontario Hockey League, the team Flyers 2012 first-round pick Scott Laughton played for the last two seasons. More here.