The Phillies opened up their series with the Marlins last night. Jimmy Rollins went 2-for-4 with a two-run home run and two runs scored on the night. Ryan Howard drove in a run with his sixth double of the season and went 1-for-4 on the night. Chase Utley hit his team-leading 18th double of the season going 1-for-4 with a run scored as the Phillies went on to win 6-5. More here.
The NBA held their annual draft lottery last night as lots of Sixers fans looked on. The Cleveland Cavaliers, who had the ninth best odds (1.7%) of winning the lottery, are picking first overall for the second consecutive season and three of the last four drafts. The Bucks will select second overall and the 76ers will pick third. The Orlando Magic and Utah Jazz round out the top-five. More here.
Phillies have placed Cliff Lee on the 15-day disabled list with a grade 1/2 left elbow strain. Lee stayed in Philadelphia to get an MRI on his ailing left elbow at the request of team physician Dr. Michael Ciccotti, who consequently leads MLB's Elbow Research Group. More here.