The Phillies were looking to get Cole Hamels his 100th win last night. Cody Asche had himself a night going 4-for-4 with a double and a grand slam that tied the game in the sixth inning. He was a triple shy of the cycle. Jose Bautista had a great game going 3-for-4 with a walk, a double and a run scored. In addition to pitching eight solid innings, Blue Jays starter Drew Hutchinson went 2-for-3 at the plate. More here.
Eagles are indeed looking to move up in the draft to select a receiver but it isn’t Beckham, it is Texas A&M wideout Mike Evans. To do that the Eagles would likely have to move into the top 10. Palantonio reports it would cost the Eagles two first round picks and two third round picks. More here.
When the Flyers were eliminated from playoff contention last Wednesday night, Team Canada came calling for Giroux to play for them during the World Championships. General manager Paul Holmgren would not allow Giroux to play for Team Canada at World Championships in Minsk, Belarus. More here.
Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins missed his second consecutive game last night against the Toronto Blue Jays with a sore groin. Manager Ryne Sandberg, who was not concerned Monday about the injury, said Rollins is now day-to-day with a groin injury. More here.