The Sixers signed rookie free agent forward Brandon Davies after he was cut by the Los Angeles Clippers following the preseason. The 6'10", 240 lbs. Davies played college basketball at BYU where he was All-WCC First Team his junior and senior seasons. More here.
The Boston Red Sox and St. Louis Cardinals were battling to see who could move within one win of the World Series. Boston got 7.2 innings one one-run ball from starter Jon Lester plus a two-run seventh inning to get him the victory. The Red Sox silenced the Cardinals' bats to roll to a 3-1 win and take a 3-2 series lead heading back to Boston. More here.
Monday Night Football was a major defensive battle between the Seattle Seahawks and the St. Louis Rams. The Seahawks got two touchdown passes from quarterback Russell Wilson but he mustered just 139 passing yards. The Rams did not fare much better with Kellen Clemens as he threw for 158 yards and two interceptions. Trailing 14-9 with time running out, the Rams got the ball to the Seahawks' one-yard line where RB Daryl Richardson was stuffed on third down and Clemens threw incomplete on fourth down as time expired. The Seahawks survived for a 14-9 victory. More here.