Eagles/Phillies: One and One

 

Sunday, for just the third time in history, the Eagles and Phillies each won a game by one point/run on the same day.

 

We were real surprised to find out the Eagles have just 24 one-point victories in their history.

 

Here's a look at the three days that the teams did the single double-up:

 

 Date Score Details

Oct. 3,
1976

Eagles 14
Falcons13
 
Mike Boryla throws two TD passes, including one of 9 yards in the fourth quarter to Charles Smith to win it
Phillies 2
Mets 1
Tim McCarver singled home Dick Allen in the fifth to make a winner of Steve Carlton (3 hits, 12 strikeouts) in the season finale.

Sept. 7, 1997

Eagles 10
Packers 9
Ty Detmer hit Freddie Solomon on a two-yard TD pass with 1:56 remaining. Irving Fryar had eight catches for 125 yards.
Phillies 2
Expos 1
Rico Brogna's solo homer in the eighth inning lifted the Phils. Garrett Stephenson was the first of five pitchers to hold the Expos to one run.
Sept. 9,
2012
 
Eagles 17
Browns 16
Michael Vick hits Clay Harbor with a four-yard TD pass with 1:18 to go and the Birds' defense holds the Browns to 57 second-half yards.
Phillies 3
Rockies 2
John Mayberry Jr. (above) singles home Nate Schierholtz in the ninth inning for the Phils' 11th walkoff win of the season.

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