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Which Ilya Bryzgalov highlight soothed the most pain in 2013?

Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 12:15 PM
They may be rioting in Chicago, but it's a bit premature - we haven't even found out what the year's best Flyers highlight is. Today we focus on Ilya Bryzgalov, from whose season has offered two of 2013's most grunt-worthy highlights. Go here to vote for your favorites. You have your pick... Read more

IronPigs encourage fans to get closer to hideous beast

Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 11:10 AM
The IronPigs have long assumed that baseball alone isn't enough to get you to Coca-Cola Park in Allentown. No, it requires beach towel giveaways and video games you can play with your pee! You're an odd bunch. Anyway, the Phillies' Triple A affiliate is looking to attract yet another demographic... Read more

Phillies given chance to make playoffs by insane computer

Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 10:41 AM
The Phillies may be playing like a team on its way to playoff elimination, but baseball is a numbers game. We're way off from literally being eliminated, thanks to math. And nobody does math better than the guys at Baseball Prospectus, whose standings at the moment indicate each team's odds for making... Read more

A-Rod discovers internet

Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 8:35 AM
Well, it finally happened. A-Rod found out he can hit on girls on the internet. Please welcome @AROD to the internet. — SB Nation MLB (@SBNationMLB) June 24, 2013 now, on twitter @AROD maybe not even a hoax? @ChrisCotillo twitter expert found him. — Jon Heyman (@JonHeymanCBS) June... Read more

WWE Monday Night Raw results (6/24): Daniel Bryan defeats Randy Orton, CM Punk, Paul Heyman have a heart-to-heart

Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 2:20 AM
Here’s a rundown of the June 24 edition of Monday Night Raw. This edition of Raw came to us from the North Charleston Coliseum in North Charleston, S.C. We started the show with Daniel Bryan, who comes out to yet another rousing ovation. He grabs a microphone and talks about how he’s... Read more

Cliff Lee tops trade target leaderboard for starting pitchers

Monday, June 24, 2013, 4:42 PM
Baseball is a deceptive game, filled with numbers and lies so dense it's easy to see how it became representative of our entire country. Ruben Amaro has stated publicly that he has no intention of trading Cliff Lee or Jonathan Papelbon, and that he has no problem lying to everyone in order to improve... Read more

Phillies named best team in NL East

Monday, June 24, 2013, 3:52 PM
Pop the champagne - the Phillies are the team to beat in the NL East again. This stunner courtesy of the @MLBNetwork research department: #Phillies’ 31-29 record since April 19 is best in NL East. — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) June 24, 2013 Yes, it looks like it will take more than... Read more

Matt Barkley prepares for zombie apocalypse

Monday, June 24, 2013, 2:39 PM
Eagles quarterback Matt Barkley took a timeout from training camp to prepare for an event of far greatest consequence than the NFL season. Always prepared. #FlyEaglesFly RT @MattBarkley: A football. "@Fausty29: What would be your weapon of choice in a zombie apocalypse?" — Philadelphia Eagles... Read more

LeSean McCoy's charity event ends in bloodshed

Monday, June 24, 2013, 2:35 PM
[Image courtesy of PennLive] Charity softball in the sundrenched suburb of Lancaster, PA; not much could be more unassuming and productive. LeSean McCoy's softball game at Lancaster's Clipper Magazine Stadium attracted 7,000 fans and raised $80,000 last year to combat ALS, the disease to which... Read more

Bernard Hopkins takes another swing at Donovan McNabb

Monday, June 24, 2013, 2:05 PM
It's been four years since Donovan McNabb suited up for the Eagles, but Philadelphia native boxer Bernard Hopkins still isn't done with him. After speaking on age, motivation, and ego, in an interview with FOX 29, the 48-year-old boxer and Eagles fan landed on his favorite topic: Donovan McNabb. McNabb's... Read more
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