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Burnett struggles, Mets crush Phillies 7-1

Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher A. J. Burnett reacts, burying his face in his jersey after allowing a fifth-inning, three-run, home run to New York Mets Travis d'Arnaud in a baseball game against the New York Mets in New York, Monday, July 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

NEW YORK (AP) — The Mets were smacking doubles off A.J. Burnett. The Phillies mostly managed singles off Bartolo Colon.

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Travis d’Arnaud homers, Mets crush Phillies 7-1

New York Mets Travis d'Arnaud (15) reacts as he is greeted by teammates in the dugout after  hitting a fifth-inning, three-run, home run off Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher A.J. Burnett in a baseball game in New York, Monday, July 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

NEW YORK (AP) — Travis d’Arnaud went 3 for 4 with a three-run homer, Bartolo Colon made his second straight strong start, and the New York Mets crushed the Philadelphia Phillies 7-1 on Monday night.

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Fists flying in Philly

Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Jeremy Maclin walks off the field at the NFL teams training camp at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Monday, July 28, 2014.  (AP Photo/The Express-Times, Matt Smith)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — This Eagles’ defense won’t be pushed around.

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This Date In Baseball

1908 — Rube Waddell struck out 16, sending the St. Louis Browns past the Philadelphia A’s 5-4.

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Howard leads Phillies over Diamondbacks 4-2

Philadelphia Phillies' Ryan Howard, left, follows through after hitting a two-run home run off Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Vidal Nuno during the first inning of a baseball game, Sunday, July 27, 2014, in Philadelphia. Diamondbacks catcher Miguel Montero, right, looks on. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The new rule designed to protect catchers helped the Philadelphia Phillies gain a victory.

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