Posts Tagged Philadelphia

This time, Eagles blow big lead and lose

San Francisco 49ers running back Frank Gore (21) scores on a 55-yard touchdown reception against the Philadelphia Eagles during the second quarter of an NFL football game in Santa Clara, Calif., Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

The Philadelphia Eagles got a taste of their own medicine.

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This Date In Baseball

1913 — Walter Johnson of the Washington Senators finished the season with 36 victories by virtue of a 1-0 decision over the Philadelphia A’s.

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Burnett loses 18th, Phillies fall to Braves

Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher A.J. Burnett waves to the crowd as he leaves the baseball game in the seventh inning against the Atlanta Braves, Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Philadelphia. The Braves won 4-2. (AP Photo/Laurence Kesterson)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — After yet another loss, A.J. Burnett’s future remained in doubt.

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Papelbon pitches 9th, saves Phillies’ win

Philadelphia Phillies closing pitcher Jonathan Papelbon pumps his fist after defeating the Atlanta Braves 5-4 in a baseball game, Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Laurence Kesterson)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jonathan Papelbon made his first appearance in Philadelphia since he made a lewd gesture as he left the field, closing out the Phillies’ 5-4 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Friday night with a scoreless ninth inning.

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Phillies fire assistant general manager

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Phillies have fired assistant general manager and amateur scouting director Marti Wolever.

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