Three Phillies drove in a pair of runs each to lead Philadelphia past the Yankees yesterday, 7-0. The Pirates, meanwhile, lost in Milwaukee, 5-2.
In the minors, West Virginia beat State College, 4-1, while Harrisburg scored a run in the 10th to beat Richmond, 3-2. And Altoona blanked Akron, 3-0.
Several Mifflin County runners won their age groups for the Juniata Valley Striders at Saturday’s Mountain Top Invitational. Among those winners: Hoyt Rodenbaugh in the 3000, Reese Cubbison in the 800. Runners-up included Camryn Treaster and Graydon Cunningham in their respective 400’s.
Jeff Halligan took the 410’s checkered flag at Port Royal Speedway on Saturday. Also winning at the Speed Palace were Austin Berry in Super Late Models and Derek Hauck in 305’s. Kyle Larson, meanwhile, won NASCAR’s all-star race for the second time in three seasons.
And Garrick Higgo won the PGA’s Palmetto Championship, shooting -11. Six others finished just one stroke back.