The Phillies played a pair of abbreviated games with Washington yesterday. The Nationals took the opener, 3-1, and were on the verge of winning the second game, taking a one-run lead in extras before the Phils’ got a walk-off grand slam from Brad Miller in an eight-inning, 11-8 Philadelphia victory.
Milwaukee’s 12-0 win over the Pirates completed a three-game sweep. The Brewers outscored the Bucs, 28-3 over the three games.
The Sixers ended up with three picks in last night’s NBA draft, selecting Tennessee guard Jaden Springer, Serbian center Filip Petrusev and Western Kentucky big man Charles Bassey.
And, in area minor league baseball action, Trenton beat the Spikes, 18-4, while Altoona nipped Harrisburg, 7-6.